Cloud and Big Data Storage Solution Utilizes Low Latency Interconnect for 40Gb iSCSI Connectivity
TOKYO — (BUSINESS WIRE) — November 4, 2014 — vForum 2014 â€“ MellanoxÂ® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of end-to-end interconnect solutions for servers and storage systems, today announced that Toshibaâ€™s SC3000 storage controllers utilize Mellanoxâ€™s ConnectXÂ®-3 40 Gigabit Ethernet NICs to provide leading application performance, efficiency and fast access to storage.
â€śOur customers are being asked to deal with a new reality â€“ the need to process more data, more quickly,â€ť said Koichi Kagawa, General Manager, Cloud Platform and Service Division, at Toshiba. â€śMellanoxâ€™s ConnectX-3 40 Gigabit Ethernet NICs enable our SC3000 to provide the high-performance, low-latency and reliable connectivity that organizations demand for cloud deployments.â€ť
The SC3000 is part of the Toshiba Total Storage Platform, which is optimized for big data and cloud workloads. The SC3000 offers a highly reliable storage solution with the optimal balance of performance and capacity. The Mellanox 40 Gigabit Ethernet NIC integrated into SC3000 provides a low-latency, high-bandwidth solution while remaining cost-effective. In addition to the utilization of Mellanoxâ€™s ConnectX-3 40GbE NIC in the SC3000, Toshibaâ€™s TC3000 also leverages Mellanoxâ€™s InfiniBand technology to enable seamless, fast communication and high availability between controllers.
â€śData growth and the need for information in near-real time are changing the game in enterprise storage, making it increasingly important that bottlenecks are minimized and that performance is scalable,â€ť said Kevin Deierling, vice president of marketing at Mellanox Technologies. â€śOur ConnectX-3 40 Gigabit Ethernet NIC delivers the latency and bandwidth needed for storage solutions like Toshibaâ€™s, allowing them to perform at the highest level in enterprise and cloud environments.â€ť
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