Big data connectivity provider Mellanox Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq:MLNX) reports that Yahoo! Japan Corp. has deployed its InfiniBand solutions for database acceleration at several data center sites in Japan. The company said that with Mellanox, Yahoo! Japan improved its database performance tenfold, while dramatically reducing job processing and backup times.
“Due to the tremendous amount of traffic hitting our databases, it’s important that we have a resilient, high-performance networking solution,” said Hiromune Ozaki, manager of the Data Solution Division, System Management Group at Yahoo! Japan. “Mellanox’s FDR InfiniBand solutions enable us to handle the growth in our data in the most efficient way and improve our capability to serve our users.”
Mellanox VP Marketing Kevin Deierling said, “Companies like Yahoo! Japan require best-in-class networking in order to stay competitive. Mellanox’s end-to-end InfiniBand solutions provide the fastest, most reliable, and most efficient interconnect for mission-critical business applications and services.”
Published by Globes [online], Israel business news - www.globes-online.com - on September 30, 2014
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