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Collaboration to accelerate end-to-end Ethernet storage
Marvell has announced that it is working with leading SSD vendor KIOXIA and original design manufacturers (ODMs) Foxconn-Ingrasys and Accton to bring its Ethernet Bunch of Flash (EBOF) technology solutions for Ethernet storage to market. As data growth continues to soar, data centres are faced with demand for greater storage bandwidth and capacity as well as lower latency.
PHY transceiver solutions with high-speed technology
Marvell has introduced a dual 400GbE (Gigabit Ethernet) PHY transceiver with 100GbE serial electrical I/O capabilities, designed to drive next-generation, secured high-density optical infrastructure. Data growth continues to put unprecedented demand on data centres and cloud providers, spurring the need for innovative technologies that can provide higher throughputs with enhanced energy efficiency.
Multi-core infrastructure processors support accelerators
Marvell has announced OCTEON TX2, the latest family of multi-core infrastructure processors targeting a wide variety of wired and wireless networking equipment including switches, routers, secure gateways, firewall, network monitoring, 5G base stations, and smart network interface controllers (NICs).
Timestamping transceiver for 5G infrastructure
Marvell has announced its dual 400GbE (Gigabit Ethernet) MACsec PHY transceiver with 256-bit encryption and Class C compliant precision time protocol (PTP) timestamping, bringing advanced performance, security and transfer speeds for next-generation networking infrastructure.
NVIDIA CUDA-X AI and HPC software stack now available
Marvell announced the availability of NVIDIA GPU support on its ThunderX family of Arm-based server processors. Following NVIDIA’s June announcement to bring CUDA to the Arm architecture, Marvell has collaborated with NVIDIA to port its CUDA-X AI and HPC libraries, GPU-accelerated AI frameworks and software development tools to the ThunderX platform.
Enhanced 32GFC accelerates NVMe access with lower latency
Marvell has announced that its QLogic line of Enhanced 32GFC PCIe Gen 4 HBAs are now available from Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) for their ProLiant and Apollo Gen 10 servers. HPE Gen 10 servers with Marvell’s newest 32GFC HBAs are capable of achieving 50% more in terms of transactional performance than previous generations, enabling enterprise class databases to now scale to exceed the most demanding data centre workloads.
Expanded portfolio of automotive solutions at IEEE
Marvell showcased its advanced solutions at the IEEE Automotive Technology Day 2019, which were designed to empower the future of autonomous driving. Kicking off in Detroit, the IEEE event provided a forum for the industry to share ideas along with implementation strategies and applications related to Automotive Ethernet Systems.
High-port multi-gigabit automotive Ethernet switches
Marvell has announced a family of high-port count, ultra-low latency automotive switches with multi-gigabit routing throughput capabilities. This innovative portfolio includes the industry’s first high-port count aggregation switch, offering all ports at gigabit capacity enabling clustering of safety critical sensor data in an Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) and data transfer over highspeed PCIe host uplink.
Ethernet switch software achieves ASPICE Level 2 Certification
Marvell has announced that its automotive Ethernet switch software has achieved Automotive SPICE Level 2 certification. Specifically, ASPICE Level 2 provides car manufacturers the confidence to employ Marvell’s software in crucial applications spanning, Advance Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), L3/L4 Autonomous Drive (AD) as well as secure central gateways.
NVMe-oF Ethernet SSD technology leadership extended
Marvell has announced an expansion of its NVMe over Fabrics (NVMe-oF) portfolio. The solutions include one powering the Toshiba Memory native NVMe-oF Ethernet solid state drive (SSD) with Marvell’s NVMe-oF SSD converter controller, delivering direct-to-Ethernet SSD.
Performance power benefits for emerging edge computing
Marvell has released the lowest power PCIe Gen4 NVMe Solid-State Drive (SSD) controller portfolio. Marvell’s newest SSD controllers are designed to meet the need for lower power and higher performance in next-gen data centres and edge devices as AI and 5G gain momentum.
Marvell extends strategic partnership with Arm
Marvell has announced it has entered a broader strategic partnership with Arm, a subsidiary of SoftBank Group, to accelerate the design and development of next-gen Marvell ThunderX server processor technology. This new agreement includes dedicated Arm support for Marvell’s R&D in the server processor technology area for at least three more years. As a result, Marvell can further expand its Arm-based server products and roadmap to enable...
Acquisition to accelerate Ethernet technology leadership
Marvell and Aquantia have announced a definitive agreement, approved by the boards of directors of both companies, under which Marvell will acquire all outstanding shares of Aquantia common stock in exchange for consideration of $13.25 per share in cash.
QLogic portfolio remains the top choice for enterprise datacentres
Marvell has announced that its QLogic Fibre Channel (FC) technology is in its 16th consecutive year of global market share leadership as confirmed within Crehan Research’s Q4 2018 Quarterly Market Share Report. According to this report, Marvell QLogic Fibre Channel solutions held a majority of the global revenue share in 2018.
Ushering a new era in connected intelligence and edge computing
Marvell has announced an Ethernet switch solution portfolio, ranging from 2 to 12.8 Tbps, designed for edge and private data centres utilising composable infrastructure. The Marvell Prestera CX 8500 family is architected with a robust feature-set to meet the distinctive data centre requirements needed to support the approaching tsunami of connected intelligence, edge computing and 5G applications.
Duo extend partnership for 5G global infrastructure
Marvell has announced with Samsung Electronics, the expansion of a long term partnership for enabling leading wireless infrastructure networks. Samsung and Marvell are collaborating on the development and launch of multiple generations of radio and control plane processors for both LTE and 5G NR, enabling carriers to deploy multi-radio access technology in order to meet the ever-increasing data usage of today’s users and emerging applicatio...
Network infrastructure solutions on display at MWC 2019
Marvell is demonstrating a suite of highly optimised networking engines at Mobile World Congress this week. With the massive increase of connected devices, voice/data creation and machine-to-machine traffic, existing network bandwidths are under tremendous stress. Evolutions in WiFi 6, LTE-A, 5GNR as well as changes to the topology of wired networks will enable dramatically new applications ranging from smart cities to automated fa...
End-to-end solutions for 5G infrastructure deployments
Marvell has announced a highly flexible end-to-end optimised 5G platform specifically tailored to exceed OEM design demands, accelerate development of 5G New Radio (5G NR) systems and, ultimately, speed global carrier deployments. Marvell’s market position in wireless networking technology has grown with each successive generation of wireless standards.
Partnership delivers integrated automotive Ethernet solution
Specialist in infrastructure semiconductor solutions, Marvell, together with ESCRYPT are offering a joint solution to secure Ethernet-based in-vehicle communication. The Marvell 88Q5050 automotive secure switch integrates ESCRYPT‘s CycurGATE firewall and intrusion detection system to provide an enhanced level of end-to-end security to the automotive customers.
Marvell wins GSA public semiconductor company award
Awarded based on feedback from the greater GSA community, Marvell has been named the ‘2018 Most Respected Public Semiconductor Company’ by the Global Semiconductor Alliance, for companies with $1bn to $5bn in annual sales. The award recognises industry leaders that have demonstrated excellence through their vision, innovation, execution and overall reputation.