Tremend joins Mellanox in powering the majority of Top 500 supercomputers
February 8, 2019 – Tremend – one of the fastest growing software companies in Romania – has signed an agreement with Mellanox Technologies, a leading supplier of end-to-end connectivity solutions for servers and storage, with headquarters in California and Israel.
Within this agreement, Tremend will provide chip design and verification services, being one of the few providers in Romania that have the technical capacity to deliver in this highly specialized area. Tremend engineers will work side by side with Mellanox experts to build the next generation of the networking processors and switches that power the majority of Top 500 supercomputers and 90% of the Cloud HyperScale companies.
Bogdan Nitulescu, CTO and Partner, Tremend, said: “It’s a partnership that strengthens our business with the semiconductor industry and connects us to an avant-garde segment of software and hardware services. We believe in the growth potential on the local market, capitalizing on our main strengths – highly educated human resources, a talented team and very good cultural compatibility with our partners.”
Tremend will open up to 50 positions within its team in the next two years, offering the opportunity for computer science, mathematics or electronics graduates to specialize in the cutting edge field of chip design and verification for the fastest and most advanced networking products on the market.
Ido Bukspan, VP of Chip Design, Mellanox Technologies said – “We have a great momentum in developing our cutting edge devices and our strategy is designed to keep it going strong. We’re talking here about state-of-the-art, best in the world devices in this specific category. Starting a collaboration with Tremend is further proof to our operational efficiency and we’re confident that we found in Tremend an excellent partner and a talent pool able to drive growth through innovation in our market-leading products.”
The highly skilled engineers already joining the team have strong backgrounds in electronics and computer science, combining software and programming skills with the knowledge of hardware and digital circuits. The core skills needed will be in the domains of high-performance networking, VLSI design and verification, technologies used in the backbone of the Internet and cloud infrastructure.
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About Mellanox Technologies
Mellanox Technologies (NASDAQ: MLNX) is a leading supplier of end-to-end Ethernet and InfiniBand intelligent interconnect solutions and services for servers, storage, and hyper-converged infrastructure. Mellanox intelligent interconnect solutions increase data center efficiency by providing the highest throughput and lowest latency, delivering data faster to applications and unlocking system performance. Mellanox offers a choice of high performance solutions: network and multicore processors, network adapters, switches, cables, software and silicon, that accelerate application runtime and maximize business results for a wide range of markets including high performance computing, enterprise data centers, Web 2.0, cloud, storage, network security, telecom and financial services. Founded in 1999, Mellanox Technologies is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California and Yokneam, Israel. More information is available at www.mellanox.com
With a 13-year experience in providing engineering services, Tremend has implemented more than 300 projects for customers in 15 countries on three continents. The developed solutions have over 60 million users and serve top companies in banking, finance, telecom, automotive, professional services, and medical services. Tremend uses the most innovative technologies of the moment, from AI, IoT to Machine Learning or Microservices. The most important achievement of 2017 was the expansion across the ocean by taking over the US Company 648 Group. The Tremend software consulting and development company was fastest growing in 2016, entering Deloitte Technology Fast 50 in the highest position ever occupied by a Romanian company. Tremend operates in Romania with two offices, in Bucharest and Brasov, and in the US, in Atlanta. More information is available at http://www.tremend.com/