|Acquired company recently - tiny mention during CC but didn't go into detail. Now it's known:|
In August 2017, Mellanox acquired privately held Cigol Digital Systems Ltd., a company consisting of IDF cyber experts who specialize in FPGA-based security solutions. Mellanox acquired Cigol for its expertise in network security, crypto engines and FPGA design.
The acquisition allows Mellanox to broaden its customer base by adding the necessary security building blocks designed to enable customers to achieve more robust and secure interconnect solutions. The Cigol acquisition will help improve Mellanox's ability to deliver faster time-to-market, high-end security solutions.
Location: Herzliya, Israel