Azure gets two next-gen VMs with AMD 4th gen EPYC processors
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Microsoft gets its foot in the door 

After AMD announced its 4th gen EPYC processors, Microsoft has unveiled its two HX-series and HBv4-series -- next-gen Azure VMs.

AMD is now in the fastest supercomputer in the world
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Exascale and super-floppy

The AMD-powered Frontier supercomputer is now the first officially recognized exascale supercomputer in the world, topping 1.102 ExaFlop/s during a sustained Linpack run.

AMD’s EPYC 7003-series available soon
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Friday, 04 March 2022 12:37

AMD’s EPYC 7003-series available soon


Probably by the end of the month

AMD’s server boss Dan McNamara said the company should make its EPYC 7003-series processors with 3D V-Cache available in March.

AMD part of Amazon’s High-Performance Computing
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EC2 Hpc6a Instances for HPC Workloads

AMD’s new EPYC chips are behind Amazon’s EC2 Hpc6a Instance Optimised High-Performance Computing (HPC) product.

IBM Cloud releases third-generation AMD EPYC servers
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128 cores (256 threads) of processing power to play with

IBM Cloud has released Bare Metal Servers using the newly released third-generation AMD EPYC processors.

AMD Milan-X EPYC is a beast with 3D V-Cache
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Monday, 08 November 2021 23:42

AMD Milan-X EPYC is a beast with 3D V-Cache


804MB of total cache per socket

AMD has unveiled its 3rd gen AMD EPYC Milan-X CPU, a beast with 3D V-Cache, up to 64 Zen 3 cores, and an 804MB of total cache per socket, promising up to 50 percent average uplift across targeted workloads.

AMD talks Zen 4 EPYC at the Accelerated Data Center keynote
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Genoa Zen 4 and Bergamo Zen 4c, with up to 96 and 128 cores

During its Accelerated Data Center keynote, AMD has disclosed some impressive details about its upcoming Zen 4-based EPYC lineup, including details about the 4th generation EPYC, and two segments it will cover.

AMD hires former Intel executive
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Wednesday, 29 September 2021 11:56

AMD hires former Intel executive


Cloudy EPYC business


AMD has hired a former Intel data centre executive to lead the cloud business for the chipmaker’s EPYC processors as it seeks to take more server market share away from its rival.

New EPYC supercomputer opens in Berkeley Lab
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One of the fastest in the world 

AMD today joined the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC), Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and others in unveiling the new Perlmutter supercomputer powered by AMD EPYC 7003 Series processors and Nvidia GPUS.

EPYC powers new supercomputer for Singapore
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The Crays are now EPYC

AMD announced that AMD EPYC 7003 Series processors will be used to power a new supercomputer for the National Supercomputing Centre (NSCC) Singapore, the national high-performance computing (HPC) resource center dedicated to supporting science and engineering computing needs.