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  1. cageymaru

    AWS VP Matt Garman Announces the Availability of AMD EPYC Powered Instances

    Amazon Web Services vice president Matt Garman talks to AMD CEO and president Dr. Lisa Su about the availability of AMD EPYC processor powered instances on AWS. The official statement can be viewed here. AMD announces a groundbreaking partnership with Amazon Web Services.
  2. cageymaru

    Linux Application Scaling Featuring 128 Threads from Dual AMD EPYC 7601 Processors

    Michael Larabel of Phoronix has conducted a test of Linux application scaling on up to 128 threads. He chose a Dell PowerEdge R7425 server featuring two AMD EPYC 7601 processors for a total of 64 cores and 128 threads, 512GB of RAM (16 x 32GB DDR4), and 20 x 500GB Samsung 860 EVO SSDs. He ran...
  3. FrgMstr

    Intel Discounting Xeon CPUs Under Pressure from AMD EPYC

    If you or somebody you know is looking to make a server purchase any time in the future, ServeTheHome is telling us that Intel is going as far as matching prices on quoted EPYC CPUs from AMD. Obviously, you will be needed to build out your own infrastructure on these purchases, so the impact to...
  4. cageymaru

    AMD EPYC Server Sales Show Great Promise According to Analysts

    AMD EPYC server sales are eroding Intel's positioning in the server market. Intel has fallen from a 99.5% share of the server CPU market to 98.7% in a year. This roughly translates to $57.66 million in revenue for AMD in the second quarter 2018 alone. Aaron Rakers from Wells Fargo expects AMD...