HPC Fund to deliver supercomputing clusters to researchers combatting COVID-19
AMD and technology partner, Penguin Computing, a division of SMART Global Holdings, have announced that New York University (NYU), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Rice University are the first universities named to receive complete AMD-powered, high performance computing systems from the AMD HPC Fund for COVID-19 research.
X86 processors deliver advanced graphics
Advanced 7nm x86 desktop processors with built-in graphics for consumer and commercial PC markets have been released by AMD.
MPU's security enables Confidential Virtual Machines
AMD and Google Cloud have announced the beta availability of Confidential Virtual Machines (VMs) for Google Compute Engine powered by 2nd Gen AMD EPYC processors, taking advantage of the processors’ advanced security features.
AMD processors drive Hadron Collider data collection
AMD and CERN, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, has announced a new case study.
Desktop processors boast higher boost frequencies
AMD has made three additions to the 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen desktop processors family – the AMD Ryzen 9 3900XT, AMD Ryzen 7 3800XT and AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT processors.
AMD EPYC processors integrated into NVIDIA DGX A100
AMD announced the NVIDIA DGX A100, the third generation of the world’s most advanced AI system, is the latest high-performance computing system featuring 2nd Gen AMD EPYC processors. Delivering five petaflops of AI performance, the elastic architecture of the NVIDIA DGX A100 enables enterprises to accelerate diverse AI workloads such as data analytics, training, and inference.
2nd Gen AMD EPYC processors for AWS customers
AMD has announced that 2nd Gen AMD EPYC processor powered Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) C5a instances are now generally available in the AWS U.S. East, AWS U.S. West, AWS Europe and AWS Asia Pacific regions.
Take a look inside Europe's most powerful supercomputers
AMD has launched a never-seen-before 360 virtual tour of the flagship supercomputer ‘Hawk’ at the High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS) of the University of Stuttgart, Germany. The recently inaugurated Hawk system is among the fastest supercomputers worldwide and the fastest general-purpose system for scientific and industrial computing in Europe.
Dutch National Institute selects AMD and Lenovo in COVID-19 fight
AMD has just announced a new design win with Lenovo and Nikhef, the Dutch National Institute for Subatomic Physics. Nikhef is dedicating its new and freshly installed compute cluster, currently in its test phase, to calculation efforts to help fight COVID-19.
Microprocessors deliver enhanced performance, security
Business notebooks and laptops are the target for AMD’s latest series of Ryzen microprocessors.
Upgrades for supercomputer aid COVID-19 research
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact millions of people worldwide, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and its industry partners are committed to applying the nation’s most powerful supercomputers and expertise in computational modeling and data science to battling the deadly disease.
New AMD EPYC processors redefine performance for database
AMD has announced that it is extending the 2nd Gen AMD EPYC processor family with three new processors that combine the balanced and efficient AMD Infinity architecture with higher speed 'Zen 2' cores for optimal performance on database, commercial High Performance Computing (HPC) and hyperconverged infrastructure workloads.
Supercomputer to be powered by AMD and HPE
AMD has joined Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and HPE, in announcing that El Capitan, the upcoming exascale class supercomputer at LLNL, will be powered by next generation AMD EPYC CPUs, AMD Radeon Instinct GPUs and open source AMD ROCm heterogeneous computing software.
Supercomputer to reduce impact of severe weather events
AMD announced that its EPYC processors have been selected by the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) to accelerate its new supercomputer, based on Atos’s latest BullSequana XH2000 technology, for one of the most powerful meteorological supercomputers in the world.
Box PC in the eNUC standard for high-performance applications
With the AMD Ryzen V1000 based NUCV, E.E.P.D. is launching a new box PC in the eNUC standard for high-performance automotive, industrial, medical and robotics applications. Available also in customer-specific versions, it is developed and manufactured in Germany. This creates confidence in quality and service, while providing protection against industrial espionage.
The art of 3D: Creative technology for the ages
There has never been greater opportunity for creative freedom as there is today. With access to powerful software and hardware, professionals in creative industries today are able to put all of their efforts into bringing their vision to life – without being held back by technology. By Pawel Jaruga, 3D Artist, Poland
Q4 global launch for Ryzen desktop processor
AMD has announced the global availability of its new AMD Ryzen PRO 3000 Series desktop processor lineup, along with new Ryzen PRO processors with Radeon Vega Graphics and AMD Athlon PRO processors with Radeon Vega Graphics.
World’s fastest supercomputer coming in 2021
It has been announced that AMD has joined the US Department of Energy (DOE), Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Cray, in announcing what is expected to be the world’s fastest exascale-class supercomputer, scheduled to be delivered to ORNL in 2021, aiming to deliver what is expected to be more than 1.5 exaflops of expected processing performance.
Embedded product family with enhanced performance
At the Taiwan Embedded Forum, AMD announced the Ryzen embedded product family is growing with the new AMD Ryzen Embedded R1000 SoC. Building upon the success of the Ryzen Embedded V1000 SoC, the AMD Ryzen Embedded R1000 SoC provides embedded customers with dual core, quad-threaded performance, as well as the ability to run fanless, low power solutions for 4K displays; while providing leading-edge security features.
Powerful hardware supports internet solutions
It has been announced by AMD and HOSTKEY, that AMD EPYCTM processor-based servers across HOSTKEY’s infrastructure have been released. This new deployment of AMD EPYC CPUs offers differentiated features, core-count, connectivity and memory bandwidth to HOSTKEY customers running virtualised environments and high-performance computing workloads.