AMD's robotics starter kit for the factory of the future
AMD has announced the Kria KR260 Robotics Starter Kit, the latest addition to the Kria portfolio of adaptive system-on-modules (SOMs) and developer kits. A scalable and out-of-the-box development platform for robotics, the Kria KR260 offers a seamless path to production deployment with the existing Kria K26 adaptive SOMs.
Latest server processors get embedded support
IT/OT convergence at the edge needs customised server solutions with scalable performance to match individual requirements. Developing such solutions requires embedded support for key hardware components.
AMD and Meta's Evenstar project for 4G/5G networks
AMD has announced its Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC (radio-frequency system on chip) which has enabled the development of multiple Evenstar radio units (RUs), whose project is led by Meta Connectivity. These RUs are to expand 4G/5G global mobile network infrastructure.
AMD EPYC Processors power Oracle Cloud Infrastructure E4 Dense instances
AMD has announced the expansion of the AMD EPYC processor footprint within the cloud ecosystem, powering the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) E4 Dense instances.
Processors boost Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 racing team
AMD and the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One (F1) Team today showcased how AMD EPYC processors improved aerodynamics testing capacity, contributing to the Mercedes-AMG Petronas team winning its eighth Constructors’ Championship in the 2021 racing season.
AMD unveils Workload-Tailored innovations and products
AMD launches Instinct MI200 series accelerators and provides details on expanded set of next-generation EPYC processors at the Accelerated Data Center Premiere.
Case study: defence industry modernises IT infrastructure
A case study has revealed how defence agencies are harnessing the dynamic combination of Cisco servers and AMD EPYC processors to help ensure mission success. Defence agencies across the globe are recognising the benefits of high-performance servers as they look to modernise their IT infrastructures.
Google selects AMD to launch first Tau VM Instance
AMD and Google Cloud have announced T2D, the first instance in the new family of Tau Virtual Machines (VMs) powered by 3rd Gen AMD EPYC processors. According to Google Cloud, the T2D instance offers 56% higher absolute performance and more than 40% higher price performance for scale-out workloads.
EPYC 7003 processors to power NSCC
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.
New AMD EPYC processor extends per socket performance
AMD has announced the new AMD EPYC 7003 Series CPUs, which includes the AMD EPYC 7763, according to the company it is the highest-performing server processor. The new EPYC 7003 series processors help HPC, cloud and enterprise customers do more, faster, by delivering the best performance of any server CPU with up to 19% more instructions per clock.
How creative industries can cut costs while futureproofing their IT
Creative industries are under huge pressure caused by the pandemic. For the SMB sector, there’s never been a greater need to cut costs and futureproof themselves against further economic uncertainty in the coming months. We want to share an example of one British creative technology business which has just released a case study exploring how it pivoted towards a more cost effective IT infrastructure.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory advances galaxy simulations
AMD has announced it’s working with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to provide GPUs which can help investigate astrophysics and galaxy formations. ORNL is preparing eight key scientific applications for Frontier, and one of them is CHOLLA, which investigates astrophysics and galaxy formations, one of the first workloads in its class to run on GPUs.
AMD Ryzen Embedded V2000 processors bring efficiency
AMD has launched a new product in its high-performance Embedded processor family, the AMD Ryzen Embedded V2000 Series processor. Built on the innovative 7nm process technology, ‘Zen 2’ cores and high-performance AMD Radeon graphics, the AMD Ryzen Embedded V2000 Series provides high performance with 7nm technology.
AMD Ryzen Embedded V2000 processors with enhanced performance
AMD launched a new product in its high-performance Embedded processor family, the AMD Ryzen Embedded V2000 Series processor. Built on the innovative 7nm process technology, ‘Zen 2’ cores and high-performance AMD Radeon graphics, the AMD Ryzen Embedded V2000 Series provides a new class of performance with 7nm technology, incredible power efficiency and continues to deliver enterprise-class security features for embedded customers.
IBM and AMD collaborate on AI and Confidential Computing
IBM and AMD has announced a multi-year joint development agreement to enhance and extend the security and Artificial Intelligence (AI) offerings of both companies. The joint development agreement will expand this vision by building upon open-source software, open standards, and open system architectures to drive Confidential Computing in hybrid cloud environments and support a broad range of accelerators across High-Performance Com...
AMD to buy Xilinx in $35bn deal
AMD will buy Xilinx in an all-stock transaction valued at $35 billion. The deal brings together performance processor technologies, combining CPUs, GPUs, FPGAs, Adaptive SoCs and deep software expertise.
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.