2nd Gen AMD EPYC™ are a new breed of server processors which sets a higher standard for datacenters. Groundbreaking design makes AMD EPYC™ #1 in performance across industry standard benchmarks1. Performance you can count on to propel your modern datacenter workloads. ’Hardened at the Core’ protection helps defend against side-channel attacks and EPYC's secure encrypted virtualization features help keep your data safe. The processor’s agility helps you manage new deployments and changing workloads, with the system resources you need, simply and cost-effectively. AMD is the server processor company can count on for innovation and leadership today and into the future.
AMD EPYC Processors
The secret is under the hood
Forged from the finest silicon
EPYC™ by the numbers
Be top of the security chain
Enabling software boot without corruption
Restrict Internal Vulnerabilities
Safeguarding Virtual and Cloud Infrastructure
All-in feature set
First-to-market PCIe® Gen 4 readiness
1-Socket EPYC™ server advantage
With a 1-socket EPYC™ server, you can cut licensing costs up to 50% with ‘per-socket software’8 such as VMware® vSphere or vSAN.
- AMD EPYC™ processors have delivered World Record scores with 2P x86 servers on SPEC CPU® 2017_rate_int_peak and base of 749 and 682, and VMmark® 3.1 SAN for 2 host/2 socket (12.28 @14 tiles) and vSAN for 4 host/4 socket (12.23 @13 tiles). - EPYC SPEC CPU® Peak score can be found at https://spec.org/cpu2017/results/res2019q3/cpu2017-20190722-16242.pdf as of August 7, 2019. The next highest peak score can be found at: http://spec.org/cpu2017/results/res2019q3/cpu2017-20190624-15369.pdf as of July 28, 2019. - EPYC SPEC CPU® Base score can be found at https://spec.org/cpu2017/results/res2019q3/cpu2017-20190722-16242.pdf as of August 7, 2019. The next highest base score can be found at http://spec.org/cpu2017/results/res2019q3/cpu2017-20190624-15369.pdf as of July 28, 2019. - EPYC VMmark® SAN for 2 host/2 socket score can be found at https://www.vmware.com/content/dam/digitalmarketing/vmware/en/pdf/vmmark/2019-08-07-HPE-ProLiant-DL385Gen10.pdf. The next highest score can be found at at https://www.vmware.com/products/vmmark/results3x.html - EPYC VMmark vSAN® for 4 host/4 socket score can be found at https://www.vmware.com/content/dam/digitalmarketing/vmware/en/pdf/vmmark/2019-08-07-HPE-ProLiant-DL325Gen10.pdf. The next highest score can be found at at https://www.vmware.com/products/vmmark/results3x.html ROM-127. - 1P AMD EPYC™ 7742 using NVIDIA Tesla V100-PCIE-16GB scored 11.6 SPECaccel_ocl_base on SPEC ACCEL® OpenCL™ benchmark, as published at https://www.spec.org/accel/results/res2019q3/accel-20190716-00128.html as of 8/7/2019 which is higher than all other publications on the SPEC® website as of 8/1/2019. ROM-151 - A 2P EPYC™ 7702 powered server has a score of 2,280.00 on TPCx-V, http://www.tpc.org/5302, as of Aug 7, 2019. System available Aug 7, 2019. This is the only 2P TPCx-V score. The highest previous score was a 1P AMD EPYC 7551P, http://www.tpc.org/tpcx-v/results/tpcx-v_result_detail-5301.asp. ROM-123
- Cloud and Virtualization Performance is measured with VMmark® 3.1: - 2x AMD EPYC™ 7702 scored 12.88 @ 14 Tiles on August 7, 2019 (https://www.vmware.com/content/dam/digitalmarketing/vmware/en/pdf/vmmark/2019-08-07-HPE-ProLiant-DL385Gen10.pdf) - 2x Intel Xeon Platinum 8280 scored 9.02 @ 9 Tiles on July 28, 2019 (https://www.vmware.com/products/vmmark/results3x.html) Integer Performance is measured with SPECrate®2017_int_rate_base: - 2x AMD EPYC™ 7742 scored 682 on August 07,2019 (https://spec.org/cpu2017/results/res2019q3/cpu2017-20190722-16242.html) - 2x Intel Xeon Platinum 8280L scored 364 on July 28th, 2019 (http://spec.org/cpu2017/results/res2019q2/cpu2017-20190429-12779.html) Floating-Point Performance is measured with SPECrate®2017_fp_rate_base - 2x AMD EPYC™ 7742 scored 524 on August 07, 2019 (http://spec.org/cpu2017/results/res2019q3/cpu2017-20190722-16241.html) - 2x Intel Xeon Platinum 8280 scored 293 on July 28th, 2019 (http://spec.org/cpu2017/results/res2019q2/cpu2017-20190318-11211.html) JAVA® Performance is measured with SPECjbb®2015-MultiJVM max-jOPS: - 2x AMD EPYC™ 7742 scored 355121 on August 07, 2019 (http://www.spec.org/jbb2015/results/res2019q3/jbb2015-20190717-00460.html) - 2x Intel Xeon Platinum 8280 scored 194068 on July 09, 2019 (http://www.spec.org/jbb2015/results/res2019q2/jbb2015-20190313-00374.html) HPC Performance is measured with ANSYS FLUENT®: Based on AMD internal testing of ANSYS FLUENT 19.1, lm6000_16m benchmark, as of July 17, 2019 of a 2P EPYC 7742 powered reference server versus a 2P Intel Xeon Platinum 8280 powered server. Results may vary. ROM-42
- Testing by AMD Performance Labs as of 11/22/2019 utilizing the Ryzen 7 4800U vs. 2nd Gen Ryzen 7 3700U in Cinebench R20 Benchmark. Results may vary. RM3-06.
- Based on standard calculation method for determining FLOPS. ROM-04
- Based on June 8, 2018 AMD internal testing of same-architecture product ported from 14 to 7 nm technology with similar implementation flow/methodology, using performance from SGEMM. EPYC-07
- Some supported features and functionality of second generation AMD EPYC™ processors (codenamed “Rome”) require a BIOS update from your server manufacturer when used with a motherboard designed for the first generation AMD EPYC 7000 series processor. A motherboard designed for “Rome” processors is required to enable all available functionality. ROM-06.
- Comparing 2x Intel Xeon Gold 6262V with 1 AMD EPYC 7702P Processor. Intel 6262V Specifications and price as of 07/16/2019 on ark.intel.com. SPECrate®2017_int_base scores: Intel Gold 6262V, 2P: http://spec.org/cpu2017/results/res2019q2/cpu2017-20190513-13604.pdf AMD EPYC 7702P, 1P: http:/spec.org/cpu2017/results/res2019q3/cpu2017-20190723-16405.html as of August 7, 2019
- For software licensed by the socket (eg. VMware products), One EPYC 7702P can save up to 50% on licensing cost ver a server with two Intel Gold 6262V processors. ROM-20
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