AMD Epyc Servers a Key to Mercedes' F1 Team Success

AMD Epyc Servers a Key to Mercedes’ F1 Team Success

Today AMD highlighted its contribution to the highly successful Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One (F1) Team. In brief, second generation AMD Epyc processors have been instrumental in speeding up computational fluid dynamics (CFD) workloads, an important contributor to F1 race team success. AMD says that by using servers based on its processors, the race team has…

Smart Modular Brings Optane Memory to AMD EPYC Servers

Smart Modular Brings Optane Memory to AMD EPYC Servers

One of the advantages that servers based on Intel’s 2nd and 3rd Generation Xeon Scalable processors have over AMD EPYC-powered machines is support for Optane Persistent Memory modules that can be used to expand main memory capacity relatively cheaply–something that is important for many applications. But Smart Modular has developed a card that can add Optane PMMs to any…

Ryzen 5000 Custom Gaming Servers Now Available

Ryzen 5000 Custom Gaming Servers Now Available

Cloud server provider OVHcloud announced today new gaming-specific servers equipped with AMD’s latest Ryzen 5000 series chips that currently lead our list of Best CPUs. The cloud provider offers two configurations: a Ryzen 5 5600X server equipped with 32GB of RAM for $113.51 a month, or a Ryzen 7 5800X configuration with 64GB of RAM…