9/21/19 Ryzen 3950X and 3rd Gen Threadripper to Launch in November, Implications

On 9/20/19 AMD twitted that Ryzen 3950X (16 cores) and 3rd Gen Threadripper will launch in November 2019, in volume. They also posted an image of Threadripper with text saying “premiering with 24 cores”. This lead to quite a reaction on the web. First thoughts were of some disappointment. 3950X was originally slated for September… Continue reading 9/21/19 Ryzen 3950X and 3rd Gen Threadripper to Launch in November, Implications

7/12/19 7 nm Launch, Five Days Later…AMD 33.06 to 33.21

Ryzen CPUs have jumped to the top of the Amazon best selling CPUs list, occupying 4 of the top 5, 8 of the top 10, 10 of the top 15 and 14 of the top 20! It's a clean sweep! Sure it's only the first week of launch, with interests sky high, but Zen 1… Continue reading 7/12/19 7 nm Launch, Five Days Later…AMD 33.06 to 33.21

3/28/19 AWS New Epyc Instances AMD 24.89 to 25.06

https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2019/03/new-amazon-ec2-m5ad-and-r5ad-featuring-amd-epyc-processors-are-now-available/ These AWS M5 and R5 instances are very important wins for AMD. Cloud users can achieve 10% savings by switching from Intel to AMD instantaneously. Actually T3 instances are also announced at the AWS Summit. Check out these slides below from the summit. https://imgur.com/a/rhnBo5r Slides from the AWS Summit This is a quote by… Continue reading 3/28/19 AWS New Epyc Instances AMD 24.89 to 25.06