AMD had broken through 36 and at time of this writing is sitting at 37.52! AMD hit 34 briefly last Fall and had shown strong resistance around 36 the last two weeks. Yet more and more good news are coming out. For starters, Azure had announced their latest instances using strictly Epyc and Radeon Instinct… Continue reading 11/13/19 AMD Breaking Through!
AMD is continuing a torrid pace of supercomputer wins. Atos had announced a contract to supply a BullSequana X supercomputer to the Institute of Interdisciplinary Physics and Complex Systems (IFISC) in Spain, as reported by InsideHPC. Meanwhile, UK's AWE (Atomic Weapons Establishment) had chosen Cray's Shasta supercomputer, using Epyc 7542. Performance is around 7 petaflops, as reported by… Continue reading 11/6/2019 “The Best is Yet to Come.” -Lisa Su
https://www.theverge.com/2019/6/9/18658796/bethesda-softworks-orion-cloud-gaming-improvement-doom-preview-e3-2019 First, Bethesda Softworks announced at E3 their Orion gaming software platform which could greatly improve cloud gaming performance while requiring slower internet speed, for all the different game streaming services. It can be added by game developers into their game engines. If true, the Orion system can actually make these streaming services much more… Continue reading 6/15/19 What is the Future of Cloud Gaming?
https://siliconangle.com/2019/02/01/microsoft-launches-amd-powered-azure-instances-analytics-databases/ This is a big deal. Azure is using Epyc big time. Azure is gaining on AWS also. These instances have no Intel Xeon equivalent. They are rolling out in many regions. This is very promising. https://www.barrons.com/articles/what-the-iphones-success-tells-us-about-the-next-big-product-cycle-51549064551?siteid=yhoof2&yptr=yahoo This is an article talking about if one has great products one can do well even if macro… Continue reading 2/2/19 Saturday