DOE has decided to use AMD's Epyc and Radeon Instinct for its El Capitan supercomputer at the Lawrence Livermore National Lab! To review, DOE, under the CORAL-2 Procurement, was to acquire three exascale supercomputers. Aurora (1 exaflops) was awarded to Intel for Argonne National Lab, detailed here. Frontier (1.5 exaflops) was award to HPE/Cray, using… Continue reading 3/4/20 AMD Wins El Capitan!
https://www.anandtech.com/show/14419/amd-confirms-zen-4-epyc-codename-and-elaborates-frontier-cpu Epyc 4 is Genoa. Frontier will use special chip rumored to have 15 chiplets, with GPU chiplets added to the CPU and I/O dies. This can then be sold to the general market as well. AMD is advancing rapidly with their architecture! https://www.pcgamesn.com/amd/navi-rx-5000-gpu-release-date-performance https://www.pcgamesn.com/amd/ryzen-3000-cpu-overclocking https://www.pcgamesn.com/amd/navi-availability-factory-overclocked-graphics-cards-coolers Rumors are starting to appear on Navi and Ryzen… Continue reading 5/28/19 Epyc 4 is Genoa! AMD 26.44 to 29.05