11/10/2021, 4:08 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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IBM, AMD to expand cloud server processor deal

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) revealed on Wednesday that it reached a deal with International Business Machines Corporation's (IBM) Cloud platform on expanded usage of AMD's server processors in IBM Cloud's future offerings to its clients.

"Our customers have a high demand for computing processing power and the new 3rd Gen AMD EPYC processors provide the high levels of performance and scalability we were looking for," IBM Cloud Vice President Suresh Gopalakrishnan pointed out in the press release.

According to the agreement, IBM Cloud will offer its users 3rd Gen AMD server CPU technology that will provide them with 128 CPU cores per server, maximum boosts up to 3.5 GHz and "support for eight memory channels per socket with up to 4 TB RAM," among other features.

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