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Bothell, WA - Mar. 16, 2021 - Silicon Mechanics, one of the largest independent providers of high-performance computing (HPC), artificial intelligence (AI), and data center solutions, today announced availability of systems powered by the new AMD EPYC™ 7003 Series Processors. EPYC™ 7003 Series processors are designed to be the world’s highest performance x86 processor*, helping companies maximize the benefit from their software investment and providing an attractive data center return on investment (ROI).
EPYC™ 7003 Series processors continue to deliver the innovation and technology IT professionals need with industry leading I/O ii*, 7nm x86 hybrid die core, and the assurance of modern security features. Designed to be the world’s highest performance x86 processor, driving faster time to value, EPYC™ 7003 Series processors can help speed data analytics and get answers faster.
AMD continues to drive x86 security feature innovation with AMD Infinity Guard, a group of advanced security features and a silicon embedded security subsystem that helps protect a customer’s most valuable asset – their data. The new EPYC™ 7003 Series processors feature Secure Encrypted Virtualization-Secure Nested Paging (SEV-SNP), the next evolution of SEV, to provide capability for end-to-end encryption of data in virtualized environments iii.
“Our clients count on Silicon Mechanics to help them create the best HPC and AI solutions available, solutions that will give them a competitive edge or meet their complex research challenges,” said Matt Ritter, director of engineering for Silicon Mechanics. “With the improved performance, efficiency, and security of the 3rd Gen AMD EPYC processors, our team can develop cutting-edge systems that support our clients most critical workloads.”
Individual servers built with AMD EPYC™ 7003 Series processors are available now at https://www.siliconmechanics.com/systems/servers/rackform. Fully customized rack scale HPC, AI, or data center systems are also available, upon consultation with engineering staff.
About Silicon Mechanics
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. is one of the world’s largest private providers of high-performance computing (HPC), artificial intelligence (AI), and enterprise storage solutions. Since 2001, Silicon Mechanics’ clients have relied on its custom-tailored open-source systems and professional services expertise to overcome the world’s most complex computing challenges. With thousands of clients across the aerospace and defense, education/research, financial services, government, life sciences/healthcare, and oil and gas sectors, Silicon Mechanics solutions always come with “Expert Included” SM. Learn more at www.siliconmechanics.com.
i. Claims are speculative and are pending testing as of 2/14/2021. Actual claims and claim statements may vary.
ii. Based on processor I/O lanes multiplied by PCIe® bandwidth. PCIe 4 = 16 GB/s link bandwidth vs. PCIe 3 = 8 GB/s. ROM-21
v AMD Infinity Guard security features on EPYC™ processors must be enabled by server OEMs and/or Cloud Service Providers to operate. Check with your OEM or provider to confirm support of these features. Learn more about Infinity Guard at https://www.amd.com/en/technologies/infinity-guard. GD-177
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