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AMD EPYC Rome Launch

| August 12th, 2019

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Quick reference numbers on performance:

  1. Industry performance is usually 15-20% improvement over generations; however, with EPYC Rome it’s 2x over Cascade Lake.
  2. Spec Integer performance for Intel 8280L is 381 vs EPYC 7742 is 749; i.e. 97% more.
  3. Spec Floating Point performance for Intel 8280L is 306 vs EPYC 7742 is 577; i.e. 88% more.
  4. Specjbb MulijVM performance for Intel 8280L is 93K vs EPYC 7742 is 171K; i.e. 84% more