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AMD Launches Epyc Rome, First 7nm CPU
HPCWire, August 8th, 2019
The new AMD Epyc 7002 series is a follow-on to the first-gen 14nm Epyc Naples CPUs, released in June 2017

"The announcement marks a significant competitive step for AMD in its struggle to take market share from segment leader Intel. Intel meanwhile is preparing its 14nm Cooper Lake server chip line for launch in the first half of 2020 with 10nm Ice Lake to follow.

At the event held for press, analysts and partners, AMD emphasized its process leadership, a performance advantage over the Intel Cascade Lake line and put a sharp focus on security, which has been on a continuous news cycle since the Spectre/Meltdown vulnerabilities came to light over a year-and-a-half ago..."

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