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In the latest blow to Intel, Hewlett Packard Enterprise execs tell The Register its 4th-Gen Xeon Scalable-equipped systems won't ship before AMD's Epyc 4. The news comes as HPE teases four new ProLiant Gen11 systems powered by AMD's next-generation Epyc datacenter CPUs, codenamed Genoa, which are slated to launch during an …

  1. Jou (Mxyzptlk) Silver badge

    It is about time...

    When the "bread and butter" HP servers start using AMD before Intel - that IS a sign I was waiting for. Lenovo/Fujitsu/Microstar/etc should be the next to do the same...

    1. darklord

      Re: It is about time...

      Its all about commercial agreements and #Intel first, the AMD footprint is too small for big manufacturers to dump Intel to second helpings im afraid.

      1. Anonymous Coward
        Anonymous Coward

        Re: It is about time...

        Did you actually read the article?

    2. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: It is about time...

      gen11 even arrived on Arm before x86 so it shows which way they think things are heading.

  2. IanRS

    Complementary service?

    "Compute Ops Management is a complement to rather than a replacement for iLO."

    i.e. An extra expense-as-a-service rather than a replacement one.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: Complementary service?

      As long as I can SSH into it and it has a virtual serial port I can access for free who cares what's it's called.

      You have to pay for lots of features of iLOs but since they're one's I don't need I don't tend to worry about them, although central account management wouldn't go amiss.

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  4. Fenton

    4/8 Socket

    I just wish AMD would get into the 4 and 8 Socket market for Memory requirements > 6TB (yes I know you could use 256GB and larger DIMMs, but reliability goes down)

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