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      Enabling business outcomes at the speed of innovation

      Dell EMC PowerEdge servers powered by 2nd Generation AMD EPYC processors deliver innovations to customers of all sizes who need to address demanding and emerging workloads that suit their IT deployment (on- or off-premise).


    • The PowerEdge server portfolio with AMD EPYC provides a balanced ecosystem that helps your business achieve:

      • Faster and more competitive outcomes
      • Efficient data center manageability
      • End-to-end infrastructure security
    • Redesigned and Reimagined with 2nd Gen AMD EPYC processors

    • From virtualization to web tech, data analytics, and HPC, new PowerEdge servers with AMD EPYC are configured to meet and surpass the demands of modern workloads. Leading-edge features like liquid cooling help reduce TCO and improve operations, PCIe Gen4 provide greater bandwidth, and robust end-to-end integrated security protect your investment while you focus on innovation.


      Accelerate performance

      Deliver better performance for traditional and emerging workloads with core or frequency updates, including:

      • 100%1 more processing cores and faster data transfers
      • 20%1 faster memory speed to reduce latency and deliver faster response 
      • 2X1 PCIe performance with Gen4 at 16GT/s to overcome bottlenecks

      Manage effortlessly

      Increase efficiency and accelerate operations with an automated infrastructure with:

      • Up to 96%2 reduction in deployment time with OpenManage system management solutions
      • Easy BIOS tuning with workload-optimized server configuration profiles
      • 56%3 improvement in data center cooling power utilization efficiency (cooling PUE)

      Integrated security

      Protect your investment with innovative features, including:

      • Secure data at rest with OpenManage Secure Enterprise Key Manager and AMD Secure Memory Encryption 
      • Enterprise-wide security with automated firmware and compliance drift detection via iDRAC and OpenManage Enterprise
      • 509 unique keys via Secure Encrypted Virtualization
    • Explore PowerEdge Servers Powered by AMD



      One-Socket Rack Servers Powered by AMD

      One-socket (single CPU) rack servers offer a cost-effective balance of performance and storage capacity to make IT easy. PowerEdge rack servers powered by AMD provide dual-socket performance in a single-socket 1U rack design. 

    • Two-Socket Rack Servers Powered by AMD

      Two-socket (dual CPU) rack servers offer a wide variety of features to accommodate more demanding workloads. PowerEdge servers powered by AMD deliver breakthrough performance, scalability, and outstanding TCO.


    • Two-Socket Rack Servers Powered by AMD Workloads Memory Processor
      PowerEdge R6525 HPC, dense VDI and virtualization 32 (8TB) 2 2nd Gen AMD EPYC™ processors
      PowerEdge C6525 HPC, digital manufacturing, research, web tech 16 (2TB) per node 1 or 2 2nd Gen AMD EPYC™ processors per node
      PowerEdge R7525 All-flash SDS, VDI and data analytics 32 (4TB) 2 2nd Gen AMD EPYC™ processors
    • One-Socket Rack Servers Powered by AMD Workloads Memory Processor
      PowerEdge R6515 Virtualization, HCI and NFV 16 (2TB) 1 2nd Gen AMD EPYC™ processor
      PowerEdge R7515 Virtualization, SDS and data analytics 16 (2TB) 1 2nd Gen AMD EPYC™ processor
    • Why Choose Dell EMC PowerEdge with AMD?

      Dell EMC is a market leader in servers, storage, integrated systems and IT services. Combined with the power of AMD, this balanced server portfolio will help you protect your infrastructure investment so you can focus on what’s really important – realizing your IT and digital business transformations.


      Dell EMC vSAN Ready Nodes

      vSAN Ready Nodes are flexible, pre-configured, and jointly certified to run VMware vSAN with over 30 configurations available with AMD processors4. Each Ready Node includes just the right amount of CPU, memory, network I/O controllers, HDDs and SSDs for your unique workloads.

      • Deploy 130% faster with OpenManage Integration for VMware vCenter5  

      • Get single point-of-contact support from more than 1,800 VMware-certified Dell EMC professionals

      • Update hypervisor and firmware using vLCM and OMIVV in an 8-node cluster with up to 98% less hands-on time and 98% fewer steps6

      • Choose from five platform options powered by AMD processors, including two vSAN Ready Node chassis family offerings with Identity Module

    • Essential Resources

      PowerEdge + AMD Resources

    Customer Stories


      Customer Story: Dutch National Institute for Subatomic Physics

      Discovering the secrets of the universe

      Learn how Nikhef is driving global research into the universe’s building blocks with high-performance computing (HPC) from Dell EMC and AMD EPYC.


      Customer Story: PACKET

      Driving machine learning applications

      Check out how PACKET achieves cost-effective, maximum throughput with Dell EMC PowerEdge servers powered by AMD EPYC for machine learning applications.

    White Papers & More


      Deep Learning Inference on PowerEdge R7425

      This white paper explores the performance and efficiency of using the PowerEdge R7425 server for production-level deep learning inferencing workloads.


      Bringing AMD to the data center

      This Direct from Development tech note discusses compatibility between Intel and AMD processors, workload migrations and scheduler support for heterogenous environments.


      Finish machine learning preparation tasks on Kubernetes containers in less time with the Dell EMC PowerEdge R7525

      This Dell EMC solution did image processing work more quickly than a similarly priced server from HPE


      Get better k-means analytics workload performance for your money with the PowerEdge R7525

      The solution beat an HPE ProLiant DL380 Gen10 server by achieving faster analysis at a similar cost


      PowerEdge R7515 delivered better value on a transactional database than a dual-socket HPE ProLiant DL380 Gen10

      In a VMware vSAN environment, the Dell EMC solution performed more transactional database work for each dollar spent on hardware and software


      Get stronger SQL Server performance for less with PowerEdge R6515 clusters powered by AMD EPYC 7502P processors

      On an OLTP workload in a virtualized environment, a cluster of these single-socket servers outperformed a cluster of the higherpriced dual-socket HPE ProLiant DL360 Gen10, powered by Intel Xeon Gold 6242 processors



      Pushing HCI Beyond the Data Center

      PowerEdge servers based on AMD EPYC provide customers with even greater HCI deployment options.


      Setting the TCPx-HS Benchmark for 1 and 10TB

      Test results show how the single-socket PowerEdge R6415 offers the right feature set for data analysis.


      Dual-Socket Performance in a Single-Socket Server

      Gartner analysis examines how single-socket PowerEdge servers with AMD EPYC deliver surprising performance in a small footprint.


      Partnering with AMD to Tackle Your Most Complex Workloads

      Announcing PowerEdge with 2nd Gen AMD EPYC CPUs, designed to address the requirements of a multi-cloud world


      HPC Forecast Calls for EPYC Weather Modeling

      Ready Solutions for HPC integrate PowerEdge and 2nd Gen AMD EPYC to offer improved performance for climate and weather modeling.


      Being Deliberate with PowerEdge and AMD’s New High-Frequency CPUs

      Putting the new AMD HF CPUs into the PowerEdge platforms empowers relational databases, HPC, and virtualization workloads, while keeping your business up and running.


      HPC For The Masses: New SDSC Supercomputer To Serve 50,000 Users

      In this new data era, HPC systems often need to meet the diverse requirements of thousands of users.


      4 New Reasons to Consider a 1-Socket Server

      There are now 14 reasons why single socket servers could rule the future. 


      Powering Scientific Research with Dell EMC and AMD

      The Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing at Oregon State University capitalizes on Dell EMC PowerEdge servers with AMD processors in a highly heterogeneous HPC research environment.


      Balanced Memory is Best: 2nd Generation AMD EPYC Processors for PowerEdge Servers

      Every CPU generation has unique memory population guidelines that must be satisfied to attain the best memory performance.

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    • 1 Based on Dell EMC Internal Analysis: versus comparable Dell EMC PowerEdge Servers with AMD Naples configurations

      2 Based on Dell EMC Internal Analysis: PowerEdge OpenManage vs manual deployment

      3 Based on Dell EMC Internal Analysis

      Based on Dell EMC review of vSAN RN offering across all OEMs listed on VMware vSAN Compatibility Guide August 28, 2020.

      Based on Dell EMC internal competitive testing of PowerEdge and OMIVV versus Cisco UCS manual OS deployment.

      *Compared to manual approach.    Based on “New VMware vSphere 7.0 features reduced the time and complexity of routine update and compatibility-checking tasks”, a Principled Technologies Test Report commissioned by Dell, July 2020. Full report found here: