Intel Xeon Processor family preparing for two new additions
Recently the Intel Xeon family of processors having been dominating the Top500 list for November 2016. In the most recent Top500 list, Intel holds over 92% of the market share. Intel are extending on this lead by launching the new Xeon E5-2699A V4. They have also been showing off Skylake-EP.
The Intel Xeon E5-2699A V4 is mentioned to be a higher-clocked (200MHz) version of the recently released version of the Intel Xeon E5-2699 V4 which had been released in March 2016. The clock speed increase, will in turn give an increase in HPC performance.
As well as recently announcing the Intel Xeon E5-2699A V4, Intel has also released more information on the Skylake-EP. Intel have said they are mid-2017 for availability. They are also acclaiming that the new architecture will have included AVX-512 instructions.
Below is a comparison table of ten Intel Xeon E5 processors
|SKU Name||Cores/Threads||Base Clock||L3 Cache (LLC)||TDP|
|Intel Xeon E5-2699A V4||22/44||2.4 GHz||55 MB||145W|
|Intel Xeon E5-2699 V4||22/44||2.2 GHz||55 MB||145W|
|Intel Xeon E5-2698 V4||20/40||2.2 GHz||50 MB||135W|
|Intel Xeon E5-2697A V4||16/32||2.6 GHz||40 MB||145W|
|Intel Xeon E5-2697 V4||18/36||2.3 GHz||45 MB||145W|
|Intel Xeon E5-2695 V4||18/36||2.1 GHz||45 MB||120W|
|Intel Xeon E5-2696 V4||22/44||2.1 GHz||55 MB||150W|
|Intel Xeon E5-2690 V4||14/28||2.6 GHz||35 MB||135W|
|Intel Xeon E5-2687W V4||12/24||3.0 GHz||30 MB||160W|
|Intel Xeon E5-2683 V4||16/32||2.1 GHz||40 MB||120W|