New AMD FirePro S9170 server promises more

AMD today announced the new AMD FirePro S9170 server GPU, the 32GB single-GPU server card for DGEMM heavy double-precision workloads.

The AMD FirePro S9170 server GPU can deliver up to 5.24 TFLOPS of peak single precision compute performance while enabling throughput double precision performance, providing up to 2.62 TFLOPS of peak double precision performance, said AMD in a statement.

AMD will be targeting data center managers who oversee clusters within academic or government bodies, oil and gas industries, or deep neural network compute cluster development.

Sean Burke, corporate vice president and general manager, AMD Professional Graphics group, said that the AMD FirePro S9170 server GPU can accelerate complex workloads in scientific computing, data analytics, or seismic processing, wielding 32GB of memory.
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AMD FirePro S9170 benefits:

# With up to 2.62 TFLOPS of peak double precision performance, AMD FirePro S9170 delivers up to 40 percent more performance than the competitive solution

# Support for 40 percent better double precision performance, while using 10 percent less power than the competition2

The AMD FirePro S9170 is the industry’s first server GPU with 32GB GDDR5 on-board memory and features a 512-bit memory interface for 320 GB/s of memory bandwidth

Equipped with 32GB of GDDR5 memory, the AMD FirePro S9170 GPU can accelerate memory-intensive applications and process larger and more computationally complex workloads with ease

AMD FirePro S9170 GPU features 33 percent more memory than the competitive GPU

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