Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday July 30, 2014

AMD Announces the Availability of 64-bit ARM Opteron Developer Kits

AMD today announced the immediate availability of the AMD Opteronآ™ A1100-Series developer kit, which features AMD’s first 64-bit ARMآ®-based processor, codenamed "Seattle." AMD is the first company to provide a standard ARM Cortexآ®-A57- based server platform for software developers and integrators. Software and hardware developers as well as early adopters in large datacenters are eligible and can apply on AMD’s website.

With this announcement, AMD becomes the only provider of 64-bit ARM server hardware with complete ARMv8 instruction set support to foster the development of the ecosystem for efficient storage, Web applications and hosting. AMD is the only provider to offer the standard ARM Cortex-A57 technology.