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AMD Donates HPC Systems to fight COVID-19

AMD has announced a COVID-19 HPC fund to provide research institutions with computing resources to accelerate medical research on COVID-19 and other diseases. The fund will include an initial donation of $15 million of high-performance systems powered by AMD EPYC CPUs and AMD Radeon Instinct GPUs to key research institutions. “I’m also proud that AMD last week joined the COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium,” writes AMD CEO Lisa Su.