Leaseweb, a global provider of IaaS hosting services with more than 80,000 dedicated servers under management, has announced the availability of 2nd Gen AMD EPYC Processor powered dedicated servers as an addition to the Leaseweb server fleet. With global stock available now, this announcement would mark Leaseweb as one of the first IaaS hosting providers to offer global access to this new processor.
The 2nd Gen AMD EPYC processor based dedicated servers would play a key role in meeting market demands for scalable, efficient and easy-to-operate hybrid cloud infrastructure. The 2nd Gen EPYC processors support up to 64 “Zen 2” cores and 128 threads per socket, support PCIe 4 and include advanced security features to help protect data and systems.
“At Leaseweb, we pride ourselves on delivering trusted, strategic advice alongside the latest proven high-value technology,” said Mathijs Heikamp, product management team lead, Leaseweb. “We also pride ourselves in our ability to both meet our customers wherever they may be in their organization’s lifecycle and also provide the right solution for their current or future needs. The addition of 2nd Gen AMD EPYC Processor powered dedicated servers to our server fleet expands the scope and scale of our offerings, allowing us to better meet the unique needs of each of our customers. This is only the most recent way in which Leaseweb gives customers access to a global network of data centers and enables them to take full advantage of some of the very best in hybrid cloud technology.”
Access to Europe, U.S. and Asia PAcific
Leaseweb’s 2nd Gen AMD EPYC Processor servers are housed in ISO-certified data centers at strategic locations across the globe, giving customers “easy” access to Europe, the US and Asia Pacific. Each data center would utilize the latest technology to deliver performance “reliability, availability, protection” from cybercrime and compliance with critical global data directives.
“Cloud and Enterprise customers are seeking enhanced performance for their increasingly complex workloads,” said Roger Benson, senior director, Commercial Sales EMEA, AMD. “By using 2nd Gen AMD EPYC Processors, Leaseweb is providing their customers with access to high-performance processors that excel in various workloads.”
Leaseweb operates 20 data centers in locations across Europe, Asia, Australia, and North America, all of which are backed by a worldwide network backbone.