Cloudflare CDN Upgrades to AMD EPYC 7713 64-Core, 128 Thread CPU at Edge Locations
Cloudflare CDN which many of us use, including myself, has written a blog post about launching of their 11th generation server fleet, AMD EPYC 7713 64 Core Processor with 128 Threads which have max boost of 3.675 GHz and 384GB DDR4-3200 RAM
Previously they used: AMD EPYC 7642 48-Core Processor at 3.3 GHz
In production testing, we found that the 64 core EPYC 7713 gave us around a 29% performance boost over the incumbent, whilst having similar power consumption and thermal properties.
server enthusiasts should definitely read the above blog post. It's in-detail how they tested the various CPUs!