Remember when some of ya'll said that it was too early to decide whether AMD was "back"?

How about now: youtube.com/watch?v=z3aEv3EzMy

PS: Not an "in your face", it's a serious question

Oh heck, the productivity test numbers...Intel...you poor things! I know where I'm putting my money in my next build.

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Ryzen 7 3700X @ $329 is closer to the i9 9900K @ $499

And also consider that the i9 only has 16MB L3 cache while the Ryzen 7 has 36MB.

Like, it's clear when you want better bang for your buck, you'd be going AMD.

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@brandon I’m pumped. Hoping to get some kit at work to play with.

@boblmartens o.o 🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤

@brandon I need to redo my standard 1U buildout again. 8 months since the order is a long time.

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@boblmartens What do the servers do in this context? I know they're virtualization hosts but, I guess I'm asking what your organization does

@brandon We are a college so mainly file servers, application servers, database servers, web servers, etc. We are running XCP-ng 7.6 right now and I am looking forward to the updates kernel in the 8.0 release.

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