A Look At The Open-Source Talos II POWER9 Performance Against x86_64 Server CPUs

Written by Michael Larabel in Computers on 27 November 2018. Page 4 of 8. 33 Comments
AMD EPYC vs. Intel Xeon vs. POWER9 Linux Benchmarks

7-Zip is another workload that always scales well including with SMT systems and here the 176 threads of the Talos II paid off well for this compression test.

AMD EPYC vs. Intel Xeon vs. POWER9 Linux Benchmarks

With the multi-threaded Stockfish chess benchmark using pthreads, the dual socket POWER9 system came up short of the dual EPYC 7601 Dell PowerEdge server.

AMD EPYC vs. Intel Xeon vs. POWER9 Linux Benchmarks
AMD EPYC vs. Intel Xeon vs. POWER9 Linux Benchmarks
AMD EPYC vs. Intel Xeon vs. POWER9 Linux Benchmarks

A look at the compilation performance between the tested systems.


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