3rd Gen Intel® Xeon®
Scalable Processors

Support Expanding Workloads & DevOps
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Prevalent Performance to Propel Insights

3rd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors deliver industry-leading, workload-optimized platforms with built-in AI acceleration, creating a seamless performance foundation to help speed data’s transformative impact, from the multi-cloud to the intelligent edge and back.

  • Enhanced Performance: Delivers multi-socket core count density with up to 28 cores per processor and up to 224 cores per platform in an 8-socket configuration, driving enhanced performance, throughput, and CPU frequencies compared to 2nd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors.

  • Enhanced Intel® Deep Learning Boost (Intel® DL Boost) with VNNI and New bfloat16: Enhanced Intel® Deep Learning Boost with the industry’s first x86 support of Brain Floating Point 16-bit (blfoat16) and Vector Neural Network Instructions (VNNI) brings enhanced artificial intelligence inference and training performance, delivering up to 1.93x more AI training performance vs. the previous generation.

  • More Intel® Ultra Path Interconnect (Intel® UPI): Up to six Intel® UPI channels increase platform scalability and improve inter-CPU bandwidth for I/O- intensive workloads versus the previous generation, offering the perfect balance between improved throughput and energy efficiency.

  • Increased DDR4 Memory Speed & Capacity: Memory subsystem enhancements include support for up to 6 channels of DDR4-3200 MT/s and 16Gb DIMMs, with up to 256GB DDR4 DIMMs per socket.

  • Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 512 (Intel® AVX-512): Intel® AVX-512 boosts performance and throughput for the most demanding computational tasks in applications, such as modeling and simulation, data analytics and machine learning, data compression, visualization, and digital content creation. Now available with up to 2 Fused Multiply Add (FMA) instructions, beginning with Intel® Xeon® Gold 5300 processors.

  • Support for Intel® Optane™ SSDs and Intel® QLC 3D NAND SSDs: Delivers industry-leading combination of high throughput, low latency, high QoS, an ultra-high endurance to break through data access bottlenecks. With low-latency NVMe* interconnect, Intel’s low-overhead storage software, and our most advanced TLC 3D NAND, the all-new Intel® SSD D7-P5500 & P5600 series are designed to support the intense I/O requirements of AI and analytics workloads in data center and edge deployments.

Up to 1.93x more AI training performance for image classification vs. prior generation
Up to 1.92x higher cloud data analytics performance vs. 5-year old 4-socket platform
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Agile Service Delivery

The 3rd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable platform brings innovations and hardware-enhanced virtualization across compute, network, storage, and persistent memory that help fuel cost-efficient, flexible, and scalable multi-cloud to consistently deliver amazing business-to-business and business-to-consumer experiences.

  • Intel® Speed Select Technology (Intel® SST): A collection of configurable processor features, Intel® Speed Select Technology (Intel® SST) enables the optimization of processing resources to enhance workload performance, increase utilization, and help to optimize platform TCO. Available on select 3rd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors.

  • Support for Intel® Optane™ Persistent Memory 200 series (Intel® Optane™ PMem): Complements DRAM by affordably enabling unprecedented system memory capacity to accelerate workload processing and service delivery. With module capacities up to 512 GB, Intel® Optane™ persistent memory 200 series— supported on 4-socket 3rd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable platform designs—can deliver up to 3TB of persistent memory per socket.

    • For breakthrough system memory capacity, Intel® Optane™ persistent memory enables up to 4.5TB total memory per socket and 18TB total system memory when combined with DRAM (in supported 4-socket designs only).

    • Compared to the first generation, the Intel® Optane™ persistent memory 200 series delivers an average of 25% higher memory bandwidth.

  • Intel® Infrastructure Management Technologies: A framework for resource management, Intel® Infrastructure Management Technologies include Intel® Resource Director Technology (Intel® RDT) and Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT) for platform-level detection, reporting, and configuration. This hardware-enhanced monitoring, management, and control of resources can help enable greater data center resource efficiency, utilization and security.

  • Application Device Queues (ADQ): An open technology on Intel® Ethernet 800 series network adapters, Application Device Queues offer application-specific, uncontended, smooth-flowing traffic because there is no sharing of traffic by other applications on these queues.

  • Intel® Stratix® 10 NX FPGA: Targeted for AI applications that require many variables to be evaluated in real-time across multiple nodes, the Intel® Stratix® 10 NX FPGA delivers exceptional performance for workloads such as natural language processing and financial fraud detection. Delivering accelerated AI compute with in-package high-bandwidth memory, accelerated matrix and vector operations, and integrated high-throughput networking, this flexible FPGA can be reprogrammed and optimized as models change and scale.

Built-in AI Performance with Enhanced Intel Deep Learning Boost

Today’s scientific discoveries are fueled by innovative algorithms, new sources and volumes of data, and advances in compute and storage. Machine learning, deep learning, and AI converge the capabilities of massive compute with the flood of data to drive next-generation applications, such as autonomous systems and self-driving vehicles.

3rd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors are built specifically for the flexibility to run complex AI workloads on the same hardware as your existing workloads. Enhanced Intel® Deep Learning Boost, with the industry’s first x86 support of Brain Floating Point 16-bit (blfoat16) numeric format and Vector Neural Network Instructions (VNNI), brings enhanced artificial intelligence inference and training performance, with up to 1.93X more AI training performance and 1.87X more AI inference performance for image classification vs. the prior generation.1 5 New bfloat16 processing support benefits AI training workloads in healthcare, financial services, and retail where throughput and accuracy are key criteria, like vision, natural language processing (NLP), and reinforcement learning (RL). Intel® Deep Learning Boost with bfloat16 delivers 1.7X more AI training performance for natural language processing vs. the prior generation.6 3rd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors help to deliver AI readiness across the data center, to the edge and back.

 

Segments

  • Enterprise & Government

  • Cloud Service Providers

  • Healthcare

  • Financial Services

  • Retail
     

Highlights for AI Innovation

  • Intel® Xeon® Platinum 8300 processors

  • Intel® Optane™ persistent memory 200 series

  • Enhanced DDR performance up to 3200 MT/s

  • Intel® Deep Learning Boost, now with bfloat16

  • More Intel® Ultra Path Interconnect (Intel® UPI) vs. previous generation

  • Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 512

  • Intel® Omni-Path Architecture (Intel® OPA) Host Fabric Interface

  • Intel® Optane™ SSDs

Up to 1.87x more AI inference performance for image classification vs prior generation
Up to 1.9x more AI inference performance for natural language processing vs prior generation
Up to 1.7x more AI training performance for natural language processing vs. prior generation

Delivering Enhanced Per-Node Performance for Cloud, Analytics, and Mission Critical

Cloud and enterprise customers are keen to extract value from the data streams being presented to them for rapid insights that can shape their business initiatives. Traditional and emerging applications in the enterprise, including predictive analytics, machine learning, HPC, and mission critical usages require new levels of powerful compute capabilities and massive tiered data storage volumes. The modernized data center is being architected using a converged and holistic approach that can flexibly deliver new services and improve TCO across infrastructure assets today while providing the most seamless and scalable on-ramp to a self-governing, hybrid data center.

The Intel® Xeon® Scalable platform delivers next-generation capabilities to businesses through a future-ready platform that can serve the hybrid-cloud, data-fueled era while helping to improve day-to-day operations. This versatile platform brings disruptive levels of compute performance, coupled with memory and I/O advances, to compute-hungry and latency-sensitive applications. Combined with innovative Intel® Optane™ SSDs and Intel® QLC 3D NAND SSDs to manage large data volumes across storage, caching, and memory, platforms built on the Intel® Xeon® Scalable platform are ready to handle the intense demands of the data and cloud era.

 

Segments

  • Enterprise & Government

  • Cloud Service Providers

  • Manufacturing

  • Life Sciences

  • Oil and Gas

  • Financial Services

 

Highlights for Cloud Innovation

  • Intel® Xeon® Platinum 8300 and Gold 6300 processors

  • Intel® Optane™ persistent memory 200 series

  • More Intel® Ultra Path Interconnect vs. previous generation

  • Intel® Deep Learning Boost, now with bfloat16

  • Up to 224 cores per node in an 8-socket configuration

  • Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 512, now with 2 FMA in Intel® Xeon® Gold 5300 processors

  • Intel® Omni-Path Architecture Host Fabric Interface

  • Intel® Optane™ SSDs

Process up to 1.98x more OLTP database transactions per minute vs 5-year old 4-socket platform

3rd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors Platinum

Model
Cores
Base Frequency
Boost Frequency
Cache
8351N
36
2.40 MHz
3.50 MHz
54 MB
8352M
32
2.30 MHz
3.50 MHz
48 MB
8352S
32
2.20 MHz
3.40 MHz
48 MB
8352V
36
2.10 MHz
3.50 MHz
54 MB
8352Y
32
2.20 MHz
3.40 MHz
48 MB
8353H
18
2.50 MHz
3.80 MHz
24.75 MB
8354H
18
3.10 MHz
4.30 MHz
24.75 MB
8356H
8
3.90 MHz
4.40 MHz
35.75 MB
8358
32
2.60 MHz
3.40 MHz
48 MB
8358P
32
2.60 MHz
3.40 MHz
48 MB
8360H
24
3.00 MHz
4.20 MHz
33 MB
8360HL
24
3.00 MHz
4.20 MHz
33 MB
8360Y
36
2.40 MHz
3.50 MHz
54 MB
8362
32
2.80 MHz
3.60 MHz
48 MB
8368
38
2.40 MHz
3.40 MHz
57 MB
8368Q
38
2.60 MHz
3.70 MHz
57 MB
8376H
28
2.60 MHz
4.30 MHz
38.5 MB
8376HL
28
2.60 MHz
4.30 MHz
38.5 MB
8380
40
2.30 MHz
3.40 MHz
60 MB
8380H
28
2.90 MHz
4.30 MHz
38.5 MB
8380HL
28
2.90 MHz
4.30 MHz
38.5 MB

3rd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors Gold

Model
Cores
Base Frequency
Boost Frequency
Cache
5315Y
8
3.20 GHz
3.60 GHz
12MB
5317
12
3.00 GHz
3.60 GHz
18MB
5318H
18
2.50 GHz
3.80 GHz
24.75MB
5318N
24
2.10 GHz
3.40 GHz
36MB
5318S
24
2.10 GHz
3.40 GHz
36MB
5318Y
24
2.10 GHz
3.40 GHz
36MB
5320
26
2.20 GHz
3.40 GHz
39MB
5320H
20
2.40 GHz
4.20 GHz
27.5MB
5320T
20
2.30 GHz
3.50 GHz
30MB
6312U
24
2.40 GHz
3.60 GHz
36MB
6314U
32
2.30 GHz
3.40 GHz
48MB
6326
16
2.90 GHz
3.50 GHz
24MB
6328H
16
2.80 GHz
4.30 GHz
22MB
6328HL
16
2.80 GHz
4.30 GHz
22MB
6330
28
2.00 GHz
3.10 GHz
22MB
6330H
24
2.00 GHz
3.70 GHz
42MB
6330N
28
2.20 GHz
3.40 GHz
33MB
6334
8
3.60 GHz
3.70 GHz
42MB
6336Y
24
2.40 GHz
3.60 GHz
18MB
6338
32
2.00 GHz
3.20 GHz
36MB
6338N
32
2.20 GHz
3.50 GHz
48MB
6338T
24
2.10 GHz
3.40 GHz
36MB
6342
24
2.80 GHz
3.50 GHz
36MB
6346
16
3.10 GHz
3.60 GHz
36MB
6348
28
2.60 GHz
3.50 GHz
42MB
6348H
24
2.30 GHz
4.20 GHz
33MB
6354
18
3.00 GHz
3.60 GHz
39MB

3rd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors Silver

Model
Cores
Base Frequency
Boost Frequency
Cache
4309Y
8
2.80 GHz
3.6 GHz
12MB
4310T
10
2.30 GHz
3.40 GHz
15MB
4310
12
2.10 GHz
3.30 GHz
18MB
4314
16
2.40 GHz
3.40 GHz
24MB
4316
20
2.30 GHz
3.40 GHz
30MB