ASUS Announces MLPerf Benchmark Results
- World class wetsuit: ASUS with NVIDIA AI Platform Emerges as First Choice for Data Center Performance and Versatility
- ASUS joins MLCommons: Servers submitted for influential MLPerf Training benchmarks 2.0 to confirm suitability for AI training
- Peak performance: ASUS ESC N4A-E11 and ESC 8000A-E11 best AI training boards for image recognition, speech recognition and reinforcement
TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 13, 2022 — ASUS, a leading computer company in server systems, server motherboards and workstations, announced that it has joined the influential MLCommons MLPerf Training References 2.0 – and got 10 best performance results with a specific configurations from ASUS ESC N4A-E11 and ESC 8000A-E11 waiters.
ASUS focuses on creating comprehensive and optimized solutions and strives to cultivate strong industry partnerships to enhance AI developments in various fields to push the technology to its limits. In particular, the unique architecture of the N4A-E11 ESC has earned top-ranking scores in multiple benchmarks and AI disciplines.
The remarkable scores are the result of the best-fit design of the N4A-E11 server ESC, which includes one processor and four NVIDIA Tensor Core GPUs. This enables the highest single processor core count and most efficient GPU communications, enabling accelerated AI developments in research institutes, enterprise AI development, and enterprise workloads. data centers.
ASUS Achieved Top 10 Performance Results in MLPerf Training 2.0
As a new MLCommons member, ASUS is proud to have entered the MLPerf Training 2.0 submission for 2022, allowing its servers to be judged for their performance in the competitive field of AI training.
Specifically, the ASUS Server ESC N4A-E11 was submitted as it is considered the perfect choice for various AI workloads in simulation and data analysis, including virtualization, medical diagnostics, and reconnaissance. vocal. The ASUS ESC 8000A-E11 was also subjected to PCI Express testing (PCIe) solutions based on different use cases. Both excelled in their respective disciplines.
ESC N4A-E11, for example, achieved seven leading positions in the benchmarks. This result demonstrates the benefits of the N4A-E11 ESC’s optimized hardware design, which includes a single-CPU architecture with four GPUs to establish the most efficient interconnects between CPU and GPU communications, as well as the highest NVIDIA NVLink efficiency. . interconnect architecture. It is also a clear demonstration that ASUS is able to fully embrace and utilize the benefits of this hardware platform.
For its part, the ESC8000A-E11 scored three leading positions in the benchmarks with the dual AMD EPYC configuration 7763 CPU and eight NVIDIA A100 PCIe 80GB GPUs, exerting its prowess by being optimized for BERT, MASKRCNN, MINIGO, SSD, RNNT and UNET3D AI models in image recognition, speech recognition and reinforcement.
The unique design and advantages of ASUS ESC N4A-E11
With ESC N4A-E11, ASUS has expertly leveraged CPU and GPU architecture to maximize performance through a powerful combination of AMD EPYC 7773X and NVIDIA HGX A100 platforms. This optimized hardware design combined with ASUS-exclusive firmware-based tuning technology accelerates the overall efficiency and accuracy of AI training models.
The N4A-E11 ESC is designed specifically for High Performance Computing (HPC) and has been deployed in numerous HPC projects around the world this year alone. ASUS has successfully deployed the N4A-E11 ESC in research institutes in the Middle East and showcased this unique design beneficial to AI research fields. In addition to its superior hardware design, ASUS also offers exceptional services, from proof-of-concept and testing processes to final delivery to the end customer.
ASUS is an integrated solution partner providing industry-leading hardware for supercomputing and data center domains, backed by an extensive AI portal and AI software stack. MLPerf benchmarks help company engineers develop an ever-better understanding of AI applications and performance needs — and continue to deliver innovations to shape and grow MLCommons.
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