It’s a new era of datacentric computing fueled by cloud, 5G edge computing, and artificial intelligence. Intel has an unparalleled portfolio of leadership products optimized for the 2nd Generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processor that accelerate insights and business agility. The opportunities from server modernization are massive.

  • Maximize the value of data with faster analytics
  • Deploy and scale AI workloads on a single architecture
  • Boost hybrid cloud scalability, performance, and efficiency

Intel is delivering comprehensive and industry leading platform capabilities to address the broadest spectrum of data center workload demands. Now is the time to modernize core data center infrastructure and ultimately drive business transformation.

What’s New with the 2nd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processor?

  • Improved Turbo frequencies, up to 4.4 GHz
  • Enhanced Memory Support
    • Support for Intel® Optane™ DC persistent memory
    • Enhanced DDR4 performance support
  • AI acceleration with Intel® Deep Learning Boost (VNNI)
  • Intel® Security Essentials, a built-in foundation of core security capabilities
  • Enhanced Intel® Infrastructure Management Technologies
  • Integrated hardware-based security mitigations

The 2nd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable processor delivers compelling performance gains and TCO benefit for systems based on the Intel Xeon Silver and Intel Xeon Gold processors, creating a significant refresh opportunity. The original Intel Xeon Scalable platform delivered the biggest performance and TCO benefit for systems based on the Intel Xeon Platinum processor and continue to offer performance gains in the 2nd Generation as well.

Next Gen Performance Gains

SKU Decoder

Help customers transition to 2nd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable processors. Familiarize yourself with the product numbering convention and understand which SKUs represent the biggest opportunity for your customers.

2nd Gen Intel® Xeon® Processor Scalable Family Product Numbering Convention

 

Intel Xeon Scalable Processor Name Product Code Clock Speed Intel UPI Speed Intel Smart Cache Max memory speed # of cores/threads Intel HT Intel Turbo Boost Technology Power Intel Optane DC persistent memory
Platinum 8280 CD8069504228001 2.7 10.40GT/sec 38.5M DDR4-2933 28/56 Yes 2 205W Yes
Platinum 8276 CD8069504195501 2.2 10.40GT/sec 38.5M DDR4-2933 28/56 Yes 2 165W Yes
Platinum 8270 CD8069504195201 2.7 10.40GT/sec 35.75M DDR4-2933 26/52 Yes 2 205W Yes
Platinum 8268 CD8069504195101 2.9 10.40GT/sec 35.75M DDR4-2933 24/48 Yes 2 205W Yes
Platinum 8260 CD8069504201101 2.4 10.40GT/sec 35.75M DDR4-2933 24/48 Yes 2 165W Yes
Platinum 8256 CD8069504194701 3.8 10.40GT/sec 16.5M DDR4-2933 4/8 Yes 2 105W Yes
BX806958256
Platinum 8253 CD8069504194601 2.2 10.40GT/sec 22M DDR4-2933 16/32 Yes 2 125W Yes
Gold 6254 CD8069504194501 3.1 10.40GT/sec 24.75M DDR4-2933 18/36 Yes 2 200W Yes
Gold 6252 CD8069504194401 2.1 10.40GT/sec 35.75M DDR4-2933 24/48 Yes 2 150W Yes
BX806956252
Gold 6248 CD8069504194301 2.5 10.40GT/sec 27.5M DDR4-2933 20/40 Yes 2 150W Yes
BX806956248
Gold 6244 CD8069504194202 3.6 10.40GT/sec 24.75M DDR4-2933 8/16 Yes 2 150W Yes
Gold 6242 CD8069504194101 2.8 10.40GT/sec 22M DDR4-2933 16/32 Yes 2 150W Yes
Intel Xeon Scalable Processor Name Product Code Clock Speed Intel UPI Speed Intel smart cache Max memory speed # of cores/threads Intel HT Intel Turbo Boost Technology Power Intel Optane DC persistent memory
BX806956242
Gold 6240 CD8069504194001 2.6 10.40GT/sec 24.75M DDR4-2933 18/36 Yes 2 150W Yes
BX806956240
Gold 6230 CD8069504193701 2.1 10.40GT/sec 27.5M DDR4-2933 20/40 Yes 2 125W Yes
BX806956230
Gold 5222 CD8069504193501 3.8 10.40GT/sec 16.5M DDR4-2666 4/8 Yes 2 105W Yes
Gold 5220 CD8069504214601 2.2 10.40GT/sec 24.75M DDR4-2666 18/36 Yes 2 125W Yes
BX806955220
Gold 5218 CD8069504193301 2.3 10.40GT/sec 22M DDR4-2666 16/32 Yes 2 125W Yes
BX806955218
Gold 5217 CD8069504214302 3 10.40GT/sec 11M DDR4-2666 8/16 Yes 2 125W Yes
Gold 5215 CD8069504214002 2.5 10.40GT/sec 13.75M DDR4-2666 10/20 Yes 2 85W Yes
Silver 4216 CD8069504213901 2.1 10.40GT/sec 22M DDR4-2400 16/32 Yes 2 100W
BX806954216
Silver 4215 CD8069504212701 2.5 10.40GT/sec 11M DDR4-2400 8/16 Yes 2 85W Yes
Silver 4214 CD8069504212601 2.2 10.40GT/sec 16.5M DDR4-2400 12/24 Yes 2 85W

 

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