AMD Ryzen PRO Launched in India
NEW DELHI, India, Nov 8, 2017 - Continuing the momentum of the global enthusiasm generated by the broad adoption of enterprise solutions featuring AMD Ryzen PRO desktop processors, AMD showcased its new product line-up in New Delhi today. The Ryzen PRO processors bring reliability, security, and performance to address the demands of today’s enterprise workloads. These commercially-focused new desktop solutions are currently available in India from the world’s largest commercial PC suppliers - Acer, Dell, HP and Lenovo.
“There is a growing demand for high performance, secure commercial PC’s from government and private sector enterprises in India as they undertake their digital transformation journeys,” said Matthew Zielinski, Corporate Vice President, World Wide MNC Sales, AMD. “We are best positioned to meet this requirement with the Ryzen PRO powered systems. The processor has built-in security to protect organization data and unmatched performance to handle intensive workloads in data rich set-ups. It’s also system ready as businesses move to Windows 10 in the coming months.”
Vinay Sinha, Director, Enterprise Business, Asia Pacific & Japan said, “India is AMD’s leading market in APAC. We have received strong support from our OEM partners and System Integrators to make available exciting designs that offer high performance productivity PC’s. We are also investing heavily to educate our channel partners so that they can take our value proposition to IT Pros who want to build future ready digital enterprises.”
“Acer is proud to partner with AMD for the launch of their new Ryzen PRO commercial CPUs in India. Adding to the strong Acer line-up of AMD powered PCs, we are happy to introduce the Acer Veriton M200 with the latest Ryzen PRO processors in both tower and small form factor systems. We are excited to continue to grow the Acer/AMD business in India with AMD’s game changing Ryzen PRO CPUs,” said Sudhir Goel, Head of Commercial Business Group, Acer India.
“OptiPlex 5055, comes from a family of the world’s most secure and manageable desktop PCs. Ryzen PRO processors in OptiPlex 5055 makes for a winning combination for ITDMs to consider for their organizations,” said Indrajit Belgundi, Director & GM, Dell Client Solutions Group.
“With AMD Ryzen PRO processors, our customers will be able to run demanding applications, including commercial VR seamlessly and take full advantage of high-end performance on HP devices,” said Sumeer Chandra, MD, HP Inc. India. “In addition, the ability to natively run security applications within the processor allows us to provide robust security features that work hand-in-hand with HP security software. Knowing we can provide a strong front against security threats gives our customers peace-of-mind and is part of the many aspects they’ve come to expect from HP,” said Sumeer Chandra, MD, HP Inc. India.
“The customer experience is paramount to Lenovo and with AMD and we aim to develop and provide highly reliable, manageable, and secure products in the market. Joining the current ThinkPad A series powered by 7th Gen AMD PRO processors we are proud to expand our enterprise-class commercial portfolio to include the game changing AMD Ryzen PRO processors in our ThinkCentre M715 desktops. This addition helps us to further support our enterprise customers and their ever-evolving business requirements,” said Subraneel Bose, Head Products, Commercial Division, Lenovo India.
The Ryzen PRO desktop processor is the first-ever 8-core, 16-thread CPU for commercial-grade PCs. Delivering breakthrough responsiveness for the most demanding enterprise-class applications and multi-tasking workflows, the ‘Zen’ core in every Ryzen PRO processor provides up to 52 percent improvement in compute capability over the previous generation, and the Ryzen 7 PRO 1700 offers up to 62 percent more multi-threaded performance than select competing solutions.
Targeted for enterprise and public sector implementations, Ryzen PRO processors offer state-of-the-art silicon-level security, providing hardware-based cryptographic and security technologies to help protect against an ever-growing number of threats. Security standards like secure boot, fTPM (firmware Trust Platform Module), AES, and Windows 10 Enterprise security features are fully supported across the entire Ryzen PRO processor family.
Built upon exceptional AMD product dependability and sourced from wafers with the highest yields, Ryzen PRO processors provide commercial-grade quality and reliability to help ensure platform longevity for future-ready computing. Industry-leading, open-standard DASH manageability allows for CPU-agnostic administration and helps ensure businesses avoid getting locked into proprietary solutions.
The world’s largest suppliers of commercial client desktops have endorsed Ryzen PRO based PC’s and made them available in India.
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