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Skylake Xeon and AVX-512VL

Martin_Z_
Beginner
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Hi all, please excuse my ignorance but I am just wondering if the Skylake Xeon processor is released to the market now?

As I need to use the AVX-512VL (not AVX-512F or others) instruction set, and Skylake Xeon seems to be the only choice (Xeon Phi Co-processor supports AVX-512F but not AVX-512VL, am I right?), but I can not find a specific processor model in the market. Anyone can give me any information? Thanks.

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McCalpinJohn
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It does not look like this product family has been formally announced yet.

Based on the intervals between the launch of major core designs for the last 3-4 generations, an announcement some time in 2017 seems likely.

Martin_Z_
Beginner
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McCalpin, John wrote:

It does not look like this product family has been formally announced yet.

Based on the intervals between the launch of major core designs for the last 3-4 generations, an announcement some time in 2017 seems likely.

Thanks John. I'm afraid I have to wait.

areid2
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Should be coming soon. Amazon announced in Nov that they are expecting to roll out Skylake Xeon systems in early 2017.

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