Microsoft Azure Data Explorer 30% Better AMD EPYC Processor Performance used for Data Analytics Work. AMD announced Azure Data Explorer, a Platform as a Service (PaaS) solution optimized for real-time data exploration and analytics, offering customers access to Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines powered by AMD EPYC ™ processors.
Collaborating with AMD, Azure compute and Azure Data Explorer, Azure Data Explorer services now offer Azure Dav4, Eav4, Easv4 and Lsv2 VM based on AMD EPYC processors for use. The AMD EPYC processor-based Azure VM family enables Azure Data Explorer customers to get up to 30 – 50 percent better performance on data analytics workloads at the same cost. With this performance and efficiency, Azure Data Explorer customers can improve rela-time analytics on streaming large volumes of data from applications, websites, IoT devices and more.
Microsoft Azure Data Explorer 30% Better AMD EPYC Processor Performance used for Data Analytics Work
“The increased performance and efficiency capabilities that AMD EPYC powered VMs provide in Microsoft Azure Data Explorer are another great testament to the performance capabilities of our processors,” said Dan McNamara, senior vice president and general manager, Server Business Unit, AMD.
“The AMD, Azure, and Azure Data Explorer teams are working together to bring these performance improvements to Azure Data Explorer, giving customers more ability to identify patterns, anomalies, and trends in their data to make better business decisions.”
“We are delighted to present a Microsoft Azure VM featuring an AMD EPYC processor to Azure Data Explorer customers. As one of the largest workloads running on Azure and store analytics for Microsoft online services including Office, Windows and other built-in properties, Azure Data Explorer is one of the most demanding services available and the AMD EPYC VM has been able to meet that challenge. ”
“Their performance combined with software innovation with the latest version of Azure Data Explorer gives our customers even more performance and capabilities when they run real-time analytics on large volumes of data,” said Uri Barash, Principle Group Program Manager, Microsoft Corp.
Azure Data Explorer customers can now take advantage of AMD EPYC processor-based VMs for data analytics services. You can read more and sign up to use Azure Data Explorer and AMD EPYC processors here. Microsoft Azure Data Explorer 30% Better AMD EPYC Processor Performance used for Data Analytics Work.