Lenovo Delivers Next Generation AI at the Edge with Industry’s Most Powerful Edge Server Based on AMD EPYC 8004 Series Processors, Providing Breakthrough Performance and Efficiency

New Lenovo ThinkEdge SE455 V3 Pushes the Boundaries of What’s Possible at the Edge 

Sept. 18, 2023 – Today, Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) unveiled its ThinkEdge SE455 V3 server, leveraging the newly announced AMD EPYC™ 8004 series processors, to deliver the most AI performance and energy efficiency on the market for enabling next generation AI applications where the data lives. The new Lenovo ThinkEdge SE455 V3 pushes the boundaries of edge computing, combining AMD EPYC processors with advanced Lenovo engineering to provide the best-in-class performance, storage and expandability that is critical for supporting demanding edge AI workloads while bringing revolutionary AI directly to the source of data.   

The exponential growth of data generated at the edge requires data center-like compute performance directly where the data is created.  Innovative edge infrastructure delivers groundbreaking AI use cases designed to improve emergency response, public safety, accessibility, tourism and retail experiences. Lenovo is committed to supporting AI workloads everywhere, ensuring purpose-built performance for remote settings. 

“Lenovo continues to push the boundaries of what is possible at the edge with groundbreaking innovation and design that delivers AI directly to your place of business,” said Charles Ferland, Vice President and General Manager of Edge Computing and Telecom at Lenovo. “The Lenovo ThinkEdge SE455 V3 harnesses the cutting-edge AMD EPYC 8004 series processor to deliver unmatched efficient performance at the edge, unlocking data intelligence and enabling next-generation AI applications while lowering power consumption in a compact, quiet design that works discreetly even in the most challenging remote setting.”  

The new Lenovo ThinkEdge SE455 V3 server simplifies AI at the edge and brings to market the most powerful edge server to support even the most intensive AI and workload consolidation capabilities while enabling significant cost savings from lower power consumption in a small, quiet with enhanced security. The server also supports telco subscribers with superior performance, leveraging up to 64 cores for efficient radio processing.  

Leveraging the new server, customers can power advanced AI compute capabilities with the most GPU dense platform in an edge form factor that is smaller than traditional rack servers and helps achieve a lower total cost of ownership, with 50 percent more GPU capacity than previous generations. Equipped with a powerful edge-optimized processor, the new Lenovo ThinkEdge SE455 V3 delivers two times more storage options and 20 percent more PCI acceleration options than competitive edge servers, making it ideal for large AI workloads. Available with up to 64 energy-efficient ‘Zen 4c’ cores, it can deliver similar performance while consuming up to 32 percent less energy than comparable edge servers. Lenovo’s unmatched expertise in edge server acoustics delivers powerful computing performance while delivering the quietest edge server available. 

“Lenovo is a leader in delivering comprehensive intelligent edge computing technology that is critical to helping businesses deploy and leverage AI,” said Lynn Comp, corporate vice president, Server Technical Marketing, AMD. “The Lenovo ThinkEdge SE455 V3 leverages the new EPYC 8004 series processors to achieve an engineering design that delivers exceptional efficiency and computing performance while delivering a broad operating range suitable for a wide variety of edge environments.”   

The new server is also equipped with a variety of security features that are paramount to protecting data at the edge, including state-of-the-art TPM 2.0, integrated AMD Infinity Guard and robust security features, like encrypted tamper detection. Additionally, a locking bezel prevents access to the ports and advanced security screws protect the device against theft.  

Lenovo’s complete ThinkEdge portfolio goes beyond the data center to deliver the ultimate edge computing power experience. Designed to stretch the limitations of server locations, the comprehensive Lenovo ThinkEdge portfolio delivers real-time insights with enhanced compute power and flexible deployment capabilities that can support multiple AI workloads with advanced performance and efficient designs that make it easier for customers to deploy and scale next generation applications. The portfolio meets the demands of a wide variety of critical workloads with unique, quieter go-anywhere form factors that allow easy installation in space constrained locations.  

Lenovo is investing in one-stop enablement that brings AI to the source of customer data with its AI-ready servers, turnkey AI solutions and ecosystem of AI Innovators. Visit https://www.lenovo.com/us/en/servers-storage/solutions/edge-computing/ to learn more. 

About Lenovo 

Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is a US$62 billion revenue global technology powerhouse, ranked #217 in the Fortune Global 500, employing 77,000 people around the world, and serving millions of customers every day in 180 markets. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, Lenovo has built on its success as the world’s largest PC company by further expanding into growth areas that fuel the advancement of ‘New IT’ technologies (client, edge, cloud, network, and intelligence) including server, storage, mobile, software, solutions, and services. This transformation together with Lenovo’s world-changing innovation is building a more inclusive, trustworthy, and smarter future for everyone, everywhere. To find out more visit https://www.lenovo.com, and read about the latest news via our StoryHub. 

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