American Megatrends Announces Support for Marvell ThunderX2 Arm-based Processors

Tuesday: March 5, 2019

NORCROSS, GEORGIA - American Megatrends, International LLC (AMI), a global leader in BIOS, BMC and remote management tools, network data storage products and more, is pleased to announce support for the new ThunderX2® processors from Marvell®.

The Marvell ThunderX2 product family consists of best-in-class 64-bit Arm®v8 based processors designed to accelerate adoption and deployment of Arm servers in mainstream cloud and high-performance computing data centers by providing the next level of computing performance and ecosystem readiness.

AMI is the first and only Independent Firmware Vendor (IFV) to support the Marvell ThunderX2 family of Arm64 SOCs with its Aptio® V for Arm64 UEFI BIOS Firmware. Now, AMI is enabling the next generation of Marvell ThunderX2 platforms, with comprehensive support for the entire ThunderX2 product line.

“We are pleased to announce support for the latest ThunderX processors, as AMI believes it is important to provide both UEFI BIOS and BMC firmware for this popular line of products from Marvell for some time. It is the primary AArch64 server chipset that is being used by our customers, so AMI is committed to providing efficient delivery and maintenance of innovative, secure, and stable boot and BMC firmware for a myriad of architectures,” said Subramonian Shankar, AMI Founder, President and CEO.

For more information on Marvell ThunderX2 support in Aptio V UEFI Firmware from American Megatrends, please contact your AMI representative at 1-800-U-BUY- AMI / +1-770-246-8600 or visit ami.com.

Marvell® and ThunderX2® are registered trademarks of Marvell in the United States and certain other countries.

About AMI

Founded in 1985 and known worldwide for AMIBIOS®, American Megatrends International LLC (AMI) supplies state-of-the-art hardware, software and utilities to top-tier manufacturers of desktop, server, mobile and embedded systems for both X86 and ARM based platforms. AMI's industry leading Aptio® V UEFI BIOS firmware, MegaRAC® remote server management tools and solutions based on the popular Windows, Android™ and Linux® operating systems continue to garner industry acclaim and awards around the world. In line with the diversity of its technology and product line, AMI is a member of a number of industry associations and standards groups, such as the Unified EFI Forum (UEFI), the Intel® Internet of Things Solutions Alliance and the Trusted Computing Group (TCG). Headquartered in Norcross, Georgia, AMI has locations in the U.S., China, Germany, India, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Hong Kong to better serve its customers.

For more information on AMI, its products or services, call 1-800-U-BUY-AMI or visit ami.com.

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