First Cloud Provider to offer Skylake — the latest Intel® Xeon® scalable processorTry it at no charge here**
* All measurements based on comparing GCP 32 vCPU machine type instances between Intel Xeon processor codenamed "Skylake" versus previous generation Intel Xeon processor codenamed "Broadwell." 20% based on SpecINT. 82% based on on High Performance Linpack for 4 node cluster with AVX512. Performance improvements include improvements from use of Math Kernal Library and Intel AVX512.. Performance tests are measured using specific computer systems, components, software, operations and functions, and may have been optimized for performance only on Intel microprocessors. Any change to any of those factors may cause the results to vary. You should consult other information to assist you in fully evaluating your contemplated purchases. For more information go to http://www.intel.com/benchmarks ** To help customers experience Skylake, we are offering Skylake VMs without an additional fee until July 30th, 2017. After this date, Skylake VMs will be priced at a 6-10% premium.