"Last week we received the AMD EPYC 7601 32 core / 64 thread
processor for testing at Phoronix with the Tyan Transport SX TN70A-B8026
2U server. Since then I've had the pleasure of putting this Zen
workstation/server processor through its paces. I am still early in the
testing process with many more interesting benchmarks to come, but today
are some initial numbers of the AMD EPYC 7601 compared to various Intel
Xeon CPUs while running Ubuntu Linux."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips