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MINNEAPOLIS – March 22, 2022 – Nor-Tech, the leading experts on software and hardware integration for high performance clusters and workstations, just announced a no-cost, no-strings demo of AMD’s Instinct GPU.  The offer marks AMD’s official announcement of the MI210 GPU.

Nor-Tech Executive Vice President Jeff Olson said, “We can always count on AMD to innovate at an incredible pace. This allows us to deliver HPC technology that continuously exceeds the expectations of our customers.”

An example is Nor-Tech’s purpose-built workstation integrated with the MI210 accelerator. It features:

  • A silent mid-tower case w/1000w power supply
  • AMD 3955WX 3.90 GHz processor
  • 256GB DDR4 3200MHz non-ECC unbuffered DIMM
  • 1TB M.2 NVMe SSD
  • AMD Instinct MI210 PCIe
  • Windows 10 Pro
  • 3-yr warranty


Built on AMD’s exascale-class technologies with 2nd Gen AMD CDNA architecture, the MI210, combined with the AMD ROCm 5.0 software ecosystem, allows innovators to tap the power of HPC and AI data center PCIe GPUs. These GPUs deliver exceptional performance for a broad set of HPC and AI applications.

The MI210 accelerator powers deep learning training, providing an expanded range of mixed-precision capabilities based on the AMD Matrix Core Technology. It delivers 181 teraflops peak theoretical FP16 and BF16 performance.

Nor-Tech is on CRN’s list of the top 40 Data Center Infrastructure Providers along with IBM, Oracle, Dell, and Supermicro and is also a member of Hyperion Research’s prestigious HPC Technical Computing Advisory Panel. The company is a complete high performance computer solution provider for 2015 and 2017 Nobel Physics Award-contending/winning projects.  Nor-Tech engineers average 20+ years of experience. This strong industry reputation and deep partner relationships also enable the company to be a leading supplier of cost-effective Lenovo desktops, laptops, tablets and Chromebooks to schools and enterprises.  All of Nor-Tech’s high performance technology is developed by Nor-Tech in Minnesota and supported by Nor-Tech around the world. The company is headquartered in Burnsville, Minn. just outside of Minneapolis. Nor-Tech holds the following contracts: Minnesota State IT, GSA, University of Wisconsin System, and NASA SEWP V. To contact Nor-Tech call 952-808-1000/toll free: 877-808-1010 or visit https://www.nor-tech.com. Full release at: https://www.nor-tech.com/category/news/. For media inquiries, contact Jeanna Van Rensselar at Smart PR Communicationsjeanna@smartprcommunications.com 630-363-8081.

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