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AMD PRO Is Reliability

John Hampton then addresses the second key feature of the new AMD PRO A12-8800B processor - reliability.

The AMD PRO A12 APU Technology Report

AMD PRO processors use hand-picked dies from the best wafers for maximum reliability. Hence, they not only guarantee commercial-grade quality, they also offer up to 36 months of extended OEM warranty.

The AMD PRO A12 APU Technology Report

On the platform level, AMD is focusing on Manageability and Security features. Unlike Intel, AMD is adopting industry open standards. This allows them to deliver manageability and security features at very low cost. They even have a tool for SMBs - the AMD PRO Control Center for easy management of computers.

The AMD PRO A12 APU Technology Report

Diane Stapley, Director of Alliances at AMD, then takes over to talk more about the AMD Secure Processor initiative.

The AMD PRO A12 APU Technology Report

Businesses are now very concerned about the increased attack surface area due to the proliferation of mobile devices that employees bring to the workplace. Securing computers at the workplace therefore becomes a real challenge.

The AMD PRO A12 APU Technology Report

Although there is a demand for greater security, there is also a demand for more convenience. Hence, the traditional password is increasingly becoming a backup method of authentication. The emphasis has also shifted from securing computers to securing data.

The AMD PRO A12 APU Technology Report

AMD has committed to adopt the open standards-based approach. Hence, the AMD PRO 6th Generation Processor will come with a co-processor called the AMD Secure Processor. It uses the ARM TrustZone Technology, which is the largest open-standard security ecosystem. Although this technology is already implemented in mobile devices, AMD will be the first to introduce it to the Windows platform.

The AMD PRO A12 APU Technology Report

This is what the AMD Secure Processor hardware-software stack looks like. The AMD Secure Processor itself is made up of a Trusted Platform Module (TPM) and a crypto-processor.

The AMD PRO A12 APU Technology Report

With its own dedicated memory and buses, it can run secure applications in isolation from the "normal" side of the processor.

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