Solution Performance

Baidu* is the leading Chinese search engine, and is widely used in PRC. Click-Through Rate (CTR) is one of the core modules of Baidu Search.

“As one of the core modules of Baidu Search, the Click-Through Rate (CTR) sub-module gained a great performance improvement on Intel® Xeon® Platinum 8180 processor. This helps us a lot to improve our user experience”
– Hou Jue, Baidu NF architect

Product and Performance Information

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Baidu Search Click-Through-Rate (CTR)* : OS: CentOS* Linux release 7.3.1611. Testing by Intel June 2017.
Baseline: 2S Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2699 v4, 2.2GHz, 22 cores, turbo and HT on, 128GB total memory, 8 slots / 16GB / 2400 MT/s / DDR4 RDIMM, Intel® SSD DC S3700 800GB.
New: Intel® Xeon® Platinum 8180 processor, 2.5GHz, 28 cores, turbo and HT on, 192GB total memory, 12 slots / 16GB / 2666 MT/s / DDR4 RDIMM, Intel® SSD DC S3700 800GB.

2Performance results are based on testing as of June 2017 and may not reflect all publicly available security updates. See configuration disclosure for details. No product can be absolutely secure.