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Re: [Xen-users] hardware recommendations please

To: Chris Fanning <christopher.fanning@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] hardware recommendations please
From: Florian Manschwetus <florianmanschwetus@xxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 25 Oct 2009 09:03:06 +0100
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Am 16.10.2009 13:00, schrieb Chris Fanning:
> Hi all,
> I'm about to by a server that will run Xen. DomU's a mostly linux but
> possibly windows.
> I'd like to make sure I buy 'working' hardware.
> My suplier wants to sell me an ASUS P6T mother board and an Intel Core
> i7 -920 proccesor.
> On the list I see some post about toubles with the P6T.
After reading across this thread, I would to add my five cents.
If you really like to have a Server, then you should take a serious look
at Sun X86 hardware, for example the X4170 would be a great peace of
hardware for running xen as server virtualisation. Even more for remote

> Any hardware recommendations please?
> Thanks.
> Chris.
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