1 Reply Latest reply on Jul 7, 2011 12:02 AM by lijet

    Choosing Best Intel Board & Processor for Virtualization?

    lijet

      Hi Friends,

       

      My Basic reason of purchasing this board & processor is to learn all below OS in lab effectively,

       

      • MS Server 2008 / 2010          =      Physically & Vertually
      • MS Exchange Server 2007 / 2010 = Physically & Vertually
      • VMware vSphere / VMWare  WorkStation 7
      • Red Hat Enterprise Linux

       

      I have been advised to buy:-

      1.Intel® Desktop Board DQ67SW

      2.Intel® Core™ i7-2600 Processor (8M Cache, 3.40 GHz)

       

      Now pls suggest me will i be able to install these below OS on above hardware:-

       

      • MS Server 2008 / 2010          =      Physically & Vertually
      • MS Exchange Server 2007 / 2010 = Physically & Vertually
      • VMware vSphere / VMWare  WorkStation 7
      • Red Hat Enterprise Linux

       

      Kindly advice is my selection of this Mother board & Processor correct? (Any suggestion for hardware configuration would be appreciated)

       

      Awaiting for your valuable reply,

       

      Many thanks in advance...