Forum discussion tagged with vms.
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    Question How can I compare a newer CPU's 2 thread performance to an older CPU's full performance?

    Hi everyone! I'm looking for a newer build to replace my s775 server. In the future, I would like to run "Gaming" VM for very light remote gaming using Parsec. My current gaming pc has an i3-3220 and its performance is nearly enough for me. Now, I would like to understand that how can I...
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    Question Need ideas for tower server build.

    I’m trying to find parts that match my needs for a new server machine that I’m building. I will use it for storage as well as run VMs (no more than 10 at a time). I plan on running 5 500gb HDDs I have in raid 5 for storage and I will run Windows Server 2019 on an SSD. I may also use a dedicated...
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    [SOLVED] Computer for a virtualisation station

    I was wondering if this would be a good build for a budget of around £600 inorder to host virtual machines on? https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/list/K4RXvW
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    Question Is a Xeon E5-2660 V1 good choice for Virtualization?

    I'm looking into Virtualization and I want to build a new server to run 2-3 VMs at once with pretty good performance. I would run unRAID as the base system, Windows for light gaming (my current gaming setup is a C2Q Q9400, 5GB RAM, Radeon HD7770, I hope, I can get at least this performance on my...
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    [SOLVED] Do VMs benefit alot from SSDs?

    Hello! So, I made a few VMs, one Windows 7, One Ubuntu 18.10, and the other, Windows 8.1. All of them boot up fine. But they have slow performance. I'm not sure why (I don't run them at the same time) I give each of them 4 Gb of RAM, 2 Cores and around 100 mb of video memory. I just can't...