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Joined
Aug 14, 2017
Messages
48 (0.04/day)
Location
Edge of the Void
System Name Serious Series - Serious Workstation (58%)
Processor 2x Intel Xeon X5680's
Motherboard Dell 6FW8P + H236F OEM Motherboard
Cooling Dell 0T021F + Dell W715F, W567F, U987F, F306F
Memory 48GB (12x4GB) DDR3-1333 PC3-10600 REG_ECC
Video Card(s) nVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Storage (4x2TB) HITACHI HUA722020ALA330 HDDs
Display(s) MSI Optix MAG24C
Case Dell Precision T7500 (OEM)
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 zs SB0350
Power Supply Dell W301G H1100EF-00
Mouse Logitech M325
Keyboard Logitech K120
Software Windows 10 Enterprise
Benchmark Scores Nothing worth noting yet...
Joined
Aug 14, 2017
Messages
48 (0.04/day)
Location
Edge of the Void
System Name Serious Series - Serious Workstation (58%)
Processor 2x Intel Xeon X5680's
Motherboard Dell 6FW8P + H236F OEM Motherboard
Cooling Dell 0T021F + Dell W715F, W567F, U987F, F306F
Memory 48GB (12x4GB) DDR3-1333 PC3-10600 REG_ECC
Video Card(s) nVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Storage (4x2TB) HITACHI HUA722020ALA330 HDDs
Display(s) MSI Optix MAG24C
Case Dell Precision T7500 (OEM)
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 zs SB0350
Power Supply Dell W301G H1100EF-00
Mouse Logitech M325
Keyboard Logitech K120
Software Windows 10 Enterprise
Benchmark Scores Nothing worth noting yet...
Removed the HP 491838-001 (NC375i) due to space constraints, increased RAM to 128GB, purchased 4TB HDDs (IBM Storwize V7000 98Y3241's) to replace the 2TB HUA722020ALA330's, and delaying the addition of the SolarFlare NIC.
 
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Joined
Aug 14, 2017
Messages
48 (0.04/day)
Location
Edge of the Void
System Name Serious Series - Serious Workstation (58%)
Processor 2x Intel Xeon X5680's
Motherboard Dell 6FW8P + H236F OEM Motherboard
Cooling Dell 0T021F + Dell W715F, W567F, U987F, F306F
Memory 48GB (12x4GB) DDR3-1333 PC3-10600 REG_ECC
Video Card(s) nVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Storage (4x2TB) HITACHI HUA722020ALA330 HDDs
Display(s) MSI Optix MAG24C
Case Dell Precision T7500 (OEM)
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 zs SB0350
Power Supply Dell W301G H1100EF-00
Mouse Logitech M325
Keyboard Logitech K120
Software Windows 10 Enterprise
Benchmark Scores Nothing worth noting yet...
Currently working on DNS, after which I'll focus on setting up the first VPN solution - SoftEther.
 
Joined
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Messages
48 (0.04/day)
Location
Edge of the Void
System Name Serious Series - Serious Workstation (58%)
Processor 2x Intel Xeon X5680's
Motherboard Dell 6FW8P + H236F OEM Motherboard
Cooling Dell 0T021F + Dell W715F, W567F, U987F, F306F
Memory 48GB (12x4GB) DDR3-1333 PC3-10600 REG_ECC
Video Card(s) nVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Storage (4x2TB) HITACHI HUA722020ALA330 HDDs
Display(s) MSI Optix MAG24C
Case Dell Precision T7500 (OEM)
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 zs SB0350
Power Supply Dell W301G H1100EF-00
Mouse Logitech M325
Keyboard Logitech K120
Software Windows 10 Enterprise
Benchmark Scores Nothing worth noting yet...
Joined
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Messages
48 (0.04/day)
Location
Edge of the Void
System Name Serious Series - Serious Workstation (58%)
Processor 2x Intel Xeon X5680's
Motherboard Dell 6FW8P + H236F OEM Motherboard
Cooling Dell 0T021F + Dell W715F, W567F, U987F, F306F
Memory 48GB (12x4GB) DDR3-1333 PC3-10600 REG_ECC
Video Card(s) nVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Storage (4x2TB) HITACHI HUA722020ALA330 HDDs
Display(s) MSI Optix MAG24C
Case Dell Precision T7500 (OEM)
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 zs SB0350
Power Supply Dell W301G H1100EF-00
Mouse Logitech M325
Keyboard Logitech K120
Software Windows 10 Enterprise
Benchmark Scores Nothing worth noting yet...
Joined
Aug 14, 2017
Messages
48 (0.04/day)
Location
Edge of the Void
System Name Serious Series - Serious Workstation (58%)
Processor 2x Intel Xeon X5680's
Motherboard Dell 6FW8P + H236F OEM Motherboard
Cooling Dell 0T021F + Dell W715F, W567F, U987F, F306F
Memory 48GB (12x4GB) DDR3-1333 PC3-10600 REG_ECC
Video Card(s) nVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Storage (4x2TB) HITACHI HUA722020ALA330 HDDs
Display(s) MSI Optix MAG24C
Case Dell Precision T7500 (OEM)
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 zs SB0350
Power Supply Dell W301G H1100EF-00
Mouse Logitech M325
Keyboard Logitech K120
Software Windows 10 Enterprise
Benchmark Scores Nothing worth noting yet...
The VMware mirror for this project has been reopened. If you have any questions, feel free to DM me. Just got a new GPU in the mail, which may end up replacing the GTX 1060 6GB. Still troubleshooting this issue...
 

phill

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Location
Somerset, UK
System Name Not so complete or overkill
Processor Ryzen 3900X
Motherboard Asus Crosshair 8 Hero (Non Wi-Fi)
Cooling Air :(
Memory Patriot 3200MHz 64GB
Video Card(s) 2 x EVGA GTX 1080 Ti SC Black Edition
Storage 1 250GB Crucial SSD for OS/Programs, 2 500GB Crucial SSD for Steam and Epic stores
Display(s) 3 x 23" LG IPS panels (can't remember model!!)
Case 10mm thick MDF on plastic risers.. It's kinda a case??
Audio Device(s) Onboard
Power Supply EVGA P2 1200w
Mouse Corsair thingy
Keyboard Logitec K120......
Software Windows 10
Benchmark Scores I've actually never benched it!! Too busy with WCG and FAH and not gaming!! :( :(
I'm glad to see some progress here @TopHatProductions115 !! :) Is it being a pain to still get up and running how you want or just a few teething issues??
 
Joined
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Messages
48 (0.04/day)
Location
Edge of the Void
System Name Serious Series - Serious Workstation (58%)
Processor 2x Intel Xeon X5680's
Motherboard Dell 6FW8P + H236F OEM Motherboard
Cooling Dell 0T021F + Dell W715F, W567F, U987F, F306F
Memory 48GB (12x4GB) DDR3-1333 PC3-10600 REG_ECC
Video Card(s) nVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Storage (4x2TB) HITACHI HUA722020ALA330 HDDs
Display(s) MSI Optix MAG24C
Case Dell Precision T7500 (OEM)
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 zs SB0350
Power Supply Dell W301G H1100EF-00
Mouse Logitech M325
Keyboard Logitech K120
Software Windows 10 Enterprise
Benchmark Scores Nothing worth noting yet...
I'm glad to see some progress here @TopHatProductions115 !! :) Is it being a pain to still get up and running how you want or just a few teething issues??
For the most part, it's been pretty easy. Just working on DNS (for AD and VPN) and HBA (mass storage), so that the other VMs will have resource access from the get-go.
 
Joined
Aug 14, 2017
Messages
48 (0.04/day)
Location
Edge of the Void
System Name Serious Series - Serious Workstation (58%)
Processor 2x Intel Xeon X5680's
Motherboard Dell 6FW8P + H236F OEM Motherboard
Cooling Dell 0T021F + Dell W715F, W567F, U987F, F306F
Memory 48GB (12x4GB) DDR3-1333 PC3-10600 REG_ECC
Video Card(s) nVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Storage (4x2TB) HITACHI HUA722020ALA330 HDDs
Display(s) MSI Optix MAG24C
Case Dell Precision T7500 (OEM)
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 zs SB0350
Power Supply Dell W301G H1100EF-00
Mouse Logitech M325
Keyboard Logitech K120
Software Windows 10 Enterprise
Benchmark Scores Nothing worth noting yet...
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