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Forum discussion tagged with virtualization.
  1. cgeorgy

    Question Intel or AMD for specific type of desktop

    Hello, I'm having a hard time deciding on a desktop configuration. Last time when I did this was more than 10 years ago, I have the feeling this is a more complex task in present. My kind of workload : run 2-3 VMs in parallel, software development, Docker, various databases. Display : I already...
  2. M

    Question BIOS hangs during boot if Intel Virtualization is turned on

    When Intel Virtualization from BIOS is turned on, BIOS hangs during cold boot and asks to enter the BIOS settings. Even if I don't change any settings at all, Intel Virtualization is turned off automatically, I it boots just fine, and Windows works properly. But of course, anything requires...
  3. B

    Question Virtualization : Need opinions searching for a machine

    Hi, I'm helping a familiar with an infrastructure problem, after a problem with one of their servers. We are talking about a small company, with 2 servers and 3 desktops, for a total of 3 people working there. Recently, one of the servers just crashed, the time has come to just re-think the...
  4. S

    Recommendations for server for web platforms.

    They asked me to make recommendations for a brand new server, to replace the current one. We use it to serve education platforms such as Moodle, Claroline, and a web conferencing software, OpenMeetings. Right now we have 24 GB of RAM and a 1 TB magnetic hard disk that it is almost filled up. It...
  5. P

    AMD Ryzen 7 1700X vs Intel Core i7-8700K?

    Which processor is better? AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Intel Core i7-8700K The tasks they have to take is running Windows 10 as well as Ubuntu and within both OS virtualization though VirtualBox and possibly KVM Qemu. The graphic end will be powered by one of the new Nvidia graphics cards, possibly GTX...