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Old 11-25-2004, 10:11 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Which should I get, Opteron or Xeon Nocona? (This will be used for SQL/Oracle and Linux. I have 2 GB DDR333 Reg. which I pulled out from a different machine.)
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Old 11-25-2004, 12:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Are you going to run a server?
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Yes, I want to run a home network so I can work from home occasionally.
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Old 11-25-2004, 12:46 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Yes, SQL and Oracle.
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I would go Operton, just cause I have heard good things about it before...dont take my advice fully though.

someone else can confirm.
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Opteron is better. It makes for an AWESOME server cpu. very nice indeed.
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