[THIN] Re: New Dell 1650 questions?

  • From: "M" <mathras@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 23 Oct 2002 16:07:39 +0100

Just to mention "The New Hp" to add balance and confusion...

Wait for the New DL380 G3's 2.8Ghz processors out shortly
http://www.compaq.com/products/servers/proliantdl380/index.html.

I cant wait to get my hands on them. The old DL380's made great Citrix
Servers.

regards

----- Original Message -----
From: "Greg Reese" <GReese@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, October 23, 2002 3:45 PM
Subject: [THIN] Re: New Dell 1650 questions?


>
> If using the Dells is not set in stone, take a look at the IBM x345.  =
> Dual Xeon 2ghz procs, up to 8GB DDR RAM, Dual 10/100/1000 Nics, and dual =
> SCSI adapters.  I have one on the way to be a SQL server but it would =
> make a great terminal server.
>
> Greg
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ron Oglesby [mailto:roglesby@xxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Wednesday, October 23, 2002 10:34 AM
> To: thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [THIN] Re: New Dell 1650 questions?
>
>
>
> Well,
>
> Since you currently have some MF boxes running these apps I would look
> at them to see how they are doing on Proc and memory. Gives you a good
> starting point.=3D20
>
> I like duals for everything, unless I have tons (in the thousands of
> users) then MAYBE quads or Blades (more for cable and OS mgmt than
> anything else)
>
> With a Dual I go 2 Gig of RAM. If you want to start with a GIG that is
> fine but configure your memory so you still have slots available. So if
> you have 4 slots and get a gig don't buy 4 256 modules. Then you have to
> replace them all. Get 2 512's
>
> For drives. Go with 18 gig scsi's, you can go bigger if there isn't much
> of a price different.
>
> Tear it up bro.
>
> Ron Oglesby
> Senior Technical Architect
> =3D20
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>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mark Guzzo [mailto:marguz@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]=3D20
> Sent: Wednesday, October 23, 2002 9:38 AM
> To: thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [THIN] New Dell 1650 questions?
>
>
> Hello
>
> I just had a nice talk with the director of IT here. I mentioned (thanks
> Ron) to him the Dell 1650 series server, he jumped on it :-) Now he
> wants me to spec it out and recommend how many servers to buy at first.
> So my question(s) is this...
>
> Recommend amount of memory? 1G or more?
> Processor type? Looks like I can get PIII 1.8MHz (TWO per box)
>
>
> I will be running OfficeXP, Meditech, Acrobat Reader. Looking a getting
> 5 Dell 1650's for now.
>
>
> ^^^ got Linux ^^^
> Mark Guzzo
> Sair LCA, LCP
>
> Citrix Administrator
>
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