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    Xeon ES/QS Turbo Bins Database

    Let's get a Turbo Bins database going for all the Xeon ES out there. By Turbo Bins I mean the maximum clocks ( Turbo Boost ) for all different Active Cores loads. By having this database going, one can easily see the actual clocks a E.S. Xeon will be running at different active cores. No more...
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    Will Xeon E5-2683V3 OEM 2 Stepping work with Asus X99 Deluxe (not U3.1) Mobo?

    Hi, I wonder if anyone knows if the Xeon E5-2683 V3 OEM [2 Stepping] will work with the Asus X99 Deluxe (not U3.1) Motherboard? Please note that both are LGA-2011-V3, so I do not mean compatibility in that regards. The Chip is stated as OEM not ES/QS, and the Motherboard is the non U3.1...
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    Need help building a dual xeon e5-2670

    Hi, I have 2 i7 6700 and 1 i7 3770k. I'm looking to expand and thought a dual xeon would be better for my needs. I have no prior knowledge of workstation build, so based my build on this with few tweaks: Building a 32-Thread Xeon Monster PC for Less Than the Price of a Flagship Core i7 CPU...
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    Intel Xeon E3-1265L v2 for $90 or Best Offer

    Intel-Xeon Quad Core E3-1265L 2.40GHz SR0G0 | eBay Still a few left! I just submitted an offer for $80 and it was accepted within a couple hours. I paired that with a 15 off 75 coupon that expires today at 8pm PST to get it for 65. The coupon is CNEWYEAR15OFF Let me know if you have questions!
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    ASUS Z10PE-D8 WS problems with 2x E5 2698 V4 ES CPU QHUZ

    Good day... i am trying to build a 2x CPU setup with below mentioned Hardware installed in a test rig: Asus Z10PE-D8 WS Bios version 3304 2x QHUZ 2.0Ghz 20 Core ES2 cpu´s. 2x Noctua CPU coolers 1x GTX770 4Gb 4x Crucial / Micron modules (ct2k16G4RFD4213) 1GB DDR4 - 2133 RDIMM 1,2V CL15 before...
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    Curiosity - Intel Xeon Phi Processor

    Hello all, I came across this interesting chip recently and wanted to see what information you all may know about this chip and if it is usable in any new systems that have come out recently, or any slated to come out soon. This appears to be an Intel Xeon Phi Processor (as it says it on the...
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    WTB: Samsung PC3-12800 DDR3 16GB ECC/REG M393B2G70DB0-YK0

    Hello, I am looking for the followings: 6 or 12 sticks of Samsung PC3-12800 DDR3 16GB ECC/REG M393B2G70DB0-YK0 memory (I hope all of them have the same manufacture weeks) 2 of Intel Xeon X5690 processors I am buying these to upgrade my workstation. Items must be functionally and cosmetically...
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    Does a CPU upgrade / swap require a reinstall (Unraid, FreeBSD, etc)?

    I have a dual Xeon 5540 setup and want to swap out the CPUs for 5690s for more cores / threads. I'm running Unraid on this particular machine (purely for the VM functions). Does swapping out CPUs generally require a re-install of an OS? Based on what I've read for Unraid, it doesn't appear to...
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    Canada SOLD: Xeon V3 (4C/8T), 16Gb ECC DDR3 silent mini-server.

    Hi everyone, I have the following one-of-its-kind server for sale. - Xeon E3-1275L V3 (4C/8T @ 2.7GHz with Turbo) - 16Gb ECC RAM (UDIMM). - ASRock Rack Mobo with Dual-gigabit and dedicated OOB Ethernet with IPMI. - Remote console + Sensors. - All-quiet energy-efficient design (no fans) and...
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    FS: 128GB PC3-12800R, Skreens, Dell T7910 Workstation + More.

    I am cleaning up the house a bit to support some new upgrades, so I have the following items for sale, I'll post them on ebay in a week or so if there is no interest here. $4900 - Dell Precision T7910 Workstation (extremely quiet) - Dual E5-2650 v3 (2x 10 Core 2.3GHz Processors w/ HT) - 64GB...
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    AsrockRack EP2C602-4L/D16 windows 10 random hangs

    Subject says it all but i'm looking for some advice as to how to go about troubleshooting this and the best way to narrow down issues. That's the motherboard and on it are dual 2673W V1 with 114GB of Ram (two slots had dud dimms so until i get those replaced we're two dimms down). There's a GTX...
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    EU WTB: SuperMicro?

    Looking for someone in the EU for a quick deal, as next week will be Germany time. Seeking SuperMicro dual x 2011 MB ATX+ size. Intel E5-2670+ RDIMMs IF you got a Natex deal, I might consider the Intel S2600.
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    Xeon E5 2683 v3 and 3200mhz RAM?

    I have a couple different builds I am thinking about. One of them is a single E5 2683 v3 on an enthusiast motherboard ( let's say this one since it supports a bunch of different memory speeds). The Specs for the CPU only support 2133 mhz ram but the motherboard supports DDR4-2133 / 2400 / 2666 /...
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    Why should I NOT get a dual CPU system

    I am thinking about getting a dual CPU workstation. Other than additional cost why else shouldn't I get this system? Will I run into things I cannot do because I have 2 CPU's? I understand the pros (more power!) but what are the cons? I will be running Windows 10 Pro and Ubuntu 16.04.
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    How do I know if the CPU's on Ebay are the correct CPU?

    I am interested in using used Xeon CPU's in a dual socket motherboard, I don't do much gaming anymore my rig is now used more for machine learning. TheseE5-2683 v3 (ebay link) CPU's seem to fit the bill are used on ebay and seem strangely affordable($700 for the pair) for the amount of computing...
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    What does Motherboard Cache/core limit actually mean?

    I am looking at the Supermicro X10DAL-i with dual E5-2683 v3 CPU's. The motherboard has a listed core/cache limit of 22 cores/ 55mb of cache. The dual CPU's will have a total of 24 physical cores and 70Mbs of cache. With this motherboard will only 22 cores work and only the first 55 mbs of cache...
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    "The Render Box" 32 core build complete :)

    Hi Guys First time posting and thought I'd share my recent workstation build. I've always been in to the more high end machines. Not so much gaming but more the file servers and 10 gigabit stuff. Below is my final build of my render/workstation rig. Enjoy! SPECS ASUS Z10PE-D8 WS Motherboard...
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    Help Identifying Intel Confidential CPUs

    I recently got access to a bunch of extremely powerful 'Intel Confidential' CPUs. I know they are technically illegal to sell, and they are engineering samples. I made a list of most of the ones i have access to, and I hopefully correctly identified: ---The only CPUs I currently have on hand...
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    Do I need a new PSU for this build (UP to DP)

    I currently have a hex-core AMD CPU (95W) and 20 drives in a Norco 4220 chassis powered by an Antec Earthwatts 500W PSU. I was looking at a Supermicro X8DTI-F board with a pair of Xeon 5630s (40W). Since my Antec doesn't have any EPS connectors, I was looking at a PCIe to EPS adapter (Akasa...
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    Hardware for virtual home lab

    Hello guys, I am new to VM and especially server hardware. I am planning to build a home lab server (ESXi) that is quiet and small because I am going to have this in my room. I am going to be using this for Cisco, Juniper, Palo Alto labs, and some Linux and Windows VMs to function as servers...