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Host machine spec for VM RRS feed

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  • Hi all,

    I am planning to buy a laptop and create few VM for my own training purpose which i will playaround with AD, WeB server, DHCP Server , cluster. etc  I am on a tight budget and there is also not much stock available. I would like to know, how many VM'si can create and power on if the host machine/ laptop that i'm planning to buy has the spec below:

    • Intel i5 5300u
    • 12 GB RAM
    • 500 GB HDD

    and to compare if i buy a laptop with the spec below:

    • Intel i7 5600u
    • 12 GB RAM
    • 500 GB HDD

    Thank you. Appreciate your response.

    Sunday, May 10, 2020 1:30 AM

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  • Hello,

    With the first option you can run all the mentioned VMs, put an SSD and use the 500 HD to store the virtual machines.

    You can acquire that without fear.

    • Intel i5 5300u
    • 12 GB RAM
    • HD de 500 GB

    Hope this helps.

    Wednesday, July 1, 2020 7:10 PM