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Parallels Advances Virtualization for Engineering Apps

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Alexander Wolfe
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Workstation hardware?
Alexander Wolfe   8/16/2011 10:45:04 AM
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Can you clarify which workstations (hardware platform) this software solution runs on? Thanks.

Beth Stackpole
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Re: Workstation hardware?
Beth Stackpole   8/16/2011 11:53:14 AM
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According to Parallel's information, the Workstation 6 Extreme virtualization software runs with any Intel Xeon Processor 5500 or 5600 Series workstation with X58 or 5520 chipsets or better.

That said, the software has been tested running on a range of Dell Precision workstations, Fujitsu Celsius models, and HP's Z400/Z600/Z800 models, among other offerings. The virtualization software platform has also been tested to work with a range of ATI and NVIDA graphics processors supporting the Intel direct assignment technology.

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