10 things to keep in mind when purchasing a new server
(Brien Posey, TechRepublic) If you’re in the market for a new server, you need to evaluate your choices carefully to make sure the one you buy will meet your needs.
A network server is a big investment and usually represents a long-term commitment, so it’s critically important to select one that will meet all your needs. Here are some things you should consider when you go shopping for a new server:
3. Hot-swappable components
4. Form factor
5. Fault tolerant memory
7. CPU support
9. Memory capacity
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