Hardware
BareMetal / No Virtual
Server Nodes
   120 GB Memory
ESXi info
SQL Cluster?   Stand alone?
Bluebox
Microsoft Lynx for Communication
3node cluster
spin-up
spin-down
cluster technology
=> No longer use CDs
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AMD Athlon
Intel Core 2 Duo
Intel Pentium
Intel Celeron
Intel Core i3  => two cores, hyperthreading, smaller cache, less power
Intel Core i5  => 4 cores?, graphics, turbo boost
Intel Core i7

                        SSD        HDD
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lifespan?
read
write
.              no spin-up time
.              fast access
.              less energy
noise          silent            loud
price/gig      more expesnive
space          low capacity