VM ware esx lab Tags: CPUs Training Motherboards Last response: August 9, 2012 8:12 PM in CPUs Share rajeevbatham1 August 9, 2012 3:12:08 PM Hello, I want to know which motherboard and CPU I should purchase for VM ware 5 ESX training or Lab on personal desktop. More about : ware esx lab popatim a c 134 à CPUs a b V Motherboard August 9, 2012 8:12:28 PM I would suggest a VT-d enabled Intel processor. You will need a VT-d capable motherbd also. Be warned that some motherbds will require a Sandy bridge processor to upgrade the firmware to support an IVY. Here is a list of all intel VT-d capable processors. http://ark.intel.com/search/advanced/?s=t&VTD=true Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources VM Ware lab machine for Oracle enviornment... Forum Core i7-2600 VM ware Mobo Advice Forum New AMD Budget Build! Advice Appreciated! Forum RAID0 Help / Question Forum TEST LAB Forum Swapout motherboard to get past 8gb barrier Forum Virtualization PC ~$1400 Forum Virtualization Windows7 and Linux Forum Not satisfied with AMD 1090T and ASUS M4A88T-M Forum Cheap Hardware RAID Card for Dev ESXi Box Forum How to benchmark Virtual performance vs native performance Forum Please help a newbie understand why Seasonic PSU wont turn on :( Forum New hard ware installed Forum My hard ware is not working Forum Dolby sound soft ware Forum hard ware setup Forum Does thermal paste ware out Forum SPY Ware Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !