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 143 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources VM Ware lab machine for Oracle enviornment... Forum Please Advice: Home Lab ESX server within $1000 Forum SolvedProblem creating Fedora 13 virtual machine on VM Ware Workstation 10 Forum How to share USB PHOTON DATA CARD net connection with VM WARE within the same host machine? Forum XP to VM Ware crossover problems Forum VM Ware won't install Windows 95 Forum VM Ware Monster Build Help Needed Forum Core i7-2600 VM ware Mobo Advice Forum VM Ware on Window server 2003 standard edition Forum VM host machine/lab setup Forum How should I set up my RAID array's for my VM training lab server Forum Creating a VM cyber lab Forum P4 vs AMD64 bit for MS Exchange VM lab Forum So after talking to friends I decided to build pc to use for VM Labs Forum Little direction for vm labbing Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !