On Sun, 02 Dec 2012 04:48:11 +0000, Joseph Marton wrote:

Joe,

> Looking at building an ESXi 5.1 server at home. I was originally going
> to build an i7-based system but now I'm wondering if I should look at
> the Xeon E3 instead. What makes more sense? Right now thinking about
> the E3 1245v2 CPU with the Asus P8B board.


I found the following quite an interesting read :

http://www.vexperienced.co.uk/2012/1...lable-vsphere-
whitebox/#more-3068

Cheers
Hans