Originally Posted by Topgearfan
I was thinking about doing a 2 CPU system and have no idea how to do it, but I assume it is not possible to do it with Intel consumer level CPU's weather they are Ivy or SB-E chips? I would think they would disable this ability in order to make you buy the Xeon CPUs for a hell of a lot more money.
That's correct. As dmanstasiu suggested, you'd have to get Xeons (of a specific generation -- the old Xeons + SR-2 is for overclockability, as the current ones are locked) to go Intel.
As for $/PPD, 'tis true, the 4p AMD system is pretty incredible