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Steaming music isn't that demanding and an i7 920 can easily handle several light duty VMs simultaneously.
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Don't bother upgrading to Haswell.

If you're going to upgrade, get your VMs on some server-grade hardware with ECC RAM.
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Originally Posted by NateN34 View Post

Don't bother upgrading to Haswell.

If you're going to upgrade, get your VMs on some server-grade hardware with ECC RAM.

Why in the world should he be running ECC ram in a non data centre environment where there is negligible E-M interference?
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