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Many of my friends, co-workers, family, and others have their computer specs posted in their blogs. So, I decided to add my own and a few other current features. (Note: Computer Specs will be updated without notice.)

The Workstation/Gaming PC:
Updated: Updated: 8/20/10 @ 3:42 PM PST

System Hardware Specs:
System CPU & Current Stats:
2x Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processors
CPU1: Dual-Core Intel Xeon @ 3.0GHz
CPU2: Dual-Core Intel Xeon @ 3.0GHz

System Memory: 

System Motherboard: 
SuperMicro X6DH8-XG2 
Intel Chipset
Motherboard (Note to self: Nice!!!)

System Harddisk Drives:
5x Seagate Cheetah 73GB 10,000RPM SCSI Hot-Swap HDDs
- 73GB [C:] System (Microsoft Windows 7 x64 Ultimate Edition)
- 73GB [D:] Programs Files
- 73GB [E:] Projects (Local)
- 73GB [G:] Gaming Files
- 73GB [H:] Projects (Network)

1x Seagate Barracuda 320GB 7,200RPM HDD
- 200GB [F:] Storage

System Video Card:
1x VisionTek ATI Radeon HD 4870 X2 w/ 2GB GDDR5 RAM 
2x 1900x1600 Resolution @ 60 MHz

System Sound Card:
Creative Labs Sound Blaster Audigy 24-bit (Enabled)

System DVD & CD-RW Drives:
16x Lite-On DVD-RW Drive
16x Lite-On DVD Drive

System Monitor:
2x Dell 24” 2407WFP-HC LCD Monitors (in Dual-Screen Mode)

Other Specs: 
3x Redundant 500Watts Power Supplies (1,500 Watts Total)
1x 480W Power Supply (just to power the video card)
2x APC Backup Power/Surge Protection Unit
6x Case High-Powered Silent Fans
Logitech 2.1 Speakers

This is my beautiful monster – What do you have?

System Pics:
(Update (3/17/2009): Messy desk and now cleaned computer, may update pics soon)

Primary Dell 24”
Secondary Dell 24”
15” Dell Inspiron 1521 (need to get a better one)
MERC Stealth Back-lit Keyboard and there is a Logitech M-BZ105A Laser mouse next to it
“My Beautiful Monster”
2x Rear High-Velocity Server fans & 3 Redundant Power Supplies
Side view of “My Beautiful Monster”
Inside “My Beautiful Monster”
You can see the two Duel-Core Intel Xeons, the ATI 4870 X2 vid card, and more fans here
A night-vision of the VisionTek ATI 4870 X2
And the actual ATI 4870 X2 also with two soundcards (and there’s a big reason for those both installed)
View of the plastic air-flow shield (or whatever you call it to cool off a server CPU and memory)
And here ALL eight(8) 1GB ECC DDR2 RAM sticks with the two Intel Xeons
I love the fans, there’s total of six(6) High-Velocity fans in the case (4 internal & 2 external(rear) fans)
This is one of the five(5) Hot-Swap (means you can pull this out WHILE the system is running) Hard-drives. There are six drives - five SCSI 10k RPM 73GB HDDs and one SATA 320GB 7.2k RPM HDD. All drives are by Seagate.
And the front view of the system…

System Software Specs:
Currently Installed Operating Systems:
1. Microsoft Windows 7 x64 Ultimate Edition

Currently Installed Major Software:
Microsoft Office 2010 Enterprise Edition
Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate Edition
Microsoft SQL 2008 Server Developer Edition
Adobe Creative Suite 5 (CS5) – Master Collection Edition 
And a LOT more...

Current Installed Games: (Yes, I'm a gamer too…)
Favorite Computer Games: (Sorted by Most Favorite)
Dungeons & Dragons Online
Half-Life: Natural Selection
Left 4 Dead 2
Command & Conquer 4
Microsoft's Flight Simulator X
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
World In Conflict
Company of Heroes
Half-Life 2 & “The Orange Box” 

The “Communications Hub & Portable Work Machine”/Laptop PC:
Updated: 7/2/08 @ 3:47 PM MDT

Dell Inspiron 1521 – More specs coming soon… Tags:
Posted on Wednesday, July 2, 2008 4:48 PM | Back to top

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Yeah yeah ;)

We want proof in the form of PICS! ;-)

Left by Soulless on Jan 16, 2009 4:13 PM

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There you go, pics and all...
Left by Ray Linder on Jan 16, 2009 10:57 PM

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Nice bro!!
Whered you get the trip redundant psu's?
Left by Soulless on Jan 17, 2009 8:28 AM

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Those came with the system, it's a server...
Left by Ray Linder on Jan 21, 2009 5:35 PM

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