How to choose Server or PC for EVE, what CPU?

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Re: How to choose Server or PC for EVE, what CPU?

Post by Uldis (UD) » Wed Jul 08, 2020 1:13 pm

Spyros,
I believe it is overload of your available reource.
Not all qemu nodes are eating virtual core, but require real hw core, for example ISE, therefore if your CPU cannot hold lab it is looking for help on RAM, and you got this RAM swap issue !!
Answer: not enough CPU resource for lab

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Re: How to choose Server or PC for EVE, what CPU?

Post by PaulSmith » Sun Jul 26, 2020 3:20 am

what graphics card do we need? Does eve-ng need GPU along with CPU and RAM ?

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Re: How to choose Server or PC for EVE, what CPU?

Post by Uldis (UD) » Sun Jul 26, 2020 3:46 pm

EVE-NG no need any graphic. Cli is enough
You manage eve from another station oer html

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Re: How to choose Server or PC for EVE, what CPU?

Post by kronicklez » Mon Aug 24, 2020 3:59 am

Hi all,


What model of AMD processor that has been test and no issue on EVE-NG? Intel price quite expensive.

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Re: How to choose Server or PC for EVE, what CPU?

Post by Uldis (UD) » Mon Aug 24, 2020 9:42 am

Ryzen 3900x was tested ok

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Re: How to choose Server or PC for EVE, what CPU?

Post by kronicklez » Mon Aug 24, 2020 2:19 pm

Hi ULD,

Thanks for the info. I check Ryzen processor is for PC/Laptop right? How about EYPC processor for server? is it sure work for all VM such as cisco nexus, juniper n etc? any one test?


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Re: How to choose Server or PC for EVE, what CPU?

Post by Uldis (UD) » Mon Aug 24, 2020 2:52 pm

epyc is newesr generation, means will work :)

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Re: How to choose Server or PC for EVE, what CPU?

Post by kronicklez » Fri Aug 28, 2020 12:33 pm

Hi ULD,


Is it true your server R630 support processor v4? Based on the url below it said just support processor up to v3 only. Can u check again coz i'm searchning in amazon server R630.


https://www.manualslib.com/manual/96183 ... =20#manual

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Re: How to choose Server or PC for EVE, what CPU?

Post by Uldis (UD) » Fri Aug 28, 2020 2:18 pm

Yes, it is my server
192G RAM, 6 Tb SSD
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Re: How to choose Server or PC for EVE, what CPU?

Post by cruizea5 » Thu Sep 24, 2020 5:41 pm

Having 24 physicals, 48 threads CPU, how many CPU did u tell your Vmware box do u have ? and how many threads do you take under consideration when calculating with Eve-calculator excel sheet? mx player
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