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Specifications on components - Compare price vis-s-vis computer chosen

Based on the budgets listed below you will research the specifications on each component and based on the computer that you have chosen you will compare, price and choose the components that will be used to build your computer.

The following list is an example and does not include all the required components.You will need to be sure that you are accounting for all components needed to build a chosen system
Computer Case
Motherboard
RAM
Central Processing Unit(s)
Hard Drive(s) (Internal and/or External)
Optical Device(s)
Power Supply or Power Supplies
Video Card(s)
Other parts as required.

Your comparisons will be based on Specifications, Price and Vendor Reviews.Each component will be placed within a spreadsheet for review.

Please include URL's in spreadsheet for each component along with a description of the item.DO NOT USE JUST URL's.DO NOT USE websites for vendors that sell pre-bundled systems such as Dell, Hewlett Packard, Asus, Abit, Bestbuy and others.

The attached spreadsheet is a sample template and should not be considered complete.You will be responsible for ensuring that you have accounted for all components for the chosen computer.

The completed spreadsheet will be included in your final report as appendix.Please see the assignment Build a Computer: Report for more details.Resources:Pick from one of the classes of computers:Server: Database Server, File Server or Web Server
Workstation (aka Desktop): Desktop, Workstation or Gaming Workstation
Definitions:Server: is a computer or group of computers that manages shared resources such as files systems, databases, and websites. (Burd page 37)

Workstation (aka Desktop): Is a non portable computers system designed to meet a single users's information-processing needs. (Burd page 34)
Budgets:Server:Database: $5000
File Server: $ 2500
Web Server: $2500
Workstation (aka Desktop):Desktop: $2500
Workstation: $2500
Gaming Station: $3500
Possible Research Websites:

These are just few websites that you can use to gather specific information about each component that you wish to use for your computer.Please feel free to use others as you wish. AnandTech
Toms Hardware Guide
Over Clockers Club
Hard OCP
Hardware Canucks

Possible Purchasing Websites:These are just few websites that you can use to gather pricing information about each component that you wish to use for your computer.Please feel free to use others as you wish New Egg
Amazon
Tiger Direct
Micro Center
Type of computer picked is a Gaming Workstation.
A spreadsheet will be necessary to do. A sample one is attached.

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