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Old 02-22-2013, 02:49 AM   #16
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... hence, the boxster.
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Old 02-22-2013, 03:13 AM   #17
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We recently built the following workstation.

2x Xeon E5-2687w
1x ASUS Z9PE-D8 motherboard
8x 16GB Kingston 1600MHz DDR3 (PC3-12800) ECC
1x nVidia Quadro K5000
2x nVidia Tesla K20X
1x Samsung 840 Pro SSD 512GB for system
8x Samsung 840 Pro SSD 128GB for projects
1x LSI SAS 9271-8iCC Raid Controller for the Samsung SSDs
4x Seagate 3TB 7200 RPM drives for footage archive
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Old 03-03-2013, 12:24 AM   #18
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We recently built the following workstation.

2x Xeon E5-2687w
1x ASUS Z9PE-D8 motherboard
8x 16GB Kingston 1600MHz DDR3 (PC3-12800) ECC
1x nVidia Quadro K5000
2x nVidia Tesla K20X
1x Samsung 840 Pro SSD 512GB for system
8x Samsung 840 Pro SSD 128GB for projects
1x LSI SAS 9271-8iCC Raid Controller for the Samsung SSDs
4x Seagate 3TB 7200 RPM drives for footage archive


What are you cooking on that machine? 8K photoreal 3d hologramm feature films?
OK, seriously I'd love to see a vray/arnold session or some heavy houdini sims getting crunched on that setup on youtube.
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Old 03-03-2013, 04:26 PM   #19
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What are you cooking on that machine? 8K photoreal 3d hologramm feature films?
OK, seriously I'd love to see a vray/arnold session or some heavy houdini sims getting crunched on that setup on youtube.


Primarily 5K and soon 6K Red footage color grading and compositing. Also rendering and fluid sims, so a bit of everything.
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Old 03-03-2013, 08:45 PM   #20
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We recently built the following workstation.

2x Xeon E5-2687w
1x ASUS Z9PE-D8 motherboard
8x 16GB Kingston 1600MHz DDR3 (PC3-12800) ECC
1x nVidia Quadro K5000
2x nVidia Tesla K20X
1x Samsung 840 Pro SSD 512GB for system
8x Samsung 840 Pro SSD 128GB for projects
1x LSI SAS 9271-8iCC Raid Controller for the Samsung SSDs
4x Seagate 3TB 7200 RPM drives for footage archive


man.... how much did it cost? :O
 
Old 03-04-2013, 02:40 AM   #21
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man.... how much did it cost? :O


without googling prices... my guestimate would be 11$K.
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Old 03-05-2013, 11:58 AM   #22
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After stumbling into this thread, I feel overly poor. All these specs of workstations to mine is like comparing fiber optic internet times four (your specs and speculations) versus dial up (my machine) divided by twenty. That's how I envision this thread. =x
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Old 03-05-2013, 02:23 PM   #23
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After stumbling into this thread, I feel overly poor. All these specs of workstations to mine is like comparing fiber optic internet times four (your specs and speculations) versus dial up (my machine) divided by twenty. That's how I envision this thread. =x


lol... it's all imaginary monies anyway. dream big!
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