John McCall

New System Spec. Please Help

Discussion created by John McCall on May 14, 2009
Latest reply on May 15, 2009 by Mark Sloan

I am about to order new systems for the engineering dept. We will be running Solidworks 2009. Using assemblies ariound 3000-6000 parts and components. We also be using the rendering,pdm and cosmos. So could anyone help me if i have spec the right system . Or should i change anything.

Please note this machine more likly have to last 3 to 5 years before changing.So i spec them highest possible within our budget.

Intel I7 940
12Gb Corsair TriChannel Ram
500 gb hdd
Nvidia Quadro FX 1800
800w Silent PSU
Vista Business X64

PLease if anyone could advise on anything i should change or improve.?