MEDAL OF HONOR: PACIFIC ASSAULT

Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault was released November 2, 2004 by Electronic Arts. The game was developed by EA Los Angeles. Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault is a first person shooter. Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault is the 4th installment of PC versions of the popular Medal of Honor Series. This game uses disc checks …

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MICROSOFT VIRTUAL PC

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In 2004 Microsoft released Virtual PC to the public as a free download. It allowed users the ability to run separate Windows session in a window. The Virtual PC 2004 release could run DOS and up easily. We tried a Windows 95 disk as well as a Windows 98 SE disk and we could run …

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MEN OF VALOR

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Men of Valor was released on October 28, 2004 by Vivendi Universal. The game was developed by 2015 Inc. Men of Valor is a first person shooter, This game surfaced on Steam on March 22, 2018 so you can now play it like it was originally designed for with lots of servers. THQ Nordiq is …

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RACKS OF MACHINES

What are the Difference Between Rack and Blade Servers

In the old days people used shelves and tables with computers on them all wired up to the internet. This was common for web servers before machines became powerful enough to be consolidated. As network moved from 10 megabit to 100 megabit it was now possible to run games with remote desktop as easily as …

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REMOTE DESKTOP

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Remote Desktop as it is know today first was provided to Window XP and Windows Server 2003. Previously Terminal Services was used with earlier versions of Windows NT. See racks of machines. Remote Desktop connections are available with the professional versions of Windows. This is not available with the home versions which only have …

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ACER T320

This machine is a socket 478 stuffed with a Celeron 335 running at 2.8 GHz. The Foxconn µATX motherboard lacks the AGP slot that is outlined on the board. The motherboard also lacks SATA ports that are outlined on the board. Machines of this class were mass produced and sold for about $499 to $799 …

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ASUS EN6200LE TC256/TD/64M

The Asus 6200SE 64MB is was sold OEM to HP under part number 5188-2888. The Asus part number is EN6200LE TC256/TD/64M. This card is now in legacy support,  309.08 WHQL is the last driver released for this card. ASUS EN6200LE equips NVIDIA GeForce 6200LE GPU which supports the latest DirectX 9.0 Shader Model …

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WARHAMMER 40,000: DAWN OF WAR

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War was released in September 20, 2004 by THQ. The game was developed by Relic Entertainment. Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War is a real-time strategy game. Gameplay is initially focused on capturing and holding strategic locations on the battlefield. These control points are captured by infantry squads and provide resources to construct …

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THE SIMS 2

Sims 2 was released September 14, 2004 by EA Games. The game was developed by Maxis. The Sims 2 is life simulation game. When it was released, the Sims 2 sold 1 million copies in the first 10 days setting a record for the time. Since then EA has sold over 14 million copies. That makes …

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STARTECH SATADOCK525 HARD DISK DOCK

To enhance the backup and service capability we installed the Startech SATADOCK525 in one of the external drive bays. This allows the use of hard disks for backup or file recovery. USB based hard disk docks are widely available but many models have problems with high capacity disks. The SATADOCK525 is SATA connected so it …

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