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Recommended 2006 PC configuration

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This configuration is recommended by the New Mexico Tech Computer Center for use with the software packages we give away. You can purchase any computer that you want, however, NMT Computer Center will not work on or answer questions regarding them unless they conform to the latest hardware standard.

Important: For security reasons, it is imperative that you keep your machine up to date and have access to a virus removal tool. See `Computer and network security'.
Item Make & model
Case StarTech ATX mid-tower PC case (P/N: ATX8300PRO2)
Motherboard/Bios TYAN S5120 Tomcat i915
Processor Intel 530J P4/3.0GHz/1MB/FSB800MHz
Memory 1 GB (2 x 512MB) Crucial DDR400 PC3200
Video PNY NVIDIA Quadro FX 540 128MB PCI Express
Display Samsung 920N 19" LCD
Hard disk Seagate 120GB SATA
DVD/CDR/W-ROM Toshiba SD-R1612 DVD/CDRW Combo
Keyboard KeyTronic PS/2 keyboard (P/N: E03600QLPS2G-C)
Mouse Logitech 3 button optical (w/scroll wheel) corded USB
Ethernet Intel PRO/1000 GT
Software Microsoft XP; Microsoft Office 2003
Warranty Three full year return to factory service

Contract awarded to:
JPK Micro Supply
15316 E. Valley Blvd
City of Industry, CA 91746

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John Shipman,
Last updated: 2006/07/26 20:23:20 UT
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