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by khawarspirit
Wed Sep 25, 2013 6:00 am
Forum: Intel Processor Forum
Topic: Intel VT-x and VT-d for app development
Replies: 2
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Re: Intel VT-x and VT-d for app development

You don't need VT-d, but it can provide for a more stable and better performing setup; think heavily loaded esx servers running multiple vm's VT-d allows the vm to have direct i/o access (if you want it to, or no access) (i/o = hdd, lan, snd card, usb, GFX etc) The hypervisor can and does do this i...
by khawarspirit
Mon Sep 23, 2013 12:00 pm
Forum: Intel Processor Forum
Topic: Intel VT-x and VT-d for app development
Replies: 2
Views: 5061

Intel VT-x and VT-d for app development

Hello, all! First some background on the situation: So, I'm going to be buying a new laptop soon, and one of my priorities is to do Windows Phone and Android app development on it. I don't play games, etc. so a high-end graphic chip is not my requirement. I need to run CPU-intensive simulation softw...