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HP, Dell Seek to Lure PC Users with Budget-Conscious Workstations - HP announced Z240 tower workstation, Z240 SFF; Dell updates Tower 3000 series of its Precision tower workstations; all workstations are available in triple-digit range, Cadalyst, Oct 8, 2015

HP Z440 Workstation - Intel Xeon E5-1630 v3 CPU, 16 GB DDR4 memory, PCI Express-based Z Turbo SSD, excellent balance of price, performance, base price $1300, Alex Herrera, Cadalyst, July 9, 2015

HP Unveils New Hardware Offerings that Prioritize Power - HP Z Turbo Drive G2 claims 4 times throughput improvement over conventional SSDs, lightweight HP OMEN Pro mobile workstation features HD resolution with high-power GPU, HP DreamColor Z32x display comes with diagonal form factor, Robert Green, Cadalyst, Apr 16, 2015

How to Optimize the HP 440 on a Budget - optimizing RAM, CPU, GPU keeping price in $1600 to $2600 range, HP 440 is ideal for engineering students along with entry-level, experienced engineers, Andrew Wheeler, ENGINEERING.com, Apr 13, 2015

Review: HP Z640 Workstation - Intel Xeon E5-2600 v3 CPU, 64GB DDR4 memory, NVIDIA Quadro K4200 graphics card, offers solid, well-built chassis, great customization, processing power to handle demanding design visualization or simulation workflows, Greg Corke, DEVELOP 3D, Jan 20, 2015

New Workstations from Dell, Fujitsu, HP and Lenovo - new machines from tier one workstation manufacturers feature Intel Haswell-EP Xeon E5 v3 series CPUs, new GPUs from NVIDIA, AMD, host of new I/O technologies including Thunderbolt 2, PCIe SSDs, DEVELOP 3D, Oct 13, 2014

HP Unveils New Haswell Xeon E5 v3 Workstations - The Z440, Z640, Z840 - workstations feature new DDR4 memory, which runs 14% faster than DDR3 memory, HP Z Turbo Drive PCIe storage, Thunderbolt 2, Greg Corke, DEVELOP 3D, Sep 8, 2014

HP Z1 G2 All-in-One Workstation Review - 27" LED backlit LCD, Windows 8-compliant, 10-finger capacitive multi-touch capability, 3.4GHz quad-core Intel Xeon E3-1280v3 processor, excellent performance, base price starts at $2000, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, July 1, 2014

HP Extends Z Workstation Family into Virtualization Realm - HP DL380z virtual workstation can easily integrate into existing data center infrastructure with no additional chassis hardware required, Cadalyst, May 29, 2014

Review HP Z1 All-in-One Workstation - portable workstation with 27" screen, ability to add second monitor via display port, Intel Xeon processor, NVIDIA Quadro 4000M GPU, 16GB RAM, price starts from $2449, Brian Benton, CAD-a-Blog, Mar 27, 2014

Workstation Review: Another Price/Performance Champ - entry-level HP Z230 workstation has 500GB hard drive, 3.2GHz Xeon CPU, 4GB RAM, excellent 104-key USB keyboard, great performance at affordable price of $869, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Mar 1, 2014

HP's Z230: The Workstation Market Leader's Entry-Class Deskside - comparison with Lenovo E32SFF, BOXX 4150 XT workstations; substantial differences in GPU, memory were differentiating facor, Alex Herrera, Graphic Speak, Feb 4, 2014

HP Builds Touch Capability Into Second-Generation Z1 Workstation - HP Z1 G2 offers 27", backlit, touch-capable display with edge-to-edge glass surface, support for Linux, wireless keyboard, mouse, 90% efficient power supply, pricing starts at US$1,999, Cyrena Respini-Irwin, Cadalyst, Jan 6, 2014

HP Unveils New Workstations Line Up - HP unveiled ZBook trio of mobile workstations, announced Thunderbolt I/O, high-end monitors: Z22i, Z23i, Z24i, Z30i IPS, Alex Herrera, Graphic Speak, Sep 26, 2013

HP's Expanded Z Line - trio of ultrabook workstations with 14", 15", 17" screens, Intel dual- or quad-core Haswell CPU, promoted Thunderbolt 2 ports as alternative to USB 3, Ralph Grabowski, upFront.eZine, Sep 17, 2013

HP New Graphics Blade Server to Support NVIDIA GRID - HP WS460c graphics server blade is supporting NVIDIA's render-remotely/display-anywhere GRID technology, playing broader role in remote graphics, Alex Herrera, Graphic Speak, Sep 2, 2013

HP Expands Z Workstation Portfolio, Launches Z Display Line - HP Z22i, Z23i, Z24i LED displays are built with in-plane switching generation 2 panels, DisplayPort 1.2, DVI, VGA inputs; HP Z230 workstations has legacy PCI slot, 400W power supply, 4U rack-mountable chassis, Cyrena Respini-Irwin, Cadalyst, July 25, 2013

HP Helps You Hide Your Dongle - targeted for AutoCAD, SolidWorks user, new Z workstations have built-in handles, green touch points inside units, 14 USB ports, can power up to 3 displays, price starts at at $995, Roopinder Tara, CAD Insider, July 23, 2013

HP Displays Play to the Whole Room - HP Z22i, Z23i, Z24i displays can show 10:1 contrast ratio, supports wide angle viewing; Z-monitor stand raises, lowers, swivels 90 degrees, Roopinder Tara, CAD Insider, July 23, 2013

HP Z820 Workstation - 2 Intel Xeon E5-2667 CPUs, 64GB ECC memory, NVIDIA Quadro K4000 GPU, ease of maintenance, exceptional workstation at higher price, Greg Corke, AEC Magazine, July 16, 2013

HP Optimizes Your Workstation for NX - HP offers HyperTune utility to optimize workstation for software being used, Roopinder Tara, CAD Insider, June 3, 2013

Workstation Review: HP Z1 All-In-One Workstation - impressive screen quality, adjustable webcam, WiFi, crisp, bright screen but is heavy with dull I/O ports access on back, price starts from US$ 1899, Josh Mings, SolidSmack, Apr 26, 2013

HP Z220 Convertible Mini Tower - well-built, entry-level machine with Intel Xeon E3-1225v2 processor, 4GB ECC RAM, limited to 2D or entry-level 3D work, Develop 3D, Jan 28, 2013

Budget CAD Workstations - options for less than $2000: Xi MTower PCIe, Dell Precision T1650, HP Z220 CMT, Lenovo ThinkStation S30, Art Liddle, Cadalyst, Sep 5, 2012

Preview of the HP Z1 CAD Workstation  - all-in-one workstation with 27" display, Curt Moreno, Cadalyst, Aug 30, 2012

Review: HP's All-in-One Z1 Workstation May Be One for All - 4 choices of NVIDIA Quadro graphics boards, supports up to 32GB of memory, excellent performance, most expensive single-socket workstation worth paying for, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Aug 1, 2012

HP Z620 Powerful Mid-Range CAD/BIM Workstation - 8-core Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 with integrated I/O, NVIDIA Quadro 2000 graphics card, 1TB 7200 RPM SATA hard drive, Jeffrey Yoders, Structural Engineer, July 2012

Hands On Review - HP Z420 Workstation - mid-range workstation with NVIDIA Quadro 4000 video card, Intel Xeon Quad Core CPU, USB 3 ports, convertible minitower case, but no solid state drive, Brian Benton, CAD-a-Blog, July 20, 2012

HP Z1 Workstation - impressive 27" display, Intel Xeon quad-core CPU, HP Performance Advisor utility helps optimize, customize, troubleshoot workstation, highly praised by Art Liddle, Cadalyst, July 6, 2012

HP Z1 Workstation - convertible tool-less chassis, workstation class components for CAD, impressive acoustics, incredible 27" HP DreamColor display, but limited to 4 CPU cores, DEVELOP 3D, June 22, 2012

HP Z Series Wows Them in Vegas - Z620 supports single-, dual-socket processors, Z820 offers high-end performance, Z1 is tower-less unit, offers dual-monitor setup, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, June 1, 2012

Hewlett-Packard is Back on Track - CEO Meg Whitman reassures customers at HP Global Influencer Summit 2012, plans to organize around customers, announces Ultrabooks, ultra-lite notebook models, Jon Peddie, Graphic Speak, May 30, 2012

Talking About the HP Z1 Workstation, Technically - Mike Diehl of HP defines workstation, opposed to PC, handling issues of heat in small chassis of Z1, Ralph Grabowski, upFront.eZine, May 1, 2012

The HP Z210 Performs - Intel Xeon E31245 3.30GHz processor, 1 TB 7200 RPM Samsung hard drive, 32GB RAM, great performance with Autodesk products, suitably priced, Bill Debevc & Lonnie Cumpton, AUGI Library, Apr 10, 2012

HP: Seeking to Change the Workstation Market with HP Z1 - delivers performance in consolidated form factor, without tower unit, has dual-monitor setup, price starts at $1,800, Kenneth Wong's Virtual Desktop, Apr 9, 2012

HP Z210 Workstation: Solid Performance at a Great Price - updated entry-level CAD workstation with Intel Xeon E3-1245 quad-core CPU, 8GB of 1333MHz DDR3 ECC memory, lots of expanding options, offers great performance at affordable price, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Apr 1, 2012

'Steady as She Goes' Characterizes Workstation Market in Fourth Quarter 2011 - HP tops in workstation market, offers impressive Z1 all-in-one workstation, Graphic Speak, Mar 24, 2012

HP Refreshes Z Workstation Line with 3 Upgraded Models - HP Z420, Z620, Z820 workstations allow up to 16 physical cores in a single system, include 90% efficient power supplies, increased expandability, Cadalyst, Mar 6, 2012

New Z1 - HP's All-In-One Workstation for CAD - 'power without the tower' workstation with CPU components packed under 27" IPS screen, featuring over billion colors, 178-degree viewing angle, Stephen Holmes, DEVELOP 3D, Feb 20, 2012

HP Z1 Breaks Out of the Workstation Mold - 27" all-in-one workstation with wireless keyboard, mouse, ideal for confined workspaces, provides tool-free access to internal components, Cyrena Respini-Irwin, Nancy Spurling Johnson, Cadalyst, Feb 16, 2012

HP Launches Z1: Power Without Tower - all-in-one workstation with Intel Xeon processor, NVIDIA Quadro GPU, built into 27" monitor itself, easy for users to swap hard drives, upgrade memory, access graphics card, Kenneth Wong's Virtual Desktop, Feb 15, 2012

HP Redefines Workstations with New Z1 All-in-One - 27" IPS display 256040, Xeon Core i3 processor, NVIDIA Quadro Graphics options, easily removable, upgradable snap-in components, Kathleen Maher, Graphic Speak, Feb 15, 2012

HP Z210 CMT Workstation - entry-level workstation with convertible minitower offers excellent price/performance value, expanding options, Art Liddle, Cadalyst, Nov 25, 2011

The HP Z210 Small Form Factor Workstation - based on Sandy Bridge, fitted with NVIDIA Quadro 600 card, Intel P3000 integrated graphics, delivers solid punch in small package, Alex Herrera, GraphicSpeak, Nov 15, 2011

HP Personal Systems Group Shows Off the Fall Line-Up -  TouchSmart PCs feature tiling displays; professional TouchSmart Elite 7320 has 8 GB DDR memory, 2 TB hard drive space, Kathleen Maher, Jon Peddie, Graphic Speak, Sep 26, 2011

Workstations Work as Clusters - HP executives on HP Z Workstations for workstation-based cluster computing, Peter Varhol, Desktop Engineering, Sep 1, 2011

Hardware Review: HP Z210 CMT Desktop Workstation - entry-level machine with Intel Xeon processor, NVIDIA Quadro 2000 graphics card, pre-installed HP Performance Advisor, Power Assistant, might have cooling issues, sluggish performance with some 2D, 3D apps, Jeff Rowe, MCADCafe, Aug 8, 2011

HP's New Workstations Span a Range of Sizes, Prices, and Portability - economically priced HP Z210 is available in 2 sizes; 8460w, 8560w, 8760w mobile workstations offer power, DreamColor technology, Cadalyst, Apr 21, 2011

HP's First Entry-Level Workstation: Z210 - available with performance advisor software, Xeon E3 1200 processors, Intel HD Graphics P3000 technology, Kenneth Wong's Virtual Desktop, Apr 12, 2011

The HP Workstation Global Launch - HPZ200 has small form factor, attractive workstation and price, Autodesk Motion Builder in action, Lynn Allen, Apr 6, 2010

HP Z800 Workstation Redesigned & Reinvented - tool-less case with brushed aluminum side panels, Nehalem processor with hyper-threading, consumes 35% lesser power, excellent 104-key USB keyboard, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Jan 3, 2010

HP Greets New Year with Product Rollout - HP Mini 210, 2102, 5102 netbooks with Intel Atom CPUs, HD screens, built-in face recognition software, CloudDrive software, Kenneth Wong's Virtual Desktop, Jan 6, 2010

HP EliteBook 8730w - mobile workstation with high-end DreamColor display with 1920x1200 resolution, DuraKeys for longevity, separate dedicated numeric keypad, good performance, Jeff Rowe, MCADcafe, Sep 21, 2009

HP Workstations Meet Generation Z - Z workstation family with improved Intel chipset, solid-state disks, memory speed, reduced power consumption, less noise bring huge performance gains for CAD users, Robert Green, COE News Net, Jul/Aug 2009

Making Perfection Even Better on the HP xw8600 Workstation - updated workstation equipped with pair of 3.4GHz Intel Xeon quad-core processors, NVIDIA Quadro FX 4800 graphics accelerator, excellent 104-key keyboard, ultimate performance, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Jun 30, 2009

The New HP Z-Series Workstations - powerful workstation with sleek industrial design, brushed aluminum side panels, fitted with new Intel chipset, direct-connect design, liquid cooling technology, COE NewsNet, May/Jun 2009

Review: HP EliteBook 8730w Mobile Workstation - DreamColor technology for better display, Intel PM45 Express chipset, many CAD software vendor certification, Mark Fletcher, MCAD Online, May 17, 2009

HP Workstations Offer Bigger Appeal - Z series workstations with latest Intel technology, built-in high-definition audio, exclusive WattSaver feature, Mark Fletcher, MCAD Online, Apr 2, 2009

Hewlett Packard Z800 Workstation - nice looks, latest Intel technology, no cable clutter inside, highly engineered to handle most complex CAD applications, John Virata, The US Daily, Mar 30, 2009

HP Z600 Workstation - innovative design based on Intel Xeon X5560 processor, quiet and compact mid-range product with excellent engineering,  Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, Mar 30, 2009

HP's New Z Line: Breakthrough Workstation Technology -  Z line of workstations with Intel Xeon 5500 series chip sets was announced, Robert Green, Cadalyst, Mar 30, 2009

HP Workstation Event: Z Series Take Serviceability to New Levels - innovative mechanism, tool-less in design, effective power saving mode, Greg Corke, Develop 3D, Mar 30, 2009

HP EliteBook 8530w Mobile Workstation Includes Brains and Beauty - brushed anodized aluminum exterior, size is 14" x 10.4" x 1.1" and 6.3 pounds, 2.53GHz Intel Core 2 Duo T9400 CPU with 6MB of L2 cache, Intel PM45 express chipset, new additions, benchmark test, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Mar 2, 2009

Cadalyst All-Star Awards 2008 - HP xw4600 and LP3065 30" LCD, Xi PowerGo Duo XT, NVIDIA FX 3700 graphics card, Autodesk Design Review 2009, AutoLINE 2009, SolidWorks 2009, Vico Virtual Construction Suite 2008, Nancy Johnson, Cadalyst, Nov 1, 2008

HP Launches New Thin Client Solution Based on Blade - HP gt7725 targets MCAD with intense graphics, remote computing, Kenneth Wong, Cadalyst, Oct 23, 2008

New HP Laptop Is Actually a Workstation - HP Compaq 8710w with 17-in. panel, Quadro FX 3600M GPU,  high-definition 24-bit audio chipset, several hard-drive options, more, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Oct 1, 2008

Rule Your CAD With the Ultra-Secure HP BLADE Workstation - remote graphic software helps getting models quickly, better collaboration, thin-client, remote access, more, Josh Mings, SolidSmack, June 26, 2008

HP Blade MCAD Workstation - certified from major CAD vendors with benefits like data management, user flexibility, environmental control, enterprise can afford considering benefits, Greg Corke, DEVELOP3D, June 24, 2008

HP xw4600 Workstation with LP3065 30" LCD Monitor - an in-depth look at  quiet, powerful, and affordable workstation, pricing, performance, overall quality of the system are excellent, ideal for an exceptionally broad range of work, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, June 1, 2008

HP xw8600 Offers Power-User Perfection - HP latest top-of-the-line workstation delivers affordable high-end performance, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, June 1, 2008

Quad-Core Workstations - Velocity Micro ProMagix W160 high performance workstation was highly recommended among Xi MTower PCIe, HP xw4600, and Poly i780SLI3 workstations, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, May 1, 2008

Blade Runner - Workstation Power on a Thin Client - HP's remote graphics technology, fixed with Nvidia FX 1600 graphics card, provides better data security, Greg Corke, Develop 3D, May 1, 2008

HP xw6600 Spells Big Power in a Small Package - fitted with two Intel quad-core CPUs and two PCI Express graphics sockets, 104-key keyboard and 2-button optical scroll mouse, affordably priced, more, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Apr 1, 2008

HP xw4600: Another Winner - based on new Intel X38 Express performance chipset and fitted with NVIDIA Quadro FX 1700 graphics, HP xw4600 shows excellent performance, appropriately priced, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Mar 3, 2008

Running on All Eight Cores - HP xw8600 workstation fitted with dual 64-bit quad-core Intel Xeon processors, high-end NVIDIA Quadro FX4600 graphics card, David Heller, MCADCafe.com, Feb 2008

HP Workstation Interview - Jeff Wood of HP talks about low-end Opteron xw4550, Vista and XP, hurdles in adopting quad core technology, 'green' workstations, more, Greg Corke, MCAD Online, Jan 21, 2008

Workstation Reviews - CAD2 Vision DQX and HP xw4600 workstations plus Dell Precision M4300 mobile workstation were reviewed, Greg Corke, MCAD Online, Jan 21, 2008

HP Unveils Eight-Core Workstations - HP xw6600 and xw8600 contain quad-core Intel Xeon processors, dual PCI Express Gen2 x16 graphics slots, five terabytes storage capacity, more, shipping due in mid-December, Cadalyst, Nov 9, 2007

Workstation Reviews - mid-range Xworks X8i-C2D workstation for high performance, VeryPC Designed for SolidWorks I, plus impressive HP Compaq 8710w, Greg Corke, MCAD Online, Oct 28, 2007

Budget Workstation Reviews - tests of Dell Precision 390, HP xw4400, CAD 2 Imagine Q64 and the Scan 3XS, Greg Corke, MCAD Online, July 23, 2007

Four on the Floor - HP xw8400, fitted with quad-core Intel Xeon 5300 series processors, can handle multithreaded applications with better performance, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, May 2007

The Best and Brightest - software and hardware products highly praised by Cadalyst: MicroStation V8 XM, SolidWorks 2007 Office Premium, AutoCAD 2008, Autodesk Inventor 2008, HP xw4400 workstation, Xi MTower PCIe, SpaceExplorer, SpaceNavigator, @Xi PowerGo 2Duo, ImagePro Gx42 HD wide-format scanner, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, Jun 1, 2007

HP xw 4400 Workstation: Perfect for MCAD - with Intel Core 2 Duo "Conroe" processor and 975X Express chipset, HP xw4400 provides excellent performance, runs quietly, suitable for midrange CAD users, more, David Cohn, CADdigest.com, April 16, 2007

Workstations on the Rise - Xi MTower PCIe scores highest among PolyStation 5000X6 SLI and ProMagix Plus W160 workstations; quad-core systems reviewed: Xi MTower PCIe-QX and HP xw8400, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, March 1, 2007 (more @Xi workstation reviews, Polywell workstation reviews, Velocity Micro workstation reviews, HP workstation reviews)

HP xw4400 Workstation - a low-cost entry-level workstation, HP xw4400 is fitted with single Intel Core 2 Duo processor, has good performance, quiet operation, moderately priced, more, highly praised by Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, February 1, 2007

Perfect for MCAD - HP xw4400 Workstation with new Intel Core 2 Duo "Conroe" processor and NVIDIA Quadro FX 1500 graphics card has expanding options, available in 64-bit Windows, suitably priced for running midrange MCAD applications, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, January 2007

HP Blade Workstation - HP ProLiant xw25p Blade workstation uses two AMD Opteron CPUs and Quadro FX 540 MXM graphics card, provides a centralized 3D compute resource, more, Greg Corke, MCAD Online, January 15, 2007

HP xw9400 Workstation - fitted with two dual-core AMD Opteron microprocessors and NVIDIA FX 3500 graphics card, HP xw9400 is a quiet system with expanding options, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, December 1, 2006

The Golden Age of Workstations is Back - HP xw8400 workstation with dual Quad-Core Intel processors with a massive 30" display, more for high-end CAD, Roopinder Tara, CAD Insider, December 3, 2006

Another Opteron Powerhouse - fitted with latest AMD Opteron processors and dual NVIDIA graphics boards, HP xw9400 workstation is best for performing FEA/CFD analyses and processing very large datasets, more, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, October 2006

Workstation - comparison of HP xw6400, Dell Precision 390, Scan 3XS workstation, XWorks X20i-64 S-ATA, Rock Xtreme SL Quadro 2500M, CAD 2 Imagine Go-Duo2, Greg Corke, MCAD Online, October 10, 2006 (more HP workstation reviews, Dell workstation reviews, Scan workstation reviews, laptop reviews)

HP xw8400 Workstation - fitted with Intel dual-core Xeon processors, HP xw8400 is extremely fast and quiet as well, has extensive expandability options, a bit over priced but still highly recommended by Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, October 9, 2006

HP Compaq nw9440 Mobile Workstation - fitted with Intel Core Duo Processor T2600, HP Compaq nw9440 gives good performance and battery life, has extensive connectivity options, more, highly recommended by Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, September 20, 2006

New HP Dynamic Duo - new nw8440 and nw9440 mobile workstations from HP are fitted with Intel's Core Duo mobile CPU, having expanding options, but nw9440 takes precedence over nw8440 for performance, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, August 2006

Xeon Takes Off - HP xw8400 workstation fitted with Intel's dual-core Xeon processor boosts performance, reduces energy consumption, has expanding options, more, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, August 2006

You Can Take It with You - Dell Precision M90 mobile workstation beats Eurocom M590K Emperor and HP Compaq nw8440, also reviewed: Matrox DualHead2Go, PowerCAD SiteMaster and Leica DISTO Plus Laser and PolyNote M719NC laptop, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, August 1, 2006

Mobile Workstation Reviews - based around Intel's new Core Duo processor, not applicable for 64-bit applications, new mobile workstations were reviewed: HP Compaq nw9440, Dell Precision M65 and M90, and Fujitsu-Siemens' Celsius Mobile H240, Greg Corke, MCAD Online, June 15, 2006

A New Workstation Option - AMD Opteron-based HP xw9300 workstation uses NVIDIA nForce Professional graphics, AUGI, April 2006 (may require free registration)

HP Launches Four Intel-based Workstations - desktop workstations xw6400 and xw8400 with dual-core Xeon processors; nw8440 and nw9440 are new mobile workstations, Sara Ferris, Cadalyst Management, April 25, 2006

Investigate Your Options - CAD Workstations - Xi MTower 64SLI workstation gets highest score (A plus) among other single-core systems including HP xw4300 Personal Workstation, Monarch Furia Custom Workstation w/PCI-E, Torque.SLI, PolyStation SLI2-FX57, and DesignPro A154, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst Management, March 1, 2006 (more @Xi workstation reviews, HP workstation reviews, Monarch workstation reviews, Overdrive workstation reviews, Polywell workstation reviews, SYS Technology workstation reviews)

Single Processor Workstation Reviews - powerful CAD workstations offer value for money: Scan 3XS, Dell Precision 380, Fujitsu Siemens Celsius V830, CAD2 IMAGINE FX3800-64 workstation, and HP nw8240 mobile workstation, Greg Corke, MCAD Online, January 17, 2006

Need Speed? - Xi MTower 2P64 and Polywell Polystation beat out the HP xw9300 and the Monarch Empro workstations, earning 'A' grades, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst Management, November 1, 2005

Workstation Reviews - dual core processors from Alienware MJ-12 and Xworks X8i-SLIDC deliver multithreaded performance while HP xw4300 is the fastest processor running single threaded application, Greg Corke, MCAD Online, October 25, 2005

Do You Know if Your Memory is Really Working for You? - improve your workstation's memory with HP Performance Tuning Framework's Memory Usage tab, COE News Net, September 2005

HP's XW4300 - the HP xw4300 workstation for CAD offers flexibility and good performance at moderate price, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst Management, August 1, 2005

Workstation Reviews - reviews of six workstations from CAD 2, HP, Evesham, Scan, Delcam and Armari, Greg Corke, MCAD Online, August 11, 2005

Out of Memory? Out of Patience? - cooperation between HP, Intel, and Microsoft has introduced a compatible, affordable and much needed 64-bit technology solution, AUGI, July 2005 (may require free registration)

HP's New Entry-Level Workstation Features Dual-Core Processors - HP xw4300 provides high class graphics performance at entry level prices, Cadalyst Manufacturing, May 26, 2005

Dualie Workhorse: HP xw9300 - HP's new workstation with dual processors and dual graphics boards might be overkill for the average user, but for analysts and high-end MCAD users, it's worth the hefty price tag, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, May 2005

HP XW9300 - respectable benchmark scores from $6,300 workstation, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst Management, April 1, 2005

Hardware Roundup - Workstation Reference Guide - looks at workstations - both high-end and low-end - most suited for MCAD purposes, Alexandra Pratt, Inventor Connections, October 5, 2004 (requires free registration)

Quality and Performance at a Premium Price - Hewlett-Packard's Compaq nw8000 might be the best mobile workstation money can buy, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, July 2004

New Powerhouse Leverages 64-bit Technology - Hewlett-Packard's new HP Workstation xw4200 introduces the new PCI Express bus and Intel's new EM64T (extended memory technology), David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, August 2004

CATbench Update Summer 2004 - tests were run on the Dell Precision 470, two workstations from HP and IBM’s T42p mobile workstation, Phil Harrison CATIA Community, August 30, 2004 (requires free registration)

New Powerhouse Leverages 64-bit Technology - Hewlett-Packard’s new HP Workstation xw4200 introduces two new hardware standards: EM64T and PCI Express, David Cohn, DE Online, August 2004

HP Workstation xw6200 - offers new Xeon processor with support for PCI Express, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, July 1, 2004

CATbench Spring Update: Dell Surprises Our Reviewer - the Dell 450 won the latest CATIA benchmark, outperforming HP and IBM, Phil Harrison, CATIA Community, April 30, 2004

How Today's Chips Stack Up - roundup of single-processor systems: @Xi MTower SP, Velocity Micro ProMagix A/V/D, TriCAD/CAM StarStation FX, HP Workstation xw4100 Polywell Poly 900NF3-FX and SYS Technology PowerHouse 148, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, March 1, 2004

Speed x 2: Dual Processors Deliver Design Power - lengthy workstation roundup includes a system based on an AMD Athlon 28001, several systems based on variants of the Intel Xeon chips and several systems based on dual AMD Opteron microprocessors, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, November 2003

Hewlett-Packard’s xw4100 - this versatile CAD workstation offers good looks and design, advanced technology and a wide range of flexibility - all at a relatively low price, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, June 2003

8 Great CAD Workstations - stylish and powerful are these CAD-friendly systems from Boxx, HP, IBM, Polywell, Samsung, SYS Technologies and Tri CAD/CAM, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, March 2003

Towers of Power - in a roundup of workstations tested on a variety of CAD/CAM applications, Dell is the editors' choice in both the mid-range and high-end categories, Jan Ozer, PC Magazine, September 17, 2002

The X-Files - HP's x2000 workstation offers a great set-up for CAD professionals, Joel Prager, C3

Wildcat Workstations - reviews of two workstations that feature 3Dlabs's latest Wildcat III graphics card: IBM IntelliStation M Pro and HP Workstation x4000, George Maestri, Computer Graphics World, August, 2002

Mid-Range Pentium 4 Workstations - 1.7 GHz CAD workstations from Compaq, Dell, HP and Polywell achieve parity, Peter Sheerin, CADENCE, Sep 2001

Double Take - Hewlett-Packard's Entry-level Workstation - Pentium 4 workstation reviewed, Greg Corke, CADserver, Aug 2001

CATbench 2001: CATIA Solutions Magazine's 2001 CATIA Version 5 Workstation Benchmark - Compaq, Dell, HP get top scores in workstation performance, May/June 2001, CATIA Solutions

HP Visualize X-Class Workstation - J.V. Bolkan, Digital CAD, January 2001

HP Vectra Line - Bill Machrone, PC Magazine, Best of 2000, January 2, 2001

Kayak XU800 PC (Hewlett-Packard) - Ron LaFon and Art Liddle, Cadalyst, December 2000. 4 stars out of 5. 

Twin Towers - review of both HP's Kayak and Visualize workstations. Greg Corke, CAD Server, October 12, 2000.

Hewlett Packard Visualize P-Class Personal Workstations P860 - Phil Harrison, CATIA Solutions, July/August, 2000. 5 stars.

HP eVectra D9898T: An IS-Friendly Workstation - Bill O'Brien, Computer Shopper, July 28, 2000. 4 stars out of 5.

HP Vectra VL600 - PC World, June 2000

HP's Visualize X-Class Workstation - see what $10,000 can buy, Digital CAD, June 2000

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