974466 wrote:If you are planning to have multi-node installation with RAC then you need 4 VMs and with 8 GB RAM it would be slow. I would suggest you have at least 16 GB of RAM.
First of all, i am really sorry to have a opened a thread in the wrong place. i did not understand were to post it. coming to the point , i want install and practise RAC(2 may be 3 node) database with R12 application (multi node) in vmware. i request you to give suggestions about the laptop hardware configuration (i dont want to buy a desktop) . my current budget is 2000$ . i have a dell vostro 1015 (with intel core 2 duo processor) with 8gb ram . i installed 11gr2 rac in this laptop but it is very slow. Please advice.
974466 wrote:I would also go with the same processor -- Re: Hardware Requirement for APPS 11I and R12
thanks a lot hussein ... and i am sorry for the late reply... would you please suggest me the processor ( i am thinking i7 quad core) ...