Posts Tagged: workstation

CES 2019: Supermicro Shows Off Gaming Lineup and Workstation Motherboards

In a first for, we had a chance to visit Supermicro at CES 2019 and check out some of their gaming and workstation oriented hardware. Supermicro is better known in the server and data center space but has been making a strong push in the consumer market over the last few generations supplying Intel-based boards for the consumer gaming segment. Read More

ASUS Z87-WS Motherboard Review

In the world of Haswell and the new Z87 chipset, has reviewed a plethora of motherboards supporting this new CPU. Low-end boards, mid-range, and even high-end boards made mostly for the extreme overclocker have graced the front page. Today we move to a slightly different segment with the ASUS Z87-WS motherboard. The “WS” stands for workstation and this motherboard is intended to bridge the gap between a server and consumer level board. Support for server class CPU’s, support for RAID cards and other miscellaneous PCIe cards, as well as having a boat load of ports to round out functionality are what this board is all about. It is time to see if she board can live up to its “WS” nomenclature as others with it have done in the past! Read More