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I got a question from @repping yesterday which got me thinking. His question was: "Do you know a good site where I can find memory prices for enterprise hardware.". Later it became clear he wanted to use that price to calculate chargeback for memory. He wanted to know the amount/GB. My fist reaction was: well, looking at the total amount of memory in combination with certain size DIMMs - the price rises with larger and larger DIMMs.

I think Dell uses a quite transparent site, with reasonable prices. Let's take a typical server, an R720 which can hold 2 XEONs and hold 24 DIMMs. Here is a table with the current price at time of writing this post:

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  • Hugo Strydom says #
    How difficult do you want to make the calculation ? :-) When I help clients with this the first thing I say is: Keep it simple. B
  • Bouke Groenescheij says #
    Hi Hugo, Thank you very much on your comment and I agree: "Keep it simple". And I really like your view on filling up resources,