04-05-2012 12:13 PM
I am going to be maintaining a large database for an organization and need to buy a basic laptop. I will need the following capabilities:
Enough memory to run database (now at 8 MB) and will most likely grow
I would appreciate some recommendations and will only use this laptop for the functions above. I want to keep the price down to a minimum. No gaming, etc. Thank you.
04-05-2012 09:41 PM
I think any laptop can be used for databases. However I'm more curious about your database.
You might want to hire a computer expert to get indepth with your needs as to whether you need an "thin" or "fat" client.
07-09-2012 11:35 AM
Welcome to the forums and thanks for coming to chat!
In my opinion, it sounds like you'd benefit far more from visiting your nearest Best Buy personally. Based on what you told us, there are tons of possibilities for models that COULD work for you. However, it'd be much safer if you can speak face-to-face with a Consultant in-store. As you can see in xl's reply, there is more we need to know to really help you out. For example:
There are many more factors, but those are just a few additional ones to add on to xl's list. Come on in Chef! We'd love to help you in person! (: