We recommend that any purchased systems should match systems on the MSU standard hardware list. We are familiar with how to work with these systems (it's amazing how many different ways you can mount a hard drive in a system). We are sure that we can support the hardware in these systems and that our standard operating system configurations work on these system. Last, but certainly not least, these configurations tend to have deeper discounts since the university buys them in large quantities.
Current MSU standard systems
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