Managing Editor, www.smallbusinesscomputing.com
Offering a powerful entry-level workstation that can handle the graphics and data-intensive applications of design, technical and financial users, Compaq Computer Corporation (NYSE: CPQ) announced its Evo Workstation W4000. According to Compact, its powerful, yet affordable Evo Workstation W4000 series brings Compaq's workstation offerings to small or more budget-conscious businesses.
The new Evo Workstation W4000 DDR starts at just $1091, with the an Intel Pentium 4 1.8 GHz processor with DDR memory and 32 MB Matrox G450 Dual Head graphics card. Configurable with up to 2.2 GHz Intel processors for speed and featuring a wide selection of high-performance graphics -- including NVIDIA Quadro2 EX, Quadro2 MXR, or Quardro2Pro; ATI FireGL2; or Matrox Millennium G450 or G550, or Matrox Millennium G200 Quad Multi-Monitor -- the Evo Workstation W4000 DDR promises to be an ideal workstation for entry-level digital content creation (DCC), MCAD, geographic information systems (GIS) and financial analysis professionals.