BLUTYPHOON Changelog & Roadmap

Legend: Planning, In Operation, Completed, Cancelled

Operation Ohm

AMD FX Series

  • 2016-2017
  • System rebuild
  • AMD “Zen+” octo-core w/ SMT
  • AMD AM4 Motherboard
  • 16 GB DDR4 RAM

Operation Dai-Q

Intel Core i5

  • May 2012
  • System rebuild
  • Intel Core i5 3570K
  • Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD5H
  • Patriot 4 x 4 GB DDR3-1600 RAM CL9
  • Mushkin Chronos 120 GB SATA III SSD

Operation Bludozer

AMD FX Series CPU and 900 Series chipset

  • Q3-Q4 2011
  • Rolling release upgrades
  • AMD FX-series CPU
  • AMD 900-Series Motherboard
  • 8 GB DDR3-1600 RAM CL8

Operation AMD MK II.V

  • Q3 2011
  • System Rejuvination Period
  • XFX Radeon HD 6870 Dual Fan
  • Cooler Master 690 II Advanced

Operation AMD MK II

  • Q2-Q4 2009
  • Core Finalization Period
  • AMD Phenom II X4 810
  • Transfer Athlon X2 4200+ to media centre
  • XFX Radeon HD 4850 w/ 512 MB GDDR3
  • Transfer Radeon HD 3650 to brother’s new rig
  • Added a Western Digital Caviar Black 500 GB and placed the 320 GB Hitachi as a tray drive since I need a tray drive for school >.>”
  • Switched to Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard
  • Transferred 4 x 1 GB KVR DDR2-800 to media centre
  • Installed new 4 x 2 GB G.Skill HK DDR2-800
  • Installed SAMSUNG EcoGreen 1 TB 5400 RPM backup drive
Operation AMD MK I.V
  • Q3-Q4 2008
  • Zalman CNPS8700LED
  • 500GB Seagate Enterprise SATA HDD
  • 2 GB DDR2-800 + 2GB DDR2-800 (swapped from media centre)
  • Swap to Windows Server 2008
Operation AMD MK I
  • March 2008
  • AMD Athlon 64 X2 4200+
  • ASUS M3A
  • Sapphire Radeon HD 3650 w/ 512 MB GDDR2 VRAM
  • 2GB DDR2-667 (given to media centre)
  • 320 GB Hitachi SATA HDD
Total Cost Projection*
  • 2012: $2100 CAD
  • 2011: $1450 CAD
  • 2009: $1300 CAD
  • 2008: $700 CAD
*Cost projections includes all provincial and federal taxes. These are estimates and not the real costs.

 

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