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Hardware Requirements

When purchasing a new machine, do not take it for granted that any newer Intel or AMD processor will have the necessary capabilities.

Check Intel processor capabilities: http://ark.intel.com/

Check AMD processor capabilities: http://www.amd.com/us/products/pages/processors.aspx. Look for AMD Virtualization (AMD-V) Technology With Rapid Virtualization Indexing capability for the desired CPU model.