AceD wrote:I have 16gb hyperx ddr3-2133mhz and I've never eaten it all up, 64gb you would need many virtual machines running to even justify it.
Maybe you have but you've never just noticed it? As every system uses some element of your storage system for caching, even windows has a page file.
However, If you set up the software to stop using the HDD as data cache and force it to choose a RAMdisk, your application works soo much faster!!
desktop: i7-3960x @4.8Ghz/64Gb RAM/120Gb SSD/2.78Tb RAID5/GTX-580/AX1200/3008WFP x2
server: Intel Atom D2550/8Gb RAM/10.7TB RaidZ2 (WD30EFRX x6)/AX850 + 16Gb flash for FreeBSD