3.4 Increase memory
Verify hardware and OS support for capacity increase
Verify memory is on hardware/vendor compatibility list
Verify memory compatibility (e.g., speed, brand, capacity, EDO, ECC/non-ECC, SDRAM/RDRAM)
Perform upgrade checklist
It has been said that there is no such thing as too much memory in a server. Although in many cases this is true, there are a few exceptions. One, you can only put as much memory in the network server as it was designed to contain. There is always a maximum amount of memory that can be supported by the processors and/or the control chipsets of the motherboard of the network server. The other exception is having more memory than the network server operating system can utilize. You must keep both ...