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What is the industry standard to specify Virtual machine configuration in a summary format?

I have seen notations like these:

4 CPU x 8 GB RAM VM
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closed as not constructive by Sven, Dan, Khaled, Scott Pack, Iain Jul 18 '12 at 6:53

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Is it an industry standard ?

No, there is no standard and no best way. This is off-topic here, please read the FAQ.

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can you link to the rule? –  Tom H May 23 '12 at 9:29
    
@TomH Oh, I wasn't aware that the tag autolinking isn't working in answers, just in comments. –  Sven May 23 '12 at 9:34
    
I guess I meant is that off topic because it is a "learning material recommendation", or that it is chatty/discursive? –  Tom H May 23 '12 at 9:44
    
I think chatty/discursive nails it. It's also not an actual problem per se, IMHO. –  Sven May 23 '12 at 9:47
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what about if it was reframed as "What is the industry standard to specify Virtual machine configuration in a summary format?". I guess my point is you could get into a discussion about almost anything, but there are only a few major VM players, and cloud providers, and if they have standardized around something, then there is a specific answer to the question. –  Tom H May 23 '12 at 9:53

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