What's the recommended hardware a .net developer today should work with. Is there software that can provide evaluation for machines in this regard?
Running 1 SQL Server instance (2005, 2008), sometimes an Oracle DB, Visual Studio, Communication applications (Email, IM, ...), and a couple of Virtual Machines at the same time. Notebook or ...
What are the pros and cons on this? I am thinking on security, ease of replacement and maintainance, ...