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AMD Opteron A1100 Announcement Development Kit

AMD Opteron A1100 64-bit ARM Platform Available

The mATX AMD Opteron A1100 development platform is now available finally bringing ARMv8 64-bit computing to folks willing to spend $3000 for the early access


WD Red and RE 4TB Thermal Imaging

Thermal Imaging Western Digital 4TB NAS Options

We try thermal imaging WD Red and RE 4TB drive options and get a very clear result on which runs hotter


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iStarUSA BPN-124K-SA front

iStarUSA BPN-124K-SA Review – 4-in-1 Trayless Hot-swap Backplane

The iStarUSA BPN-124K-SA is a 4-in-1 trayless hot-swap backplane that eases installation and maintenance. With an average street price around $88 it is a reasonably priced option.


Western Digital Red 5TB 6TB Launch

Western Digital Red 5TB 6TB and Red Pro Drives Released

Today Western Digital is releasing both the WD Red 5TB and 6TB drives along with launching the Western Digital Pro line. This was expected given recent price drops and sightings in the forums but is exciting for NAS enthusiasts


Amazon T2 Instances and Intel C2550 time comparison

Testing New AWS T2 instances with Linux-Bench Benchmark

We took the new Amazon AWS T2 instances and an Intel Atom C2550 and ran them through the Linux-Bench script to see if there was evidence of throttling


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ASUS P9A-I-C2550-SAS-4L-Overview

Exclusive: First ASUS P9A-I/C2550/SAS/4L Review

Our ASUS P9A-I/C2550/SAS/4L review. The platform combines an awesome set of features for storage platforms and very low power design.


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Supermicro X9SKV-1125 Overview

Supermicro X9SKV-1125 Review – Embedded communications platform

The motherboard has 6 NICs including bypass mode, a 7-year service life and an embedded Xeon E3-1125C processor


Three Western Digital Red 3TB Drives SATA Side

Western Digital Red 4TB Deal – $139.99 is back

The deal on Western Digital Red 4TB drives for $139.99 is back online and we have some recent experiences