After over one year of colocation it is time to take a step back and evaluate how well the project went in terms of costs and lessons learned
Forum readers have spotted a deal on Intel Xeon X5650 chips now selling for just over $100 each. These chips have 6 cores and twelve threads.
The WD Black2 combines both a 128GB SSD and a 1TB HD into a 2.5" form factor, all for about $300. Unlike competition the 120GB SSD partition is separate
Making quick Linux server benchmarking easy for anyone to do. Run a test suite with three copy and paste commands with STHbench.sh
How we fit a cluster of three Intel Atom C2750 systems with networking, power and solid state drives all in a single small portable case and under 1A @ 120v
Testing the impact of using low voltage RAM (memory) on an Intel Avoton C2750 platform. There is a major impact of using low power memory on these platforms
A quick guide on how to fix the blinking cursor and black screen after installing Ubuntu server and desktop.
A deal on a HP DL180 G6 with two 6 core 12 thread Intel Xeon L5639 processors and 8GB of RAM all in a 2U server platform thanks to forum members
The SanDisk Cruzer Fit 16GB is a great server accessory to install into 1U servers. It uses relatively little power and fits into 1U server internal USB
A look at the new ASUS UEFI BIOS and some of the new features in the 2013 / Haswell generation of motherboards. ASUS made many useful improvements this time