As I am sure most of the Windows Home Server crowd has seen at this point, there is a WHS V2 Codename Vail preview posted on Microsoft’s website. Here is the download link to feature previews https://connect.microsoft.c...
SilverStone Technology Co., Ltd.- DS380 This would be an amazing SFF ZFS build. Looking at the pictures, if you went with a FlexATX or DC/Pico PSU you might have room for an extended ITX board such as the ASRock E3C244D4I-14S...it has 3x Mini SAS headers ASRock Rack > E3C224D4I-14S Silverstone DS380: ITX 8x SAS/Sata Hotswap
Moving down the curve again! The Crucial M500 480GB is down to under $220 which is like $0.458/GB even excluding the 32GB of spare area. I know it isn't the fastest, but so cheap. Amazon.com: Crucial M500 480GB SATA 2.5-inch Internal SSD 7mm drive, with 9.5mm Adapter CT480M500SSD1: Computers & Accessories
Anyone try these yet? Intel Xeon E5 2665 ES CPU Processor 8 Core 2 3GHz 20MB 8GT QA8Z Sandy Bridge EP | eBay $250 +10 ship for these chips are good. QA8Z stepping and only 2.3ghz The Xeon E5-2665 is a 2.4ghz chip so that doesn't match. This one is $465 at 2.4ghz and QB7U. 7U seems... Intel Xeon E5-2665 spicy for $260
Is this just me or is anyone having problems with this forum? It doesn't load in firefox and when i use chrome..it takes like 5 minutes to load...it has been like this for like a week or more. Is anyone else having the same issues or am i restricted somehow Patrick?
Hey all, Long time lurker- finally decided to register and post. Here's my recent Nas build based of a Norco RPC-4220 Enclosure: NORCO 4U Rack Mount 20-Bays SATA/SAS Server Chassis RPC-4220 I choose this since it had lots of hot swap drives at a pretty low price. It also has SAS connectors, meaning I can connect 4 hard drives using only one cable. Mothe
The big news this week is that the creditors of OCZ Technology have taken control of the company’s assets. OCZ Technology had consistently been unprofitable. That financial performance led to the dismissal of the company’s CEO and CFO recently. It appears as though the company’s creditors are now selling OCZ’s assets to Toshiba. This is […]
Rackspace is one of the most innovative cloud services providers around. They are constantly upgrading their servers to provide faster and more reliable service. On Monday the company announced yet another advancement in their cloud server technology: Performance Cloud Servers. The company claims these are several times faster than the previous iteration of
Enterprise level clouds are very expensive and fairly difficult to manage. Recently, Seagate came out with a product that tries to make that management a little easier and a little cheaper. The product is called the Kinetic Open Storage Platform (KOSP). The platform hopes to erase the barrier between apps and storage. So, what is […]
Understanding and managing graphics in a virtual environment is often very difficult. You have to deal with many layers of complexity between virtual machine and the workstations they are providing the graphics to. The bigger the environment, the more complex the graphics of the VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) become. Over the last few years, VMware […]