Monthly Archives: June 2009

Troubleshooting Slow Read/ Transfer Speeds for a Windows Home Server

After recommending WHS to a friend I got a note saying it was running really slow for pulling data off the server, even though...

3x Seagate Cheetah 15k.5 Raid 5, Adaptec 3085

Just to check some additional 15k rpm SAS numbers, I used three Seagate Cheetah 15k.5 300GB drives in Raid 5 to see what the numbers...

Issue: Adaptec 5805 with Savvio 15k.1 Drives

Did some testing this weekend with the new Adaptec 5805. Since I wanted to see what this card could do, I decided to try...

7200.11 1.5TB Raid 5 Benches on a $120 Perc 5/i 512MB

Although more will follow, here's a quick glimpse of what a cheap, but quality hardware raid solution can do with cheap, and large SATA...

7200.11 1.5TB on ICH10R in Raid 1

Two 1.5TB Seagate 7200.11 drives on the ICH10R in raid 1 make a nice setup. The ICH10R is an on-board semi-hardware raid controller making...

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As multiple personal computing devices become more prevalent in people's homes, the need for home servers likewise increases. Today's home users capture multitudes of...

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AMD EPYC Monero Mining WR

Dual AMD EPYC 7601 CPUs Can Offset Operational Costs Using Monero Mining

The AMD EPYC 7601 dual processor system we have in the lab has set a world record for dual socket Monero mining and can offset ongoing data center costs
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AMD EPYC 7000 Series Architecture Overview for Non-CE or EE Majors

With the launch of AMD EPYC we can finally go into detail about the AMD architecture codenamed "Naples." CPU design is dense but we simplify basics for you
Dual Socket AMD EPYC 7601 Power Consumption

AMD EPYC 7601 Dual Socket Early Power Consumption Observations

We preview the power consumption figures of the top-end AMD EPYC 7601 dual CPU configuration with 512GB of RAM and see excellent results