Monthly Archives: April 2011

Ubuntu 11.04 Released, Toshiba’s NAND Announcements, Apple’s iCloud

This week saw a new version of the popular Ubuntu Linux distribution (version 11.04) released, Toshiba making a pair of announcements around its NAND...

Installing an iSCSI Target on Windows Server 2008 R2

Recently Microsoft released an iSCSI Target for Windows Server 2008 R2. This is something that many users have requested for a long time, and...

ASUS P67 Sabertooth and Tyan S5512WGM2NR Stability Update

Recently ServeTheHome.com looked at two different Intel P67 chipset boards, the ASUS P67 Sabertooth consumer offering and the Tyan S5512WGM2NR server motherboard. The ASUS...

Tyan S8230GM4NR Dual AMD G34 Motherboard Review Quad LAN

The Tyan S8230GM4NR is the second Tyan dual AMD G34 platform reviewed on ServeTheHome.com with the Tyan S8236WGM3NR being the first. Like the previously...

Thin Provisioning and Storage Systems

One of the biggest storage management advancements in the past years has been the (re-) introduction of thin provisioning. Practically speaking, thin provisioning is...

OCZ Accused of Fraud, Seagate-Samsung, EMC Earnings, WD Earnings

This week saw OCZ accused of fraud, a big storage merger announced and divergent earnings reports from EMC and Western Digital. Scathing Report Implies OCZ...

ASUS P6X58-E WS Motherboard Review

Between its consumer/ gaming lines and its server lines, ASUS has a compelling set of workstation motherboards for a variety of platforms as denoted...

Tyan IPMI 2.0 Remote Management WebGUI Tour

These days, IPMI 2.0 with KVM-over-IP functionality is virtually a requirement on server boards unless one is using an external KVM-over-IP unit plus an...

Seagate – Samsung Deal the Storage Industry Impact

Seagate today confirmed rumors aired by the Wall Street Journal yesterday (and predicted by ServeTheHome last month after the Western Digital - Hitachi GST...

Intel Xeon X5670 Dual Six Core Processor Benchmarks and Review

Although the Intel Xeon L5640 is a lot of processor with very low power consumption requirements, the Intel Xeon X5670 is a much higher-end...

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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
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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