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  1. Sales, Deals, and Trades

    A Place for Great Deals, For Sale/ For Trade, and General forums
    1. Great Deals
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      Found a great deal somewhere? Let others know!
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    2. For Sale/ For Trade/ Want to Buy
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      Have extra stuff lying around? Looking for a system pull? This is your forum.
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      Latest: Q2 2017 STH Lab Cleaning Churchill, Jun 23, 2017 at 8:47 PM
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  2. STH - Resources

    A place to discuss resources
    1. Guides
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      A place to discuss how-to guides and resources
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    2. STH Main Site Posts
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      RSS Feed of the STH main site posts
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  3. Hardware

    A place to discuss home and small business server hardware.
    1. Processors and Motherboards
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      A place to discuss processors and motherboards for home and small business servers.
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      Latest: HomeLab Hardware - Virtualization BlueLineSwinger, Jun 23, 2017 at 1:13 PM
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    2. RAID Controllers and Host Bus Adapters
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      A place to discuss RAID Controllers and Host Bus Adapters for home and small business servers.
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      Latest: Flashing LSI 9305 24i to IT mode Rob Adelman, Jun 23, 2017 at 12:39 PM
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    3. Hard Drives and Solid State Drives
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      A place to discuss hard drives and solid state drives.
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      Latest: Where is Optane? mbello, Jun 23, 2017 at 8:27 PM
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    4. Networking
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      A place to discuss various elements of networking home and small business servers including internal NICs as well as switches, routers, and etc.
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      Latest: Configuring PFC/RDMA on Gnodal switch darkconz, Jun 23, 2017 at 9:04 PM
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    5. Chassis and Enclosures
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      A place to discuss different chassis and enclosure options for servers.
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    6. DIY Server and Workstation Builds
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      Look at other users' DIY builds and show-off your own.
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      Messages:
      12,410
      Latest: Feedback on new home Server+SAN Build j_h_o, Jun 23, 2017 at 9:04 PM
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  4. Software Platforms

    A place to discuss various small business and home server operating systems and storage platforms.
    1. Solaris, Nexenta, OpenIndiana, and napp-it
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      A place to discuss Solaris, NexentaStor Enterprise Edition, Community Edition, OpenIndiana, and related topics such as the napp-it WebGUI.
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      4,473
      Latest: OmniOS 151022 long term stable gea, Jun 21, 2017 at 1:41 PM
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    2. VMware, VirtualBox, Citrix
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      A place to discuss VMware virtualization on platforms such as ESX and ESXi, Oracle VirtualBox and Citrix virtualization
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      Latest: Storage Advice Needed for iSCSI BSDguy, Jun 23, 2017 at 1:32 PM
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    3. Windows Server, Hyper-V Virtualization
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      A place to discuss Windows Server platforms including Windows Server and Hyper-V Virtualization related topics.
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      Latest: Windows licenses from Ebay ecosse, Jun 23, 2017 at 2:57 PM
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    4. Docker and Containers
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      A place to discuss Docker and all things containers
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      Latest: VMware Integrated Containers jmccoy555, Jun 17, 2017 at 8:24 AM
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    5. Software Stuff
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      Software for backups, playing media, torrents and etc.
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      Latest: Supermicro HTML5 iKVM arrived Juan Manuel Palacios, Jun 23, 2017 at 9:41 PM
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    6. FreeBSD and FreeNAS
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      A place to discuss FreeBSD, ZFSguru, and FreeNAS platforms.
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      Latest: FreeNAS 11 PigLover, Jun 19, 2017 at 2:52 PM
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    7. Linux Admins, Storage and Virtualization
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      A place to discuss various Linux based platforms including Debian, Ubuntu, CentOS, RHEL, OpenSUSE, Proxmox, ZFS on Linux, KVM virtualization and others.
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      Latest: Benchmarking Patrick, Jun 21, 2017 at 3:10 PM
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    8. NAS Systems and Networked Home and SMB Software
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      For discussion of Synology, QNAP, Thecus, Drobo, Netgear, Buffalo and other NAS systems as well as SMB and Home media devices
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      Latest: New NAS coming - Synology DS1817 Peanuthead, Jun 22, 2017 at 8:03 PM
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    9. Cryptocurrency Mining and Markets
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      Latest: Dedicated Crypto Mining Open Compute server build. Klee, Jun 23, 2017 at 9:52 PM
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    10. Machine Learning, Deep Learning, and AI
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      A place to discuss today's machine learning, deep learning, and AI topics
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      Latest: 1x 1080ti vs 3-4x 1060s regardless of power Monoman, Jun 21, 2017 at 12:45 AM
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  5. Linux-Bench and Other Benchmarks

    Benchmark results and discussions
    1. Linux-Bench Results and Discussion
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      A forum to discuss Linux-Bench and share results with others
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      Latest: Hypervisor Comparison DBordello, Jun 5, 2017
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    1. DIY and Makers Spot
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      A spot for various DIY and makers
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    1. General Chat
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      A place for other stuff that didn't fit anywhere else.
      Discussions:
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      Latest: Minecraft Server marcoi, Jun 23, 2017 at 9:40 PM
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    2. STH Suggestions and Updates
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