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  1. Evan replied to the thread Recommendation on home server?.

    Generally not , small 15k disks are things of years gone by usually. But would need more info that that, if it’s free and say a...

    Jun 22, 2019 at 4:47 PM
  2. Evan replied to the thread Firewall Solution with nice Live packet filter view?.

    Yeah a nice e3 would be what I would use for high performance cores in this case, I don’t own any but the idle really low so even if...

    Jun 21, 2019 at 7:10 PM
  3. Evan replied to the thread energy efficient x86, 64bit, >4GB RAM (, Arduino interface) SBC.

    Yep in this use case seems a good idea, can even run a single lightweight VM or 2 as well if you want. I have always had a Synology...

    Jun 21, 2019 at 7:07 PM
  4. Evan replied to the thread Firewall Solution with nice Live packet filter view?.

    Sophos XG won’t do 1G vpn with 4 fast cores ? Would have been my suggestion, outside if that you could span port and use a dedicated...

    Jun 21, 2019 at 5:07 PM
  5. Evan replied to the thread energy efficient x86, 64bit, >4GB RAM (, Arduino interface) SBC.

    SSD, but a spiny disk in 2.5” is very similar, have to use 3rd party cases to get 3.5” with an NUC

    Jun 21, 2019 at 5:00 PM
  6. Evan replied to the thread Are there 2.5GBase-T SFP+ modules?.

    I am hoping ‘ax’ better sensitivity will allow my place to work better on one access point instead of 2, some reason in my old setup the...

    Jun 21, 2019 at 4:54 PM
  7. Evan replied to the thread Low power 10Gbit SSD NAS + VM Host - Ryzen 3000 or Intel?.

    Xeon D-1500, he Supermicro x10sdv boards. (Lower power than the d-2100), inbuilt 10G options, from 2-16 cores, up to 128gb memory is...

    Jun 20, 2019 at 4:19 PM
  8. Evan replied to the thread energy efficient x86, 64bit, >4GB RAM (, Arduino interface) SBC.

    Sorry I don’t have any experience on the power consumption of those systems, I would guess idle less than 10w easily enough, they are...

    Jun 20, 2019 at 2:57 PM
  9. Evan replied to the thread Are there 2.5GBase-T SFP+ modules?.

    Yes I had a feeling the Cisco catalyst 9000 series and the Meraki MR45/MR55 were rather power efficient especially given all the radios...

    Jun 20, 2019 at 2:54 PM
  10. Evan replied to the thread Are there 2.5GBase-T SFP+ modules?.

    MA-INJ-5-XX: Meraki Multigigabit 802.3at Power over Ethernet Injector (XX = US/EU/UK/AU) Multi gig POE injectors certainly exist.

    Jun 20, 2019 at 7:14 AM
  11. Evan replied to the thread energy efficient x86, 64bit, >4GB RAM (, Arduino interface) SBC.

    I would say what about NUC with serial via a USB adapter ? There is also some Supermicro boards that may work for you but I assume price...

    Jun 20, 2019 at 6:30 AM
  12. Evan replied to the thread EU (not a deal) Intel DC s3520 SSD 1.6TB 2.5".

    As far as I am aware and I am very very far from an authority on the subject essentially HPE much like EMC and Dell or Lenovo firmware...

    Jun 20, 2019 at 6:24 AM
  13. Evan liked MrCalvin's post in the thread Supermicro AOC-SLG3-2M2 Dual M2 card.

    Can confirm AOC-SLG3-2M2 work great on a SM board X11SSM-F. As long your NVMe devices are running PCIe x4, which all "real" NVMes do. My...

    6523.jpg 3xnvme.jpg bios.jpg Jun 20, 2019 at 6:02 AM
  14. Evan replied to the thread 40Gb to 10Gb breakout cable questions.

    You mean switch to ESX server ? Would look like and need 4 x 10G connections. Behaves like 4 x 10G Or am I not understanding the...

    Jun 19, 2019 at 6:53 AM
  15. Evan replied to the thread HPE GreenLake Everything by 2022 or HPEaaS Strategy Launched.

    Many organizations will still be figuring out what cloud is by 2022

    Jun 18, 2019 at 5:38 PM