OK here's the deal
I have multiple Ubuntu / Linux Mint / Debian etc Servers that I play with at home.
And I want to simplify my life A LOT
Always known about it, sometimes had a fiddle to get it going... but usually ran out of time or changed systems around... so never actually managed to get...
OK I know bugger all about electrikery...
I found an old Supermicro (looks like CSE-745 chassis) but I believe maybe an older 7045B-8R gen chassis. ?? could be a 745 tho?
Currently it has a H8DM3-2 board in it. Gobbles a little bit of power.:oops:
Tho it has 2 x quad core cpu's and can take...
Sun ATLS1QGE Cards
$25.95 Free Ship
Sun Quad Port PCIe Gigabit Network Adapter 501 7606 06 Low Profile ATLS1QGE | eBay
$29.99 plus $5 post
High Profile (I think from the bad photo)
Sun Oracle 511 1422 Quad Port Gigabit Ethernet Adapter UTP X4447A Z ATLS1QGE | eBay
Looks to be new in box, prob worth it to someone to turn into a nas box with a cheap low powered motherboard..... Eg Xpenology.
Sell off the unwanted bits to reclaim some cashola.
Ion Supermicro Server Computer | eBay
Never seen a Dell C6145 before, but they look interesting
PowerEdge C6145 | Dell Australia
Motherboard on eBay for one going for $149
Dell PowerEdge C6145 Server Quad Socket G34 DDR3 AMD Motherboard DW8Y5 40N24 | eBay
Might make an interesting project for someone?
4 x 16core CPUs could...
Saw this on ebay
Pcie SSD SAS Card Expander KIT Dell Poweredge Server R720 R820 Ypnrc N2R9K 693W6 | eBay
and was wondering what the controller was...
Then I looked into it some more and realized it's a new way to connect SSD's direct to the PCI=E Slot
eg not using a card type...
Anyone want a few drive trays for a C6100?
And by a few I mean a LOT of them......
Gaylord Dell PowerEdge C6100 Server 3 5" SATA SAS Hard Drive Caddy Trays | eBay
Hmm what's 2500 x 4tb drives ? 10000
Simple but effective, and for $8.99
Kingwin KW-PCI2H25 2 Bay PCI-E HDD Frame For 2.5" IDE/SATA HDD/SSD
Kingwin KW-PCI2H25 Kingwin KW-PCI2H25 2 Bay PCI-E HDD Frame For 2.5" IDE/SATA HDD/SSD from mwave.com
here is a bargain for someone
417E16-RJBOD1 88BAY 4U 2.5IN (Refurbished) at TigerDirect.com
Super Micro Computer, Inc. - Products | Chassis | 4U | SC417E16-RJBOD1
- $1,487.93 (62%)
Top of Rack Switches
24 x 10g or 1g SFP+ ports
Full specs here
IBM Redbooks | IBM System Networking RackSwitch G8124E
Say they are working, but they are damaged a bit (dropped?)
Might be ok for someone?
IBM Blade Rackswitch G8124 E 24 10 Gigabit Ports SFP 10GB Damaged Working...
Just thought I would mention here
I have a couple of IBM 49Y7942 eg rebranded Emulex OCE11102 cards
Anyone wanting to use this card, please be aware it won't physically fit into a x8 PCI-E slot
I thought I was going mad at 1st.....
Tried it in a Dell Poweredge R310
Fit in the right side...
OK, I am in the process of trying to recover an IBM X3400 M3 server
I have two of these, both identical ....
Tho the problem child seems to have flakey onboard Broadcom NetXtreme II (dual port on motherboard) BCM5716C (similar to a BCM5709)
From cold boot it's random if the nics work or not...