I am currently in a thought process of redesigning my home network into a much better system and wanted to get some feedback on this forum.
There may be better ways or better tools out there that I don't know yet.
Main things I wanted to focus one: plex as media server, nextcloud as...
So i have a i3 12100 pc in spare and i am thinking of making it a NAS and Plex Server for home.
8GB 3200Mhz DDR4 (Single Channel)
Antec Atom 450 PSU
PowerX M.2 240GB SSD
(Currently i don't have HDD but i will buy it for server)
I am thinking of using truenas...
This project started out as a budget project to reuse old equipment that I had stashed around the house.
This was the spec I started with:
AMD Phenom II X4 955
Corsair Dominator 4GB 1600
128GB Samsung OEM SSD
Nvidia Quadro FX3500
LSI MegaRaid SAS 8888ELP
Belkin USB 3.0...
So I’ve been a tech enthusiast for years and have aquired most of my technical knowledge from having to fix things for friends and family members as the need arises. I’ve recently started looking into ways to build a more secure/convient home network with a lot of salavged...