I have a Microserver Gen8 - it's runing ESXI with Pfsense, Home assistant, OMV6 and RHEL9 for containers
16 RAM ECC (it's the maximum)
4x4TB WD RED NAS
I'm running everything in one and only server, if something goes wrong, well no internet, nothing.
I wanted to buy a 2nd...
I'm looking for a chassis to host a homelab server. Because the server will be in my office I'm aiming for quiet as possible, so I want to replace the redundant 1U PSUs with something quieter. I think I've seen replacement brackets for blade style PSU that can convert a 2U or 3U into a ATX or...
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...
Not sure if this is the correct forum, but the CPU and MOBO are a big part of the question...
I'm looking to buy a home server to installed with proxmox to cover the following needs:
And have two leading candidates, both with pros and cons:
I currently have an Asus P8C-WS with an Ivy Bridge E3-1245 v2 Xeon. It is currently serving as a hackintosh. No sleep, no hibernate, must be forced to power off. But otherwise quite nice. It has 24 GB ECC RAM, but OS X has no MCE support for the chipset. Has seen very little use since...
I've been a lurker on STH and found various posts most helpful. However, I currently own four HP Microserver N54L home servers with 4x4TB HDD in each unit and it's now time to purchase more HDDs.
Moving forward & Budget
I've decided it's best to move over to a 3 or 4U unit and put...