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    NAS build - 32 disk custom cabinet. Freenas.

    Build’s Name: nas01 Operating System/ Storage Platform: FreeNAS 11.2 CPU: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G4620 @ 3.70GHz (4 cores) Motherboard: SUPERMICRO X11SSL-F Chassis: Custom. 5mm polycarbonate. Made to fit specific dimensions. Drives: 16 WD Red 3TB, 4 Samsung EVO 860 500GB SSDs, 4 Seagate...
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    JBOD Enclosure Questions

    I want to build out a growable NAS using ZFS. I'm a bit confused about the chassis options when looking for chassis with a large number of drive bays. I have seen, on this forum and others, discussion about the supermicro chassis. However, when looking on ebay, I see that these often, but not...
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    Need some advice on finalizing my massive NAS upgrade

    Build’s Name: Dell R730XD NAS/DO EVERYTHING BUILD Operating System/ Storage Platform: FreeNAS CPU: 2 x Xeon E5-2678 12 core 2.5GHz Motherboard: Dell R730XD Chassis: Dell R730XD Drives: Deciding... RAM: 128GB (8x16GB) Add-in Cards: Perc H730 Power Supply: 2 x 750w Usage Profile: Plex Movie/TV...
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    Realizing NAS-Storage using Proxmox

    Hello everyone, I have discovered this forum just a few days ago, but are already blown away by the knowledge and kindness here :) I am currently running Proxmox on an i5-4440 with 32GB non-ECC RAM with ZFS [4x 2TB-WD-RED in striped mittor (each mirror consists of 2 WD-RED) and a mirrored 250...
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    SOLD: Supermicro SYS-5018A-TN4 (A1SAi-2750F) + Extras - $400 + Shipping

    Finally getting around to selling this. I'm sure everyone is pretty familiar with this system. It was my main home server for near three years and would be an excellent NAS or home router: Supermicro | Products | SuperServers | 1U | 5018A-TN4 Importantly, I had it sent to Supermicro already...
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    LSI 9211-8i IT Mode getting driver error and no drives are available CentOS

    I seem to be having an intermittent problem (potentially related to an update although I cant figure out which one) with my recently purchased LSI 9211-8i. The card came pre-flashed into IT mode and after installing it in my ESXi 6.5 server and passing it through to my NAS install (I use...
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    NAS - New Build ( Advice & Recommendations)

    Build’s Name: Lion Operating System/ Storage Platform: KVM (CentOS) or ESXi CPU: Intel - Xeon E3-1220 V5 3GHz Quad-Core CPU Cooler: Noctua - NH-L9i 33.8 CFM CPU Cooler Motherboard: SUPERMICRO MBD-X11SSH-F-O Micro ATX Server Motherboard LGA 1151 Intel C236 Chassis: U-NAS NSC- 810A Drives: 8x...
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    Intel Xeon D or Atom C3000 for monero+bitcoin fullnode?

    Hello all, I would like to build a home server, that will function as NAS + will run Bitcoin, Monero and possibly other cyrptocurrencies in Virtual Machines. I want to run full nodes - these are NOT minig, but they still verify the blockchaian and transactions signatures etc. I am considering 2...
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    FreeNas Home tight budget system

    Hi STH community! I'm struggling deciding what to do about an home server with different purposes. The real purpose of the system is to serve as a backup server in sync with my other systems (I was thinking of using Nextcloud). A large hdd would be used as a media/download bucket for torrent...
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    Home PLEX, NAS, and NVR

    Build’s Name: Goodbye QNAP, Goodbye paycheck.. Errr, Hello Freedom and Performance! Operating System/ Storage Platform: unRAID CPU: Intel Xeon E5-2620 V4 Cooler: NH-U9DXi4 Motherboard: Supermicro MBD-X10SRL-F Chassis: Supermicro 846 w/ 920 SQ's Drives: 2x8GB WD Easy Stores Shucked White...
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    Custom NAS build - Supermicro

    Hello, I am trying to pull some parts together from Supermicro and was wondering if you could give me some guidance on compatibility. I purchased a used X9SCA-F motherboard and had the following questions: 1. It appears that if the board is running BIOS revision 2.0 or above that it...
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    NASty Nova Build

    Components: Motherboard - ASRock Rack EPC612D4I Mini ITX CPU – Intel Xeon E5-2620 v3 RAM – 4 x Crucial 16GB DDR4-2400 ECC SODIMM SAS Card - LSI MegaRAID SAS 9361-8i OS Drives – 2 x 512GB Samsung 840 Pro SSD (RAID 1) Data Drives – 8 x 3TB Western Digital Red Drives (RAID 10) Power Supply –...
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    FreeNAS 11.1 super buggy for anyone else?

    Just upgraded two of our NAS boxes to the latest FreeNAS 11.1. We're facing the following issues: SNMP service bringing down one box NFS mounts timing out on the other box so no client at the moment can connect via NFS One of the boxes reverted its hostname to 'freenas' (minor issue but...
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    EU WTB Dual (or more) drive NAS with schedule support

    Hi, I am looking for a cheap "consumer" and used "NAS" enclosure like qnap, synology or wd my cloud. It must have at least 2 bays (it might be diskless), gigabit network interface (or two). and some sort of GUI/web interface where I can set scheduled power on / power off. Cherry on top? usb 3.0...
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    Watercooling NAS ?

    Hello people, As I read in some forums, some consider a so called "Bitumenbox" (Sorry, I came from Germany so I don't know if this term is also known in English. And 'cause I want to use HDDs for my DIY-NAS I consider to buy or built such boxes but I ave a few questions about this (thought...
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    Planing DIY Network interface

    Hallo everybody, i have a few questions about creating a "Webpage" for my personal network ... I've planned to build a NAS and use the OS FreeNAS for it. I'll explain what I mean with webpage... My intent is to create a NAS with my personal Media (like I posted in another threat) and I thought...
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    Building FreeNAS

    Hallo everybody, I again have a few questions about the usage (or building) of a NAS Server. I want to create a private NAS with a huge amount of files (I think there are about 18 Terabyte of files I want to save) and my biggest fear is to lose them due to Bit Rot. So I Read that ZFS should be...
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    Planning DIY NAS for 2-node vsphere cluster - advice needed

    Hey! I am in the process of getting a proper 10gbit vaai supported storage solution for my home lab. I am considering the QNAP TS-831X, as it has 2x sfp+ built-in, and vaai support + vsphere plugin. Not sure if the performance will be good enough though. So, I found some hardware I might...
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    FS: (SOLD) Synology RackStation RS3617xs+ NAS (Diskless) + 56GB ECC RAM (SOLD)

    Selling a Synology RS3617XS+. Note this is the "plus" addition that this is the higher end model. No hard disks are included with this system. The Synology RS3617xs+ is in very good condition and has some slight wear from being used in a rack and its rails (not included). The system is about...
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    Devices "available" for ZFS

    Hello Everybody, Like I mentioned in a previous thread I want to use ZFS for my personal storage. I found a cheap deal for a Hard drive storage which supports JBOD. My question, Does this JBOD storage have to support ZFS or not. technically it should not matter, I think.