I am not experienced in server HW so I am asking for your help. Sorry not so smart asumptions/ideas, feel free to correct me.
Requirements for HW (workstation/server):
- base OS Linux
- will run as host for virtualization of numerous VMs:
- 4 Linux VMs all the time
- 5-10 Win VMs...
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I would like to build a home lab to run K8s and other working environments by spinning several VMs.
I am looking to build around 2 x INTEL XEON E5-2670 CPU PROCESSOR 8 CORE 2.60GHZ 20MB L3 CACHE 115W SR0KX.
Cooling the above with 2x Supermicro SMH...
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Hi I was wondering if any experts could tell me what I was doing wrong?
Note: I am aware that passthrough is an experimental feature in Proxmox VE and that some purist will not like the FREENAS running in a VM. But trying to make a all in one test system ala Patrick.
Following this I managed...
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...
I have proliant 380p's and want to setup each server to do the following tasks.
Run a computationally intensive app that will utilise 95% of the CPU's resources (machine learning / AI), the rest of the CPU power will be used for the following:
Run 16 virtual machines that will need...
I currently have a DIY, do-it-all, server built at home that acts as a domain controller, Hyper-V host and storage server (an absolute mess of roles, hence the need to sort out proper replacements now I have some money burning a hole in my pocket).
This machine is housed in a 24 bay...
We just got two new DELL servers in the office with the following specs:
- 2TB Disk Space (using RAID 5)
- 192GB RAM
- 2x 8 code Intel CPUs each (32 cores each)
And we're now discussing which virtualisation solution would be the best to host multiple different environments (a kubernetes...