The Server machine is a previous-generation HP Microserver that is been upgraded with a stupid amount of storage, each internal and external. And yes, there are fewer interfaces, processor capabilities and fans in place but hold in mind that this is a house lab server. The lowest energy chip that intel sells that is getting used in the server style industry is the but the rates is something to be debated. I put a low cost 1TB drive in it and loaded ubuntu fundamental server and I was off to the races.
Don’t get me wrong, i did had a internet server at residence, just to learn how to set 1 up, it was entertaining and rewarding but i could under no circumstances supply a professional server just simply because it require 24/7 attention to avoid downtimes.
In truth, for standard development, I think you can even place a virtual server on your development desktop workstation below VirtualBox or whatever you favor. They are created to work in a RAID environment, which some drives have challenges with and can drop out of the RAID.
There’s a host of prospective home server solutions on the market, but it was really like at first sight with the HP Proliant Microserver. It is on 24/7 and does anything you’d count on a server to be performing in any compact company. As a baseline, I 1st benchmarked my NAS from 2012 , I then ran all the same tests on the DIY NAS: 2016 … Read More