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Green Drives and NAS News on Home Server Show 272

Should you run Green Drives in your NAS? Tons of NAS news and something new to share with you on Synology that I think you will like. This podcast is a member of The Geeks Network.  Check out other great podcasts and forums there. If you want to support this podcast please shop via our affiliate […]

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Windows 10 Preview on Home Server Show 271

Jim Collison and John Zajdler join me to open up a conversation about Windows 10.  Windows 10 Technical Preview and Server are out!  We are just getting started so there is not a lot of in depth and under the hood.  I’ve got news , rants, and more!  Enjoy and see you in the forums. […]

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QNAP, ioSafe, Synology, and a Mini on the Post Meetup Show 270

Jim and I go over all the gear we had at Meetup 2015 and tell you about the demos we saw.  Synology Beta is here too and we take a look at the ioSafe 1513+. A lot of gear to chat about! This podcast is a member of The Geeks Network.  Check out other great podcasts and […]

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Toshiba Encore Mini and QNAP TS-451

On this edition of Home Server Show John Wiskowski of the Agnostic Tech Podcast joins to talk about the Toshiba Encore Mini 7″, $120 Windows 8.1 Tablet.  Christoper Kenney, HSS Forums Admin, also joins to tell us about the QNAP TS-451. This episode is simulcast to both Surface Geeks and Home Server Show.  Awesome show, […]

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Testing My Gen8 MicroServer before HSS Meetup 2014

By: John Stutsman   Last week in Supplemental Cooling for my Gen8 MicroServer and P222 I illustrated some of the supplemental cooling techniques I would be showing at the Home Server Show Meetup on September 20, 2014 #BestMeetUpEver. On September 10 HSS Forum member Saburr told us (and posted a link to HP’s download page) about […]

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Category: HP Microserver, Meetup, RAID, SSD, Windows Home Server

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QNAP TS-451 Initial Startup With Migrated Hard Drives

When I did the initial unboxing post of the QNAP TS-451 NAS I wrapped it up by mentioning that I needed to make sure I had compatible hard drives. I previously reviewed the QNAP TS-269L 2-bay NAS using a pair of WD Red 3TB hard drives and I confirmed on the compatibility list that these drives […]

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pfSense vs. Sophos on Home Server Show 268

On this episode we’ll be comparing pfSense to Sophos with a little bit of Untangle mixed in as well.  Which one is the better router?  Ten TB hard drives, yes 10TB! News and Meetup 2014. See you in the forums! This podcast is a member of The Geeks Network.  Check out other great podcasts and forums […]

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Supplemental Cooling for my Gen8 MicroServer and P222

By: John Stutsman   In preparation for the Home Server Show Meetup on September 20, 2014 (see “Meetup 2014 Registration and Info”) I wanted to show participants modifications I had made to my HP ProLiant Gen8 MicroServer as well as, “hopefully”, an interesting demonstration of how it all works together. This blog posting is intended […]

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Category: HP Microserver, Meetup, RAID, SSD, Windows Home Server

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Servers and More on Home Server Show 267

John Zajdler is back to talk servers, Storage Spaces, Drive Extender, MyMovies, and a whole bunch of other Home Storage goodness.  We also put WHS 2011 and Essentials Server 2012 head to head!  This one was fun. Enjoy. This podcast is a member of The Geeks Network.  Check out other great podcasts and forums there. The […]

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QNAP TS-451 NAS Unboxing and Introduction

At CES 2013 Dave visited with the guys in the QNAP booth.  This provided the Home Server Show Podcast the opportunity to review the TS-269L in 2013.  The TS-269L was a 2 bay NAS and was fun to review.  For 2014 QNAP has introduced the QNAP TS-x51 Series and they have sent us a 4 […]

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