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Average Server Size Please, on Home Server Show 255

• March 12, 2014 • Comments (2)
Average Server Size Please, on Home Server Show 255

We talk about enthusiast sized servers all the time but how about something a little more normal?  John Stutsman, Christopher Courtney, and Chris Kenney all join in to discuss what could possibly be an “average” server.  Well, they listened to me talk about it! I need to let these guys talk more often.  Never fear, […]

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BYOB Episode 135

• November 18, 2013 • Comments (0)
BYOB Episode 135

  Michael’s back this week and we talk some XBox 1 in readiness for launch day.  We also discuss the VM Ultra drive, portable Bluetooth speakers, and some odd wireless controllers.  Mike gives a quick impression of the new Plex Home Theater version that is available for Plex Pass members and we also discuss Untangle […]

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BYOB Episode 134

• November 10, 2013 • Comments (1)
BYOB Episode 134

  Yep, it has been a while.  We have been out of commission mainly due to problems in my schedule but we are back this week with a great show.  Mike Martis is off to the races today so I am joined today by Paul Braren (tinkertry.com).  We discuss the completion of my rack project, […]

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BYOB Episode 130

• August 25, 2013 • Comments (0)
BYOB Episode 130

We have a bunch of topics to cover tonight.  We  talk about some RAID 0, Essentials upgrade, update on the Nexus 7, Untangle, and memory timings as well as spend a few minutes discussing our thoughts on the retirement of Steve Ballmer.  Home you enjoy the show and as always we look forward to your […]

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BYOB Episode 129

• August 10, 2013 • Comments (0)
BYOB Episode 129

We have a bunch of topics to discuss  tonight.  Michael and I talk about Storage Spaces on Essentials R2, some laptops, Fractal Design Mini case, some new Dell monitors, as well as some grips about Windows RT 8.1. Storage spaces http://thedocsworld.net/storage-spaces2012-essentials-r2/ HP split x2 Fractal Design Define Mini Cases, Black Pearl (FD-CA-DEF-MINI-BL)’>Fractal define mini Dell […]

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BYOB Episode 125

• June 23, 2013 • Comments (5)
BYOB Episode 125

This week we talk with Richard Gunther from the Digital Media Zone and Paul Braren from TinkerTry.com about home automation.  A special thanks to both of these guys for joining me to day.  It was a great show with three different view points and three different solutions.  Make sure you check out the Home On […]

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BYOB 124

• June 10, 2013 • Comments (3)
BYOB 124

This week BYOB joins Jim Collision from the average guy network to talk about using VM’s in the home environment.  Mike talks briefly about his first round with Haswell.  A special thanks to Jim for hosting and recording the show.   Using SSD’s in a VM Going from physical to VM’s at home  Other articles […]

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BYOB Episode 123

• June 2, 2013 • Comments (0)
BYOB Episode 123

Hardware finally! This week BYOB covers Haswell, Tonido Plug, and an iStar Server chassis. As a bonus We’ll discuss MediaBrowser3. Tonido Plug – Wah Wah Waaahh Sad trombone for the Tonido Plug. Rack That Chassis – iStar 2U D-213-MATX For $45 this was an good buy. Despite arriving half built. For the listed $85 it’s […]

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BYOB Episode 122

• May 24, 2013 • Comments (0)
BYOB Episode 122

The Xbox One episode. One Xbox For All – The Xbox One Mike and Michael give their perspective and insight on the new Xbox One.   Remember to send us an email at [email protected] Follow BYOB on Twitter! Mike Faucher’s Blog Michael Martis’ Blog E-Mail – [email protected] [iTunes] Subscribe to the Podcast in iTunes(MP3). [Zune] […]

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BYOB Episode 121

• May 19, 2013 • Comments (0)
BYOB Episode 121

Kevin Schoonover joins the BYOB crew this week for an all rants n raves episode. Some new cloud storage services. PlayOn   Cloud Storage – Two New Players Copy.com Bitcasa PlayOn Media Streaming – Re-Revisted PlayOn DLNA Service Router Woes I got the firewall blues. The ZyXell might be traded down for a more consumer […]

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