Tag: Vail

BYOB Episode 53

BYOB Episode 53

Tonight we talk with Thomas B (AKA thobel on the forums) on his hardware.  As you can see from the pictures, he has some pretty impressive stuff.  We also touch on a new Corsair power supply series and we talk briefly on the EX-503B.  Let us know what you think and don’t forget to post […]

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BYOB Episode 32

BYOB Episode 32

Sandy Bridge, Storage, WHS-2011, and backups. Tonight we spend some time discussing recent experiences with WHS-2011 as it relates to backups, sandy bridge, and storage. Even though we are only touching the surface, we try and discover more about the options for this new version to see what works and does not work. As always […]

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The Home Server Show 123

The Home Server Show 123

Windows Home Serve 2011 still has the attention in this weeks news.  Episode 123 is mostly that but I think there is something for everyone in this show.  We talk Add-Ins, Storage, Virtual Machines, Worm Holes, and every other topic we can think of.  There is no set format in this one.  We hit the […]

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Microsoft, have you seen these comments on Windows Home Server 2011?

Microsoft, have you seen these comments on Windows Home Server 2011?

It’s always nice to wake up and see your name on the engadget.com blog!  It’s a well written article and makes mention of mediasmartserver.net and of course gives HSS a “More Coverage” link.  Thanks engadget! Have you read the comments though?  I’m betting 90% of them are harsh against the decision to pull Drive Extender […]

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Install the Windows Home Server 2011 Connector

Install the Windows Home Server 2011 Connector

If you are interested in testing the new Windows Home Server 2011 release from Microsoft I highly recommend it.  Yes, it’s the dreaded screen shot post!  Lots of screen shots of the process. If you are running a version 1 connector you will have to un-install it.  Don’t expect to re-install to that server until […]

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Windows Home Server 2011 Complete Coverage at HomeServerShow.com

Windows Home Server 2011 Complete Coverage at HomeServerShow.com

HomeServerShow.com has all the Windows Home Server 2011 coverage you could possibly need!  Stay tuned to this post in the Featured Posts section for all the news and events surrounding the release of WHS2011.  Here you will find all the links to articles on the site, forums posts, and podcasts covering the subject. What’s new […]

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What’s new in Windows Home Server 2011

What’s new in Windows Home Server 2011

Windows Home Server 2011 RC has been released today and you have been inundated with posts from HSS about it.  Let’s get into what it has and what it doesn’t have. Unless you have been living under a rock, or a snow drift, the past couple of months you know that Microsoft has decided to […]

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Windows Home Server 2011 Screens Inside Out

Windows Home Server 2011 Screens Inside Out

In the past I have done a few screen shots of new products but this time I’m going to do it differently.  I’ll be showing you Windows Home Server 2011 via a “screencast” on YouTube.  If you haven’t checked out my YouTube channel you can find it at http://youtube.com/homeservershow. The following is a video of […]

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Windows Home Server 2011 previously known as Vail available for download

Windows Home Server 2011 previously known as Vail available for download

The next version of Windows Home Server that we have all known as Vail is ready for download on Microsoft’s Connect site.  If you’re a fan of version 1’s Drive Extender this is the version that will break your heart.  There is NO Drive Extender in this version of Windows Home Server.  Having said that, […]

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Installing Windows Home Server 2011 from USB

Installing Windows Home Server 2011 from USB

Here is a simple tool from Microsoft that will allow you to write an ISO image to a USB stick and allow you to boot from it and install.  It’s simple and quick to use. Hopefully you have decided to download and install the Release Candidate of Windows Home Server 2011.  If you do you […]

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