Tag: WHS

Installing WHS2011 on the HP ProLiant Gen8 MicroServer using the B120i and P222

Installing WHS2011 on the HP ProLiant Gen8 MicroServer using the B120i and P222

By: JohnStutsman Figure 1 – Preparing my Gen8 MicroServer for Installation of WHS2011   Recently, I loaded MicroSoft Windows Home Server 2011(“WHS2011”) onto my HP ProLiant Gen8 MicroServer using the HP Smart Array B120i RAID Controller and P222/512 FBWC RAID Controller to manage my OS and Data drives. Attached to the HP Smart Array B120i […]

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Installing WHS2011 on the HP ProLiant Gen8 MicroServer with AHCI Enabled

Installing WHS2011 on the HP ProLiant Gen8 MicroServer with AHCI Enabled

By: JohnStutsman Figure 1 — Loading WHS2011 onto my Gen8 MicroServer   Last Tuesday night, on HSS255 (“Average Server Size Please, on Home Server Show 255”), we discussed how the average user could install MicroSoft Windows Home Server 2011 on the HP ProLiant Gen8 MicroServer simply with SATA AHCI Enabled in the BIOS, thus avoiding […]

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BYOB Episode 138

BYOB Episode 138

We got a great show this week.  Mike Martis could not make it this week but I have the pleasure of being joined by Paul Braren (tinkertry.com), and John Zajdler to close up 2013 and kick start 2014.  It a long show this week so get comfortable as we talk about Essentials 2012, iHomeserver, Synology, […]

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BYOB Episode 135

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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New Add-In for WHS, Synology, KeepVault and More on Home Server Show 238

New Add-In for WHS, Synology, KeepVault and More on Home Server Show 238

We have news and a new Add-In! Can you believe it? Fun stuff to talk about this week and John Aydelotte joins Jim and myself to talk a lot of Synology. Jim has a two bay, John has a 5 bay and we start down the path of using Synology in our homes.  Enjoy and […]

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BYOB Episode 130

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 128

BYOB Episode 128

This week Michael and I are joined by John Zajdler as we talk Server 2012 R2 and Server Essentials 2012 R2.  We also have a few updates from prior shows on Haswell, and some new hardware and services to discuss.  A special thanks to John for joining the show this week and brining in his […]

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BYOB 124

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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Windows Home Server on Microserver Shootout

Windows Home Server on Microserver Shootout

It’s a Microserver comparison show. How is WHS 2011 and S2012E running on the little server? Pick a version and Chris Kenney and John Stutsman have tested it!  They join me on this episode for that and plenty of QNAP and NAS as well.  News and Meetup planning all here too.  Enjoy. Meetup 2013 has […]

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BYOB Episode 121

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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