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In this thread we could write the configuration and use of our g8 microserver.


I begin with my fresh-arrived.


"base" G8

2gb stock ram + Kvr16e11s8/8 8gb

1 WD red 1tb hd


i installed proxmox, with 1 slackware 14.1 and i'll install solaris and freebsd.


i use this system for my server for developing, cvs and nas.

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Base G8 with G1610T

2x 4 GB Crucial ECC RAM

IBM M1015 IT Mode

4x 3 TB WD REDs

2x 64 GB Sandisk Ultra SSDs

1 TB WD Red 2.5 in ODD bay


Debian 7 running BTRFS RAID 10.


Used purely for a NAS system, storing backups. Very solid server.

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Here is my G8 which is used as a home media shared storage server and web proxy / filter


Base G8 with G1610T

16Gb Crucial Ram

240GB Kingston SSD on ODD port in Raid0

4 x 2TB Western Digital Drives in a Raid0 so 8TB

Windows server 2012 R2


extra 1GB Broadcom PCI-e network adapter


Hyper-V Virtual Machine runing a Sophos UTM Firewall / webfilter ( to control the Childrens web access)


2 x 3TB USB drives for backing up the Raid 0 data


all housed in a Wall mounted Data Cabinet




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