Tag: Dell

Lenovo TS140 v Dell T20 and Plex on the Drobo: Home Server Show 264

Kevin Schoonover shows off the new Lenovo TS140 as a home server option.  Compares it to the Dell T20 at the end of the show.  Find the audio and links to the video at http://homeservershow.com/lenovo-ts140-dell-t20-home-server-show-264.html Home Server Show Meetup in Indy – Sep 20 – register  only about 30 spots left http://homeservershow.com/forums/index.php?/topic/7748-meetup-2014-registration-and-info/ Synology DiskStation DS414SLIM  http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00KXQD7WY?ie=UTF8&camp=213733&creative=393185&creativeASIN=B00KXQD7WY&linkCode=shr&tag=avestufrothea-20&linkId=ZZCEBU5QRRSZFDMP&qid=1405048242&sr=8-2&keywords=414slim For a limited time, receive 2TB FREE – a $150 value – with your purchase of a Drobo 5N or 5D. http://t.co/Mf5GH04bel Find Plex at https://plex.tv/ Drobo USB 3.0 4-Bay Storage Array (DDR3A21) by Drobo for $349.00 http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00JLR8IZ2?ie=UTF8&camp=213733&creative=393177&creativeASIN=B00JLR8IZ2&linkCode=shr&tag=avestufrothea-20&linkId=FYQOO5XSQYPGH2D5&qid=1405048358&sr=8-2&keywords=drobo Home Server Show is live every

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How using RAID 0 Can Increase Your PC Performance

Nothing new here.  Just wanted to document some of the benchmark results from a recent install I am doing with a Dell Precision 690 Workstation that I picked up from a sale at work.  The full tech specs are at the link above and it came with 2 x Dual-core Intel Xeon 5100 series processors.  It also came with no drives and no OS and 4GB of RAM.  My good friend Kevin Schoonover was able to track down 32GB of RAM, 2 x Dual NIC cards and 4 x 150GB WL150GB SATA drives to add to the mix. I was

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Home Networking, ZyXel, Pulling Network Cable, VoIP, ENGenious EAP600, PoE, DataShark 70025 Tester, Asus RT-AC66U, Plenum Cable – HT107

Jim (@jcollison) is joined this week by Kevin Schoonover (@schoondoggy1979), Greg Welch (@welchwerks) , Bill Paulmenn (@BillPaulmenn) and Renny Phipps (@rennyphipps) for Show 107!  Part II of a 4 Part Series on Home Networking.  How to do it, how not to and how to get it done with what you have!  Hope you enjoy this… Continue reading

Drobo Giveaway, Mars Curiosity Rover, Dell UltraSharp U2412M Monitor, Tim’s Core i7 Gaming Build, AVG Internet Security, Raspberry Pi for Backup – HT084

Jim and Christian are joined this week by Mike Howard from http://jpeg2RAW.com for Show 84 of The Home Tech Podcast.  We had a NASA insider (Christian) and chatted some about the Mars Curiosity Rover, a Dell Ultra Sharp U2412M Monitor, covered Tim’s Gaming Rig and more.  Listen all the way to the end for some… Continue reading