I'm in the process of building up my home lab and I just snagged a Supermicro X8DTI and two L5630s (40W TDP 4c/8t) on ebay for a couple hundred bucks. I plan to toss this into my big rocketfish/lianli case, but I can use some recommendations on what to use for a heatsink/fan. My goal is...
Koolance CPU-LN2 Rev1 (with DICE+Acetone)
2x1GB sticks of Micron D9 (Cellshock)
<insert random video card>
Installing my stripped XP OS on air before taking it cold:
I started off taking the motherboard (GA-EP45-UD3R Rev1) and made a...
My buddies and I are looking at putting together a LAN at his house (about 7 or 8 computers plus those on wiress).
He has a wireless router, but it only has 4 ports, so that is never enough. If we would buy a switch, and put that into the router and have other people on wireless would that...