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    When will 10Gb networking become cheap?

    10GBe is cheap 16 port SFP+ 10GBe brand new $400 retail. You can probably find one cheaper on eBay if you look.
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    IOT Security HW: Useful or not?

    As a security professional by trade I can tell you that an IoT device to protect your IoT devices is a waste of time/money. From a practical perspective the best things you can do that are low maintenance are: 1. Setup a second VLAN on your Firewall and have all of your IOT things connect to...
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    Areca timeout error

    Try setting it to 7 and let's see what happens. Shouldn't need to do this, but until you get the cables to bypass the enclosure it's about all we can do.
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    Areca timeout error

    What are the TLER options? I would start there.
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    Areca timeout error

    What firmware version is on the drives? Can you bypass the enclosure and connect the drives directly to the card? Honestly, the Norco is the biggest wildcard in this setup. I would also contact Areca support, they are usually really good about helping people out.
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    60" TV recommendations

    You can probably pick up a good deal on a KS8000 (really good 4k HDR set) @ Sams or Costco. I bought a 55" recently at Sams for $800.
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    Next iteration of SFF NAS

    I have not see anything, but have been looking for something similar. I have been debating building a case that has 8x 3.5 Hotswap bays and 4x2.5 hotswap bays. Anyways subbed for interest.
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    NFS Mount - CentOS w/ multiple users

    Background - Moving NZBGet and Sonarr to CentOS from Windows. Have multiple accounts: root, stephen(me), NZBGet, and Sonarr. Want all of the accounts to have access to the NFS mount on system startup. As root I have mounted my Synology NFS share [root@PVR stephen]# cat /etc/fstab # #...
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    Looking for recommendation on AIO for silent build

    Yea i plugged it into the Fan header set to 100% and got nothing, runs a fan as expected. I guess I will start an exchange.
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    Looking for recommendation on AIO for silent build

    So I grabbed an AC 120 after ready the review here on H. Installed it tonight and after a few minutes of the computer being turned on idle the temps rose to 100c :( I took it off, reset it...same results. Put on the Intel HSF and I am getting 27c Cant seem to figure out what could be wrong...
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    Looking for recommendation on AIO for silent build

    O nice...I did not realize any AIO for the 1080 had been announced! I was thinking an EVGA 980 TI Hybrid, but feel silly spending that much on a previous gen GPU.
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    Looking for recommendation on AIO for silent build

    Looking to build a SFF ITX system that is near silent as possible. This will be my work computer for home and my desk area is in the same room as my main living area. I will not be overclocking the CPU or GPU. I do run the GPU @100% when I need to do some brute force / hashing work. Here is...
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    Help w/ first SFF Build

    Here is a parts list I started, would appreciate the input. Core i7-6700 3.4GHz Quad-Core, Define Nano S Mini ITX Desktop - System Build - PCPartPicker
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    Help w/ first SFF Build

    Hey guys, looking to build a SFF PC. Will be used as my daily driver w/ occasional gaming use. GPUs will mostly be used for work purposes (cracking hashes). Smaller the better, but being quiet is my #1 concern. On to the questions. 1. What will you be doing with this PC? Gaming, Photoshop...
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    5x Seagate 4TB SATA 64MB Cache 6Gb/s Desktop 3.5" Hard Drive ST4000DM000

    Selling 5x Seagate 5TB HDDs that i pulled from my Synology and replaced with 8TB drives. Seagate 4TB SATA 64MB Cache 6Gb/s Desktop 3.5" Hard Drive ST4000DM000
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    Lone Industries L2: Dual slot version of L1 anyone?

    Went to pull the trigger on two of these, but I see they are sold out. Joined the waiting list...heres to hoping.
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    Thank you Ubiquiti... massive bot-net

    Pretty standard stuff. You would be amazed at how many organizations dont change this stuff.
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    HD Homerun DVR by SiliconDust

    I threw in $ least someone is still trying to support copy-protected live TV. I spent more on a ceton echo and that was a bust. At least with this i can control the hardware.
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    Network pics thread
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    Workstation License included with Horizon Advanced Edition

    My Understanding is that Workstation 11 is included with the purchase of Horizon Advanced Edition. However, when I install workstation and attempt to put in my Horizon serial number it does not work. How do i get the workstation serial out of my horizon license?
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    Low Cost x86 mini PCs

    Anyone use a MeeGoPad?
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    VMware Networking for Home Lab

    Looking for some advice on how to configure my NICs & virtual networks for my vmware lab. I have the following setup 2x ESX5.5 Hosts with 2 NICs each 1x Synology 1812+ hosting an iSCSI datastore 1x 1810-24g switch My original thought was to just setup NIC teaming on the ESX hosts, but...
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    Moving to ESX - Need a NIC

    Just to update with the solution... I booted to ESXi 5 instead of 5u2 and it worked. I then upgraded to 5u2 and they disappeared. I made sure it had the latest drivers...still no NICs I then upgraded the firmware on the NICs and they are all back. Hopefully this helps someone.
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    Moving to ESX - Need a NIC

    I'm going to move my lab to ESX from Hyper-v since I am starting to use Linux more regularly and the support for Linux guests on HV still leaves a bit to be desired. With that in mind, my current NICs are not detected and even using a custom ISO i am not getting them recognized. I have...
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    VMWare on a Linux Host

    You need to install some pre-reqs yum groupinstall "Development tools" yum install kernel-headers kernel-devel
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    Triple Monitor Stands

    Guys - I am looking for a triple monitor stand that will also have a 4th VESA mount so I can mount my NUC on back. Any suggestions?
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    Hyper-v ISCSI Cleanup

    I have an interesting problem, the disk space started to fill up over 75% on one of my LUNs so i went through and deleted checkpoints, compacted VHDs, etc. Now if I go onto my host and get the file size of my VMs it totals about 120GB. However, on my Diskstation, the LUN is showing its over...
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    Wireless Security: Open SSID & Dynamic VLANs

    My Condo is considering switching wifi providers and they are telling us that everyone can have secure wifi connections without using WPAx. This was email i received below. To me this sounds like complete bullshit, but I would like someone smarter than me to provide some insight.
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    How do you store and manage passwords at work?

    Thycotic makes an enterprise password vault similar to Quest/Cyberark/etc., but they have an express edition for on-premise installation that would probably fit the bill for your organization and is really cheap. ($10)
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    *Official* Norco data storage products thread

    Most of those posts where people claimed to not be able to fit the case in is due to mounting the rails incorrectly in the rack. I had a 4020 and a 4220 mounted in a Dell rack using generic istar rails I bought at a local store.
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    Home Lab Advice (Teaming vs MPIO)

    Hi All - I am in the process of migrating everything from Xenserver to Hyper-v 2012 R2. Part of this will include the transition from NFS storage to iSCSI based storage. Components Storage: Synology NAS (iSCSI & NFS) w/ 2x 1GBe NICs (currently in LACP team) Network: HP 1810g-24 Compute: 2...
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    Picking an mSATA SSD

    I need to pick up an mSATA SSD for my laptop. Typically run office applications and 2 VMs at any given moment. I was looking at the new Crucial M550s and the Samsung Evo in the ~500GB capacity. I am not concerned with price.​​ Which one is a better drive? Should I consider a...
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    Switching to Android

    Yea I just dont like all of the samsung bloatware.
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    Switching to Android

    I got a Note2 on Swappa, but seems that since its on 4.3 I cannot flash a custom recovery cause it has a locked bootloader.
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    Switching to Android

    My company pays for the service, they only reimburse for ATT or VZW.
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    Switching to Android

    I have been using my Nexus 7 for a while now and I really like I am dumping my iPhone 5. I still have 8 months left until I can get an upgrade on Verizon. But I would like to see what I could get used from the FS/FT or ebay for around $250. Recommendations?
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    Interim Replacement iPhone

    We both travel every week for our jobs, so having email on our phones is pretty important. Yea I wish but they stopped providing phones a year ago and now they will reimburse $200 every two years plus they foot our entire shared plan. I guess its a better deal to have our entire families...
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    Interim Replacement iPhone

    Guys - I am looking for some advice on what to do here. My wifes iphone 5, just isnt working well anymore...mostly her fault. (battery life is awful, lock button doesnt work, IOS just acting buggy even after a restore). So I need to get her a new iphone. Her work only support IOS, so an...
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    Silverstone DS380: ITX 8 drives hot-swap

    Depending on how much CPU you need/want this could be an option instead of port multipliers.
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    RSAT Tools on Windows 8

    What do you mean windows wont let you anytime upgrade? You are going to need to do this to get RSAT working.