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    New Shuttle LGA 1700 XPC Cube (SH610R4) Releasing Soon!

    blah blah, who cares about the graphic cards and different core CPU... who else is all about the Customizeable front panel!!! Who else wants laser etched graphics! and u can add an LED strip to change colors! This would be good for home labs and putting the Proxmox logo or the ESXI logo!
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    Gaming laptops that use USB-C PD 3.1 for power?

    So my experience has been more with the recent dell laptops and MacBooks. Manufacturers have gotten better about making the laptops "smart charge". IIRC, trickle charging isn't better so I don't know if that's something they really want. To maximize battery life, they say it's charge less and...
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    Gaming laptops that use USB-C PD 3.1 for power?

    The spec is too new for manufacturers to jump on board with that especially when thunderbolt 4 is just starting to roll out. TB4 spec was finalized in late 2020 and we're barely seeing TB4 laptops and devices coming out. TB4 only supports 100w, but Dell does make 130w USBC power adapter that...
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    SOLD: WD Red 4tb SSD

    This is the 2.5" SATA SSD right? You take Paypal?
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    Sending pm about this for my nuc 9 extreme.... Need a space heater this winter!
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    FS: Surface Pro 7+ i5-1135G7 w/kb $579, Quadro A2000 $399, 14" M1 Max $2999

    What are your payment options? Do you have the box/accessories for this?
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    Looking for: Magazine CDs and DVDs, PC demo discs

    I regret tossing out years of my PC Gamer mags and discs when I moved in early 2000s... Also had Computer Gaming Magazine.. do you have a rough list of what you've got so far?
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    Best Way to Move a Rack

    Our datacenter used a big Appliance dolly to roll our rack into the freight elevator and rolled it into its new spot on a different level.... so envious our houses don't have elevators... When I moved mine at home, I had stairs inside the house, steps outside the house, and then the moving...
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    FS - DDR3 ECC server dimms 75c per gig

    those are all ECC registered dimms? Do you have any 8GB ECC Unregistered DIMMs?
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    When are we going to get beyond 5tb in the 2.5inch form factor - what is the hold up?

    I'm pretty sure SSDs have killed R&D into the 2.5" market. why make higher capacity spindle drives when faster SSDs are the future? They'd rather research and invest in high capacity SSDs than spindle drives. Bigger spindle drives can't match SSDs in performance and produce more heat and use...
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    Migrate/Convert a site from Teams to SharePoint

    Teams creates a sharepoint site on the backend for all the files and the wiki portion. Members in a teams channel should be able to go to their one drive and see the files being shared and access anyfiles in sharepoint. We havent needed to convert to the normal sharepoint site since do...
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    Looking For Ideas On Server Software Architecture

    Did you ever get going on this? Regardless of which route you take, there will be some learning in installing and running either proxmox or esxi. I haven't started down the proxmox path, but Ido use the esxi free version for home and higher end vsphere paid version for the advanced features...
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    WTB: Skylake/Kabylake i5

    Would you be interested in a T440p with i7-4600M? it does have 1920x1080 screen, 16GB ram and a 500GB SSD in it. I'll have to look for a power adapter and boot it up. should also be licensed for win 10 pro.
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    Has anyone compared FreeBSD ZFS vs ZFS on Linux?

    ooo perfect timing for me as I'm looking to decommission my old ZFS server and was looking at ZOL stuff since it's caught up to ZFS on FreeBSD. I'm curious as to what people use to manage their ZFS. All command line? any web front ends? I'm looking at a new storage server for backups
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    WTS: Server Ram, Samsung DDR4 ECC 2133 RDIMMS (HPE), 2690v3s

    Sent PM. I just got approval from work for more ram in our old servers!
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    Have HDDs gotten any faster in the last decade?

    my 10 year old WD 1TB Greens average 60-70MB/s. It had not occurred to me that they were all running at SATA 2 (3gbps) until I picked up new drive in Nov and realized it ran at 200MB/s as a spindle drive... Time to upgrade my 7 year old servers to the latest 6gbps...
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    School me on drives please

    Depending on your install, might just be windows settings that need tweaking... You can try Diskbench? Has a couple more options than just Crystaldiskmark I would also suggest booting off...
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    Recording with 2 cams

    2 ways come to mind: recording each camera and then combining the two in post after its done to create a new file. All the work and time is spent after the game is done to add graphics and text, etc. This would need a separate video editor like Adoboe Premier or movie maker, etc. mixing them...
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    Need Anti-Virus Recommendations

    Interesting read if you missed it. This was the big reason why we had to remove Teamviewer, Logmein, and all other remote programs from our environments. To be fair, Avast bought Piriform and discovered it was compromised before it got bought, so it wasn't really a technical/developmental fault...
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    Best bang m.2 NVMe

    The HP's a good choice and has picked up in popularity lately.,3891.html
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    Best bang m.2 NVMe

    I would advise getting a 500+GB if you don't want to look for a new SSD in a year or so for 2 reasons. 1) extra space never hurts 2) SSD performance goes down as the drive fills up. So u start to see performance drops once u get 50% fill on cheaper drives. I grabbed a Samsung PM981 off Ebay for...
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    Anyone else use Seagate Ironwolf drives?

    These days, I buy drives based on the ease of the RMA... I expect the drives to fail and if it's really important, I'll pick up a cold spare to use while I RMA the def one. There are sometimes differences between size/models and It's good to check other user experiences and backblaze. I haven't...
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    System Image of Ubuntu Systems

    I have not yet used it cause i usually dont boot into the system I'm imaging, but I'm adding it to the short list of things to try sooner... maybe try that out on migrating ubuntu from hdd to ssd on a laptop... see if i can live boot an ubuntu usb and clone it... that would be helpful for the...
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    System Image of Ubuntu Systems

    That is the Gnome Disk Utility for creating disk image... I've used ghost4linux, clonezilla, and Fog project for cloning and imaging both windows and linux systems... Clonezilla booted from live usb via UBCD/YUMI multiboot...
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    FS: 12c/24t Xeon v4, 16GB AMD DDR3, Etc.

    can you give more details about the memory? RDIMM or UDIMM? Brand? CL? Thanks
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    FS: Server parts and odds & ends

    just to clarify, above servers means no ram right?
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    Sent PM for memory
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    ISO. sata hard drives 3.5 and 2.5

    It might helpful to give a zipcode or rough location for shipping estimates. and how many is a whole lot? like 5+ or 20+?
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    PC-Q25 Replacement

    RAID is not a backup... RAID just keeps ur data accessible while a drive dies... having a second server with RAID could be a backup solution :-p Or having a friend with a server can be a backup solution... Or having a bunch of external USB drives... I like this case: SilverStone DS380B it's...
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    ITX case with 4 3.5" bays?

    heh, I was looking for similar cases for a mini freenas setup and came across this InWin case w/ 4 x 3.5" hot swap bays: Similar to the above aktechinc case and the freenas mini server... Hot swap is nice for replacing drives and doing drive...
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    NAS vs. DAS vs. other

    Option 1 & 2 are close enough to the same thing that it's just a matter of your time vs your money... Those servers are cheap enough and enterprise reliable enough, you might not want to spend the time/effort to building your own server. For a gaming/performance PC then possibly, but for a...
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    Good alternatives to Dropbox?

    Google Drive is also 1TB for $10/month jsut for comparison... Box is 100GB for 5$/month but box requries a separate sync program that requires you to be logged in all the time... While Onedrive is cheaper, sometimes files get stuck waiting to sync... or you have conflicting sync issues that...
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    Storage Configurations For Diff. Usages

    I've got about 1TB of home videos/pictures/docs from the late 90s. and stacks of photos/videos that need to be scanned and digitized at some point... Couple years back I consolidated my 5 x (4 x 1TB) drive NAS (Readynas, Promise, QNAP, some other cheap thing) and a Windows Home Server to a 20...
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    ESXi alternatives for home lab - looking for some suggestions

    I never knew that VMUG offered licenses... and here I've been wasting time figuring out how to cron manual shortcuts for the free ESXI... That being said, I was thinking... ESXi 5.5 does have a limited web client you could use... and if you like CLI, you could just manage everything from the...
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    WTB : OnePlus One Invite - or - Phone

    sorry, his was sold... it shouldnt be too long a wait now that it's out of invite only... good phone... wish it had qi wireless charging, but i wish everything had that now... good luck with your hunt for that good phone
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    WTB Looking for cheap laptops

    Too bad i already sold my stash of D620 and D830s... I only have 2 x D520s left and 1 non working D830... i still have a couple docking stations for those laptops...
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    WTB : OnePlus One Invite - or - Phone

    So you're looking for a OnePlus One Sandstone Black 64 GB New in box for $350 + shipping? I have a friend that just got one but went with a sony Z3. Let me see if they still want to sell it.