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  • Add-In: My Movies v5.00 Pre Release 8

    Add-In: My Movies v5.00 Pre Release 8

    The pre-release version of My Movies Home and Essentials Server Solution has had an update. Version 5.00 Pre Release 8 has the following change log: Added: License key changes allowing for branded customer versions of mobile applications. Added: New internal API functions for use with My Movies branded mobile applications. Added: Popcorn Hour NMJ V2 […]

  • WD Sentinel DS6100 review

    WD Sentinel DS6100 review

    We haven’t had a Windows server to review for quite a while. Since the last one, the domestic market has seen an increase in the popularity of NAS servers, and Microsoft’s change to the Home Server product has limited the use of Windows based servers in the home. The new WD Sentinel S-Series promises to […]

  • The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 258

    The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 258

    Servers and security are the theme of episode 258 of the Home Server Show podcast: It’s hard not to talk about security this week with HeartBleed in the news.  Are you safe? Is your home server safe?  I’ll talk with Jim Collison and John Stutsman about it and how to store your passwords as well.  […]

  • MicroServer Gen8 Setup Nightmare

    MicroServer Gen8 Setup Nightmare

    We Got Served reviewed the HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8, and it’s not all good news: When you’re up and running with the server, it actually performs very well and can do a very good job at supporting your home and/or small business. But, in an effort to differentiate, the company has added Enterprise-grade provisioning and […]

  • The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 257

    The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 257

    This weeks edition of the Home Server Show is up: “I’ve got two Media Center replacements in my house and I’ll talk about both.  I also talk a little bit about Dynamic DNS.  I’m opening up a discussion opportunity for you for the forums.  I’ll talk about two options, one paid, one free. Great short […]

  • Add-Ins: My Movies v5.00 Pre Release 7

    Add-Ins: My Movies v5.00 Pre Release 7

    The pre-release version of My Movies Home and Essentials Server Solution has been updated to version 5.00 Pre Release 7. Here is the change log for the last two versions: 5.00 Pre Release 7: IMPORTANT: If you have posted about problems prior to this Pre Release, and still have the problem, please reply to your […]

  • The Seagate 4 Bay NAS

    The Seagate 4 Bay NAS

    PCWorld online has a review of the Seagate Business Storage Windows Server 4-Bay NAS device. Ideal as a no-nonsense NAS for business, the review also includes a rapid 2 minute video review too. But in conclusion: “If you’re looking for Windows-based NAS, you could do a lot worse than the Seagate Business Storage Windows Server. […]

  • Add-In: CloudBerry Backup v3.8 and 30% Off

    Add-In: CloudBerry Backup v3.8 and 30% Off

    CloudBerry for WHS (v1, 2011, SBS 2011 Essentials and  Windows Server 2012 Essentials) has been updated to version 3.8. This latest release comes with the following features: Cloud to Cloud Backup; Cloud to Local Backup; Built in storage search; Email notifications improvements; New commands for Windows Command Line interface; "Always Keep the Last Version" Option. […]

  • How To Migrate to Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials

    How To Migrate to Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials

    Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials Migration – Keys to Success is a blog from the Windows Server Essentials and Small Business Server Blog. Their article explains the 16 step process to help you successfully migrate from a previous Windows Server SKU, Small Business Server SKU, or a Windows Server Essentials SKU current in Product Lifecycle […]

  • The Lifespan of Media

    The Lifespan of Media

    The Lifespan of Storage Media is a info graphic from CrashPlan highlighting the lifespan of different media formats. From the humble Zip Disk of 1994 lasting just 2 to 10 years to the Solid State Drives from 1999 onwards lasting 51 to 100 years plus this info graphic has computer, audio, video and photo media […]

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