Author Archive for Matthew Glover


HumuHumu release new line of WHS units!

UK based Home Server supplier HumuHumu have released Windows Home Server Hardware. They are making a move into the WHS market when many of the big guys have been leaving in there droves. HumuHumu say they specialize in Windows Home Servers so maybe they may have something to bring to the table despite,  only being […]


Tranquil Offer 10% Discount as Wedding Present

The CEO of Tranquil PC has decided to offer a 10% discount to everyone to celebrate the wedding of his daughter Jessica. Here’s the Press Release by Tranquil PC with details on how to claim your discount: Our CEO’s daughter is getting married! Weddings are a time for great joy, and happiness!  This weekend Jessica, […]


Lights-out updated to 1.5.1 for WHS v1

Lights-out has been updated to 1.5.1 for WHS v1 and some minor updates to WHS 2011. WHS v1 Changes since 1.0.4: Added client actions for shutdown, standby and reboot Added share monitor Added console session monitor Added display of active monitors Added day slider to uptime chart Added display of scheduled backup times to computer […]


Windows Phone 7 Connector for WHS

The Windows Home Server blog have released details of the new Windows Phone 7 Connector for WHS. The Windows Phone 7 Connector for WHS is an app for Windows Phone 7 users which allows you to stream media from WHS 2011 and enable you to perform remote server management tasks. The app features: Alert Viewer […]


Drive Bender – beta 4 UI

Drive Bender have now completed there new look interface. More info here and discussions happening here.


DrivePool 1836 Published

More M2 fixes as they are being reported. Build 1836 includes the following changes: You shouldn’t be able to perform repair tasks on disks that are not in the pool. After trying multiple notification techniques (WMI, Powershell, Direct WHS), scrapped existing notification system and rewrote it from scratch.   All notification are now in real-time […]


HP MediaSmart Server Bricked Motherboard Recovered

BIOS Mods have found a way to recover “bricked” HP EX485 WHS servers. Those effected can find more information over at Bios Mods here.


AWIECO DriveInfo v1.0.3

The latest update to DriveInfo has been released, see below for changes: Version 1.0.3: Fixed: Detecting new disks, drives, folders Fixed: List server backup drives More info here.


Take Advantage of the Next Wave of Small Business Solutions

Acer, Microsoft and Intel are organizing a series of events on how to keep your business responsive and secure by using the new Acer AC100 server running  Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials: Discover how small organization can take advantage of the next wave of small business solutions by joining us at a unique three […]


Windows Home Server Migration Assistant Pro 1.04

An update to the WHS2WHS tool by Media Dog Software has taken place, see below for details. Product Information The WHS Migration Assistant (WHS2WHS) is designed to help primarily with the planning of the data move from Windows Home Server to Windows Home Server 2011. There are two versions of WHS2WHS: the Basic version and […]