Category: Hardware


The French qy.Server

Our friends from the French Mon Home Server blog has bought the qy.Server running WHS 2011 to our attention. From French SME Splitted-Desktop System the qY.Server runs from a AMD Sempron 2 GHz and up to 8GB of memory and can take up to 4 hard drives, but only those of 2.5", the same size […]


The Riley Server Processor and Storage Units

We have more information and pricing for the Riley Server Processor and Storage units plus a pre-order special for our readers with early orders to be shipped before Christmas. The Riley Server with the strap line ‘be seen, not heard’ is very appropriate as both the processor and storage units are completely fan less, and […]


Ldisk Pre-Installed iBrick Servers

iBrick from InteliSAN is a range of customized Home Servers which come with the LDisk add-in preinstalled. They currently have 2 models available. The iBrick IB100 which you will recognize as the LaCie 5big Backup Server and the iBrick IB200 which uses the HP MicroServer chassis: The IB100 runs WHS v1 and comes in a […]


Western Digital Announce a Small Office Storage Server

Western Digital have announced the WD Sentinel DX4000 Small Office Storage Server which comes equipped with Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials. This great looking server comes in either 4TB or 8TB configurations and can be further expanded thanks to its 2 x USB 3.0 ports. Powered by an Intel Atom 1.8 GHz dual core […]


Tranquil PC Riley Server

Since July this year Tranquil PC has been preparing the next generation Windows Home server appliance. Known as the "Riley" series of servers, they will include the following features: Processor units powered by Intel dual core Atom, or i3/i5 processors Processor units include two 2.5” HDD bays to provide server OS drive and server backup […]


The HFX PowerNAS 2011 – Naughty but Nice

The HFX PowerNAS 2011 from Austrian HFX is a fan less Home Server with 4GB of RAM and an Intel i3 or i5 CPU. With space for 5 x 3.5" hard drives the HFX PowerNAS 2011 isn’t cheap, but at $1,599 (1,095 Euro) you are getting a fine piece of hardware. 5x HDD 3,5“ bays […]


Tranquil PC Announce the T7-SEHS with WHS 2011

UK based Tranquil PC first released their T7 Home Server back in September 2007 and still it is a very popular model, with 10,000s being sold. Now Tranquil have now enhanced the T7 by adding Windows Home Server 2011 to the mix and the result is the T7-SEHS. The T7-SEHS has the following features: Dual […]


Tranquil PC Leo HS4 Review

Tranquil PC have been long standing supporters of Windows Home Server, and at a time when there is little support from other PC manufacturers, Tranquil PC are offering a range of four different servers to UK users. On test here is the Leo HS4, which sits at the top of Tranquil PC’s range of Windows […]


Acer RevoCenter for WHS 2011 Closer to Release

As announced earlier this year hardware from Acer for WHS 2011 in the form of the the RevoCenter is (finally) nearing release. The Acer RevoCenter RC110 – RC111 looks similar to its v1 offering but naturally has beefier hardware. Sporting a Intel Atom D425 in the RC110 and a D525 Atom in the RC111, both […]


ViridianPC Announce Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials Range

ViridianPC have announced their new range of servers running Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials. The 3 servers on offer are the VSS-4HC @ £625.00, theVSS-4HA @ £458.33 and the VSS-6IC Colorado Editions @ £666.67. These server comes with features not typically found on small home servers, such dual Intel network adapters featuring redundancy and […]