Category: News


SBS, MultiPoint Server and Storage Essentials Podcast

Microsoft Small Business Specialist Tim Barrett is on episode 27 of the "Need To Know Podcast" talking about Small Business Server, MultiPoint Server and Storage Essentials. An interesting listen to find out what server technology you can use in a small business environment. You can find all 53 minutes of episode 27 here.


“Computer Monitoring Error” Hotfix Available

After installing Update Rollup 2 (UR2) some WHS 2011 users were experiencing a false computer monitoring error in the Launchpad or Dashboard. Microsoft have now come up with a hotfix to correct the false computer monitoring error in the Launchpad or Dashboard some users were experiencing after installing Update Rollup 2 (UR2). The hotfix is […]


The BYOB Podcast Episode 82

The BYOB podcast for this week is up and this episode has lots of info on SSDs plus the nVidia GTX680, the AMD Opteron and did we mention SSDs? You can find episode 82 here.


The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 178

Episode 178 of The Home Server Show podcast is available with the weeks Home Server news and views from Dave and the guys: We have two servers to talk about.  The Lacie 5big Network 2 and the HP Microserver N40L.  Lots of other hardware to talk about and…I’ll also show you how to transfer photos […]


What’s New in Server 8 for WHS Users

If you would like to have an overview of what’s new in Windows Server 8 then TechRepublic have a great post for you. As these new features will eventually come down to the next version of Windows Home Server, its good to know what we are going to get, and good it is. From the […]


Drive Bender Tomcat Release Close to Completion

The Tomcat release of Drive Bender is close to completion. The guys have just posted the following early screen shot of the new interface, and very nice it looks too: More information on Drive Bender can be found here.


Free CrashPlan eBook for New Subscribers

To celebrate World backup Day, Code 42 the company behind CrashPlan are offering a free copy of “Take Control of CrashPlan Backups” to everyone buying a new CrashPlan+ or CrashPlan PRO subscription through to the end of Monday, April 2nd, 2012 (Central Daylight Time). You won’t see any mention of the book in Code […]


HP ProLiant N40L for $230 Including Free Virtual Thin Client System

The HP ProLiant N40L MicroServer was $349.99 from newegg and is currently listed for $269.99, but by using the coupon code HPSER329 it is available for $229.99 which includes free shipping. And for this price this offer also includes a free NComputing L230 Virtual Thin Client System for Windows and Linux VDI Solution valued at […]


The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 177

This weeks episode of The Home Server Show podcast is up with your weekly dose of Home Server news and views from Dave and the gang: “Adam Thursby joins the podcast and we will talk about moving data from one PC to a Windows Home Server 2011 box and we’ll try not to lose any […]


CloudBerry Backup 50% Off

CloudBerry Backup is celebrating World backup day by offering Cloud Backup for WHS with 50% off. Do you know that March 31st was chosen to be a World Backup Day? To support the initiative started by a small group of people we want to spread the message that this is a great day to check […]