Buying a NAS or building
Chan Chung Hang Christopher
christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk
Wed Jun 16 13:57:13 UTC 2010
Leo Noordhuizen wrote:
> (If this question is in the wrong place, please point me to the correct
> place to ask this question ?)
> I am placed for a dilemma.
> Currently I am running an old (relatively) PC with UBUNTU server, and
> software RAID (RAID-1) as file server.
> However this is overkill.
> The system uses (with 3 drives) 140 watt continuously, and is noisy.
> The performance is great though.
> I want to replace this system with a 2 bay but preferrably a 4 or 5 bay
> NAS system.
Go solid state disks + uber low wattage CPU and chipset? Like an AMD +
elcheapo all in one motherboard?
Just a thought.
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