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  1. pro lamer

    SOLVED System dataset on sliced HDDs or in an encrypted pool - what is less dangerous?

    Hi! I am planning to have a mirror of 6TB HDDs for user data plus a pre-backup pool plus two spare SATA ports for external disks backup. I am planning to encrypt my data. Boot planned: mirrored pendrives/sd cards. I've read a bit about risk related to encrypting and I am not very happy :/...
  2. A

    Xeon-D home streamer & storage

    Hello, all. I've been running FreeNAS with 4x 2TB disks (RAID-Z) on an HP Gen7 MicroServer (N40L), primarily as storage, but with increasing use of Plex Media Server and Nextcloud. I'm thinking it's time to upgrade to something nicer. I've been spec'ing and operating ZFS systems for about 10...
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    BUILD NEW BUILD help please, psu watts and advice

    The Build Case: fractal design r5 or r4(which one?) Mobo: X10SLL-F-O CPU: Xeon E3-1231V3 Memory: Crucial 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM ECC Unbuffered DDR3L 1600 (PC3L 12800) Server Memory Model CT2KIT102472BD160B Two pairs of 16 for 32GB PSU: How Many Watts? recommand brand? 80 Plus...