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Windows 7: Building a compact home storage server


07 Jul 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Building a compact home storage server

Hey all,
I am planning on building a home storage server to keep all my data in it and possibly stream the data to my PS3.
I am thinking of getting the following:
Chassis: CHENBRO SR30169T2-250
MoBo: ASRock H77M-ITX
CPU: Intel Core i3-2120
RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB
Raid Card: StarTech PEXSAT34
Storage HDD: 4x WD Caviar Green WD20EARX 2TB
OS HDD: WD Scorpio Blue WD1600BPVT 160GB

As for the OS, I might either get Win 7 or FreeNAS 8. I need something easy to use.
I am fairly new to this, so I would appreciate any advice.

Thank you,
Sylo

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