home server

  • New VIA VB8001 ‘Nano’ processor and motherboard combo, plus more early info about holiday offerings

    New VIA VB8001 ‘Nano’ processor and motherboard combo, plus more early info about holiday offerings

    You guys like computers, do ya? Me too. I spent a fair amount of time with the good people at VIA today and got some info about various upcoming products – some that have just been announced and some that haven’t yet. For starters, here’s the VIA VB8001 CPU and motherboard combo that was recently announced. It uses VIA’s new “64-bit, superscalar, 1.6GHz VIA… Read More

  • Windows Home Server Launching August 27, Don't Hold Your Breath

    Windows Home Server Launching August 27, Don't Hold Your Breath

    Because you’ll die. According to a MS spokesperson, “The only thing that is available on Aug. 27 is tech support for system builders”. We already know that the software has been released to OEMs, but that’s about it for now. A few Kiwis and Aussies have begun selling WHS for $150. We probably won’t see anything until September or October. Ah shucks. Windows… Read More

  • Beep Beep Beep, Wideload Coming Through: Clever3000 Home Server


    It’s big, it’s rotund in a rectangular way, it has 2TB of hard disk space and 2GB of RAM and did we mention that it’s huge. The CyberSelect Clever3000 is the ultimate media center for the home. It’s a high-performance beast running Windows Media Center Edition on an Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 processor and an Intel 975 chipset to support Dolby Master Studio. The… Read More

  • Windows Home Server: Up Close And Personal

    Windows Home Server: Up Close And Personal

    So check it. I’m at the Waggener-Edstrom blogger lounge at the Venetian and they’ve got the highly-anticipated Microsoft Windows Home Server. This cylindrical, glowing piece of machinery is basically an easy to use, plug ‘n play server for the family. You can share all your movies, pictures, music, files, etc. with up to 10 users wirelessly and can access your files anywhere… Read More