40302Re: [SeattleRobotics] OT: computer expert question
- Jul 31, 2009Thanks for the feedback, there are a lot of NAS on the market for home
usage, but either they lack performance (100FE vs gigabit and/or poor
transfer rate) or the price is way too high.
QNAP is not cheap but performance seems good, and it has iscsi
>If you're sensitive to cost, you can probably set something up cheaperYes, but I decided long ago to prefer fanless stuff for home. A fanless
>using one of the free packages, but for me I didn't have any spare
pc will cost more, and probably I will end with a screwed system,
probably broken by me hacking packages with my data inside. Much better
a dedicated machine for this, data will be safer (from me!).
My actual rig:
Fritz 7270 access point
- Probably the richest feature set available in the world
protect the pppoe link, actually inactive because I use the internal
modem of the Fritz)
Catalyst (but most of the time is off, huge noise) and a netgear gigabit
Skype Phone RTX3088 http://dualphone.net/DUALphone_3088_for_Skype-789.aspx
If you know a fanless cheap gigabit vlan capable switch drop me a note...
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