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What server setup for a small web development company? [closed]

I co-own a company with a friend of mine and we have decided to buy a new server to support our business (our current server is an Asus EEE Box, working great but too limited :) ). I should mention ...
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Hardware vs Software Raid: How to choose between 2 example server specs

I am currently looking up servers on hosting companies. I have finally chosen 2 reliable and tested companies, but their specs vary. Company one (dedicated server): CPU: AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+ ...
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Synology NAS server for home network? [closed]

I am considering a Synology DS1511+ for my a development network. I was going down the Drobo Pro FS road until I discovered that their performance is fairly weak. This is sad because a friend of mine ...
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Recommended motherboard with hardware raid for Linux

We want to setup an internal office server for testing jobs (LAMP), email and samba. Only about 5-10 users. We are also considering starting to virtualize, initially by a base Ubuntu Server with Xen ...
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Testing faulty on-board raid card

One one of our file servers I keep getting delay write failures to the OS disk array. Its built on a Raid1 array using an on-board raid card. So far I've verified both harddisks are ok by pulling ...