Building Home Server Tags: New Build Monitors Servers Systems Last response: July 11, 2011 3:30 PM in Systems Share mobohobo July 7, 2011 7:08:49 PM Approximate Purchase Date: next month Budget Range: 200-300 pounds System Usage from Most to Least Important: 24/7 always on quiet/silent home server hosting magento Parts Not Required:keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS Preferred Website(s) for Parts: scan/ebuyer/anywhere cheep Country of Origin: (e.g.: Grand Fenwick) u.k Parts Preferences: by brand or type : anything... just needs to be silent and be on all day everyday Overclocking: no SLI or Crossfire: no graphics cards Monitor Resolution: 1080p 27" screen but wont be needed much Additional Comments: NEEDS 2 500gb harddrives in mirror Hi guys, im building a home server, heres what i put together so far... More about : building home server Proximon a b C Monitor July 7, 2011 9:32:28 PM You seem to be building an HTPC but using it for e-commerce... it doesn't seem very practical? Proximon a b C Monitor July 7, 2011 10:00:39 PM Here's the way I would do it on that budget: But I would likely upgrade the board to this Asus: http://www.ebuyer.com/product/206150 That way you have a quad core processor, and more expansion room to add drives. Oh, and that cart is from Dabs. Scan is just a pain to shop at. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mobohobo July 11, 2011 3:30:15 PM any other opinions?> Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumBuilding a Home Server and Need Help with Components ForumBuilding a Home Server ForumBuilding new Home Media Server ForumBuilding a Home file server for files/media ForumBuilding a home server for streaming/back up ForumBuilding a both powerful and power efficient home server ForumCompability Check for new Home Server Build ForumBuilding a home server ForumAdvice on building an energy efficient home server ForumHome file server first build ForumBuilding a home server ForumBuilding no-budget home server , maybe htpc ForumHelp Build : Home Server /Media Server ForumQuestions about building a home server ForumBuilding a home file server . ForumNew home server build ForumNVIDIA GeForce gt 630m ForumAdvice on building an energy efficient home server ForumBuilding a Home Server just wanted some opinions More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !