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 SolvedBuilding a Home Server / NAS Forum SolvedBuilding a home server Forum SolvedAdvice on hardware for FreeNAS home server build. Forum SolvedAdvice on building home server Forum SolvedBudget Personal Home Server upgrade/build Forum SolvedHome Server Build Questions Forum SolvedBuilding New Home Server Need Advice Forum SolvedQuestions about building a home server Forum SolvedBuilding a home file server. Forum Building a home server Forum Building Home Server for the First Time Forum SolvedNew home server build, need raid card advice! Forum Building a home server Forum SolvedAdvice on Home server build Forum SolvedHome Server Build Forum Building a Home Server, need some ideas Forum Home Server building on a budget. Forum Building a new home Linux server Forum SolvedBasic Home Server Build Forum Building Home Server with Virtualization Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !