The Making of, Part 2: The Hardware

I recently blogged about why it makes sense to run your own server. Although I have a machine running at already, I decided to do a serious hardware upgrade.

serverNot because the old AMD E-350 CPU can’t keep up anymore, but because I’d like to use the new machine as my desktop PC as well. So here’s what I ordered (some parts of it are actually not new, but carry over from my old setup)

For all I know this system will be hopelessly over-powered, yet power-efficient, so that it can run 24/7. The parts are probably going to arrive by the end of the week. I’ll keep you posted about the assembly and everything else that’s going to happen.

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