Howdy, Stranger!

It looks like you're new here. If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons!

Sign In with Google


No poll attached to this discussion.

In order to better support our growing community we've set up a new more powerful forum.

The new forum is at:

The new forum is running IP.Board and will be our primary forum from now on.

This forum is being retired, but will remain online indefinitely in order to preserve its contents. This forum is now read only.

Thank you,

Looking for advice/opinions

edited August 2011 in DrivePool
While this doesn't exactly relate to DrivePool I imagine this might be a question others may have and the people on this forum may have some good input. I'm building a multifunction server and have access to both WHS2011 and SBS2011Essentials. I'm trying to determine which one is best for me. I intend to use it in my home of mostly Apple computers. The main purpose is to house my video collection with a large DrivePool and to offer them to my Apple TVs by running iTunes on the server. I also run a linux server for email and web hosting via VMware desktop. Also in VMware I occasionally run a couple Windows machines for testing. To offer time machine backups I'm also running FreeNAS in a VM with a drive used for backups.

SBS2011Essentials will allow me to run more RAM which might help my virtual machines. What about development of add-ins? Do you think will be more customizable for the home market? Any suggestions?
Sign In or Register to comment.