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Can someone help me plan on a build. I do 1080p video as well as photos and need to make a server that can be accessed from any computer in my house. Right now I have my desktop PC with home group enabled but I want something is server dedicated. I plan on working with 4k within the next year so massive storage is welcome.

I'm thinking of like a Drobo 5D but am not familiar what so ever with those
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Drobos are just a nas. Nothing complicated. Depending on how much storage you are talking about you may be better off with a custom build with boatloads of drive space running freenas or something similar.

*EDIT* The 5D is direct attached, directly to your computer. You would want the 5N which is network attached. Available to anyone on the lan.
 
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Budget and total storage space needed will be a big factor in determining what you should go with.
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