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post #7 of (permalink) Old 05-24-2019, 01:48 PM
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If you want to use this purely as a NAS, buy a NAS simply because it will use less electricity. If you want storage and have the ability to do other things, buy a used server. DL370's, R410's, R210's are all getting insanely cheap these days. All can be had with at least 16gb of ram and sometimes RAID controllers for under $100.

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