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May 21, 2024 0

Dell PowerEdge R760 Server Review 

By Lorena Mejia

The 2U Dell PowerEdge R760 server (SHOP NOW) is the big brother to the 1U PowerEdge R660 server but supports more storage and expansion options! Featuring the latest 4th generation Intel Xeon Scalable CPUs with up to 56 cores at the...

May 10, 2024 0

Gigabyte S252-ZC0 Storage Server Review

By Lorena Mejia

The 2U Gigabyte S252-ZC0 server (SHOP NOW) has a side-mounted storage configuration that can support up to 24x 3.5-inch storage bays in a 2U chassis with 12x bays on each side. It’s like a magic act! The drive cages are...

May 7, 2024 0

HPE ProLiant DL380 Gen11 Server Review

By Lorena Mejia

The HPE ProLiant DL380 Gen11 (SHOP HERE) server is one of HPE’s workhorse multi-environment platforms. It sits at 2U and offers more storage and expansion options. It too is outfitted with dual 4th generation Intel Xeon Scalable processors, code name Sapphire...

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Custom-Build

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March 29, 2022 0

Lian Li, AMD Radeon 6800 XT GPU, and AMD Ryzen 9 5950x Custom Build

By Lorena Mejia

We recently built a custom system featuring an AMD RYZEN 9 5950x processor, and for once paired with an AMD Radeon 6800 XT GPU!...

February 5, 2022 0

AMD Ryzen 9 5950x Workstation-Game Station

By Lorena Mejia

We love putting together custom systems, including custom gaming rigs! This one is outfitted with the AMD Ryzen 9 5950x processor and includes the...

Supermicro

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April 12, 2024 0

Supermicro Hyper A+ Server 2125HS-TNR Review

By Lorena Mejia

The 2U Supermicro Hyper A+ server 2125HS-TNR (SHOP HERE) has AMD EPYC processors, in this case 4th generation AMD EPYC 9004 series processors for some seriously crazy core counts of up to 96 cores—each! With that many cores available, this platform...

July 22, 2022 0

Supermicro A+ Server 1024US-TRT Review

By Lorena Mejia

The Supermicro A+ Server 1024US-TRT, a dual-socket 3rd generation AMD EPYC-based system that supports up to 8TB of memory, has a 1U form factor (SHOP HERE). It features 4x 3.5-inch hybrid storage bays on the front of the system and offers...

August 27, 2021 0

Supermicro SuperServer 520P-WTR Review

By Lorena Mejia

The Supermicro SuperServer 520P-WTR (SHOP HERE) is a 2U storage server perfect for database processing and general storage. The thing that currently sets this system apart from other offerings is a 3rd generation Intel Xeon Scalable processor, which means more...

Gigabyte

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May 10, 2024 0

Gigabyte S252-ZC0 Storage Server Review

By Lorena Mejia

The 2U Gigabyte S252-ZC0 server (SHOP NOW) has a side-mounted storage configuration that can support up to 24x 3.5-inch storage bays in a 2U chassis with 12x bays on each side. It’s like a magic act! The drive cages are only accessible when you pull...

April 15, 2024 0

Gigabyte R282-P91 Server Review

By Lorena Mejia

What makes the Gigabyte R282-P91 server (SHOP NOW) unique is support for not an Intel Xeon Scalable processor and not an AMD EPYC processor but an Ampere Altra MAX CPU. In fact, there are two of them on the system board each of which supports...

Tyan

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May 18, 2022 0

Tyan Transport HX FT65TB8030 B8030F65TV8E2H-2T-N Tower Server Review

By Lorena Mejia

We will be looking at what Tyan calls a Pedestal Workstation in some areas and in others a pedestal server, the Tyan Transport HX FT65TB8030 B8030F65TV8E2H-2T-N. Looking at the specs for this system, it’s clearly more suited for use as...

May 12, 2022 1

Tyan Transport CX GC68AB8036 B8036G68AE12HR Server Review

By Lorena Mejia

The 1U Tyan Transport CX GC68AB8036 B8036G68AE12HR is one of Tyan’s Cloud servers. This server can support either a single AMD EPYC 7002 (ROME) or 7003 (MILAN) series processor and up to 4TB of memory with a choice of all...

March 26, 2021 0

Tyan Transport HX TN83B8251 B8251T83E8HR-2T-N GPU Server

By Lorena Mejia

Coming in with the entire alphabet in its model number is the Tyan Transport HX TN83B8251 B8251T83E8HR-2T-N server (SHOP HERE). Just to clarify, HX TN83B8251 is the general chassis, while B8251T83E8HR-2T-N is the rest of the model number. This GPU...