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  1. #1

    Beast of a server

    The ultimate server to run a hosting biz?

    This 4U server has:

    -Two Intel Xeon 2.4 GHz CPUs with Hyper-Threading Technology and 512 kB L2 cache
    -Sixteen 250 GB Serial ATA hot-swappable hard disks for a total of 4 TB of storage
    -One internal 120 GB ATA100 hard disk just for the operating system
    -4 GB Dual-Channel 266 MHz DDR Registered SDRAM with ECC
    -Dual Gigabit LAN

    It's for sale!
    Would you like to buy it?
    It's CHEAP:

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    I will be happy with this:

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Aug 2003
    Syracuse, NY

  4. #4
    This box can also be built for less than 10k

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    what on earth would someone need a server this BIG for?

    4TB? jesus.

  6. #6
    Originally posted by mr_wuss
    what on earth would someone need a server this BIG for?

    4TB? jesus.
    put that server on an 100mbps connection and you got a nice file server to host ANYTHING you want

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Feb 2003
    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Is this an advertising thread?

  8. #8
    No i'm not advertising it.
    I'm not selling it...
    I just stumbled upon it and thought it was pretty cool.


  9. #9
    That's a freaking crazy amount of space!
    A Collection of Web Hosts
    Small biographies on hosts, uptime reports and some reviews
    Feel free to add your review or add a host that isn't on the list.

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Apr 2001
    If your spending that kind of money your better off going with a reputable provider. As for what to use it for? Filebackups of other servers is what that would server perfectly for.
    Dedicated Servers | Colocation | Cloud Servers | CDN
    1000 Gbps Network | New Jersey DataCenter

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    Lot of money for what you get.
    "The only difference between a poor person and a rich person is what they do in their spare time."
    "If youth is wasted on the young, then retirement is wasted on the old"

  12. #12
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    New York City
    Yeah, ebay is my favorite place to find quality hardware.
    Sam Machiz / Director, Product Development / Ubersmith
    smachiz[at] / [direct] 212-812-4194

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