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My Home Setup

Current Rig: Custom Built

  • Intel i7-4790K @ 4.0 Ghz (4 Cores)
  • 16GB DDR3 2233mhz memory (low latency cas)
  • MSI GTX 1660 Ti 6GB memory (Thank you to the person who got this, you know who you are)
  • 1 TB SSD SATA
  • 512GB SSD SATA Storage Drive

NAS:

  • Synology DS415+ (Dual Port) – 2015
  • Synology DS920+ (Dual Port) – 2020

ESXi Lab Servers :

  • 2x Dell R710
  • Dual Socket @ 2.0ghz 4cores (8 cores toal)
  • 64GB/32GB Memory
  • 2x 1TB HDD (RAID 1)
  • 4x 1TB HDD (RAID 10)
  • VMware ESXi 7.0 Update 1
  • PCI-E M.2/NVME Addon Card with Samsung Evo 970 1TB Card
  • iDrac Enterprise
  • 1x Dell R720
  • Dual Socket @ 2.4ghz 6cores (12 cores total)
  • 288GB
  • VMware ESXi 7.0 Update 2a
  • 1x PCI-E M.2/NVME Addon Card with Samsung Evo 970 1TB Card
  • 1x 10GBe
  • 2x 1GBe
  • iDrac Enterprise
  • Future: 1x PCI-E M.2/NVME Addon Card with Samsung Evo 970 2TB Card
  • 1x Dell Optiplex Micro 5050 (New 8/14/2021)
  • Quad Core 2.8Ghz
  • 16GB Ram
  • 1x PCI-E M.2/NVME M.2 Samsung Evo 980 1TB Card
  • 1x Sata Hitachi 300GB Drive
  • 1x GBe
  • VMware ESXi 7.0 Update 2a

WiFi Network:

  • Self-Hosted Cloud UniFi Enterprise Controller
  • POE Auto Sense Switch
  • 4x UAP-PRO-AC

Raspberry Pi (x3):

  • Pi-Hole
  • Coding Box Prod
  • Coding Box Test

Future/Wish Lists:

  • Synology DS1718+ (Quad Port 1GB or Dual 10GBe)
  • 4x 4TB SSD
  • 4x 10TB HDD
  • iSCSI (Dual 1Gbe Port Multipathing or Dual Port 10Gbe)
  • Intel Gen 10 NUC for ESXi 7.x
  • R730 for ESXi 7.x

Retired Equipment

  • Dell 2950 Gen3
  • Dual Socket @ 4 cores @ 3.0ghz each
  • 32GB Memory
  • 6x 500GB 15k rpm