The SUN SUNFIRE X4600 M2 Server

Every once in awhile I get to go crazy and build something fun at home. This time it’s a new virtual machine setup, as my older one only has 32 GB ram and is getting pretty close to it’s limits. So, time to build something bigger, and cheaper, than I currently have. Plus, it’s a… Read More »

Scrivener – Your complete writing studio

“Scrivener is a powerful content-generation tool for writers that allows you to concentrate on composing and structuring long and difficult documents. While it gives you complete control of the formatting, its focus is on helping you get to the end of that awkward first draft.” They now have a Linux (beta… but actually runs REALLY… Read More »

Both the NAS and the VmWARE machines are done!

The NAS and the esxi builds are completed and fully functional, finally. All of the vmware virtual machines are running from the NAS now. VmWare ESXI Build ————————————————————- CASE – COOLER MASTER HAF 912 RC-912-KKN1 Black OS – VmWare Esxi 5.1 CPU – Intel Core i7-3770 Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.9GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core… Read More »