Network attached everything

The idea of a NAS (Network Attached Storage) is to setup a box that runs somewhere on the network as a storage device. They make it easy to store a large amount of data because you aren’t limited by your arbitrary network rate limit set by your isp, rather your only bottleneck is the hardware […]


Want to cut to the chase? Skip to the install instructions if you don’t care about the prologue. First off, whats the big deal with saving old software? It is the common life cycle of software to get lost to time or forgotten about, and keeping the works of talented individuals alive can be beneficial […]

Keeping data safe and accessible

During a recent emergency involving an electrical fire, the physiological idea of what minimal items I should save brought up a topic relating to data security, protection, and redundancy within my home data-center environment. In the event of a sudden catastrophic hard drive failure, the likelihood of being able to do home data recovery is […]