Category: Hardware

The Present Home Lab

Ole’ Faithful! I know it’s only been up and running for about 2 1/2 years but outside of a single issue I have not had any issues with the box. But I know long term this isn’t a viable solution. After upgrade the fans with Noctua’s and a dedicated UPS the unit has not changed
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Why Build a Home Lab?

Over 2 years ago I built a custom development server for my house. Basically this box ran VMWare ESXi with parts I sources from eBay and Amazon. My choices were not the best, but I was limited at the time due to sky high pricing for used parts due to the Crypo Mining frenzy that
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Review Microsoft Ergonomic Keyboard 2019

Microsoft has long made my keyboard of choice, the Microsoft Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000. It’s not the greatest keyboard ever by any stretch of the imagination, it’s large, clunky, has a lot of useless keys and the keys themselves are not particular enjoyable to press compared to a Cherry based key. Now, I type a
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