WHS

  • Acer RevoCenter WHS 2011, finally an replacement for MediaSmart

    Acer have just announced one of the first hardware boxes for Windows Home Server 2011. The previous version of WHS was based on Server 2003.. yep, an 8 year old OS, still it worked amazingly well as a solution to storing and backing up content around the home. The...
  • WHS gets WP7 app, Vail only.

    Microsoft are showing off a brand new Windows Phone 7 app for Windows Home Server. Called ‘My Server’ the app gives you access to your home server content while on the go. To achieve this, you’ll need to have  the Remote Web feature enabled on your home server. One...
  • HP pulls the plug on MediaSmart Home Servers

    Well things just keep getting worse for at the next version of Windows Home Server – Vail. Today, Microsoft’s biggest hardware partner for WHS has decided to pull the pin on there MediaSmart Servers. It’s a damn shame too, because they really solved an bunch of issues facing a...
  • Windows Home Server Vail and Aurora details

    Yesterday I sat down with Rosemary Stark & Jeff Alexander from Microsoft to discuss the upcoming releases of Windows Home Server. Vail and Aurora are currently in beta, so be sure to check out the video below for all the details....
  • Review: HP EX490 MediaSmart Server [WHS]

      View Full Album   Overview The HP EX490 MediaSmart Server is a small, quiet server designed for home use. Its provides a great solution to the storage, backup and streaming of media and documents around the home and across the web. First launching in the US a couple...
  • Windows Home Server Power Pack 3 now available

    If you own a Windows Home Server, it’s update time. This time it’s Power Pack 3. This largest addition in this update is Windows 7 compatibility. The folks over at WeGotServed blog has a great run down of the new features and instructions for PP3 beta users on how...