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Current setup ideas for my Proxmox server

2022-07-16 1 min read Proxmox Chris Allen
My current plan setup from my Proxmox server is as follows: going to have 4 500GB solid-state drives. I am going to set up a windows share on my windows 10 computer that will host the iso and backups. This will allow me to back up my backups on a local computer without having to use space on my Proxmox server and it will be automatically backed up to my Backblaze account. Continue reading

just bought 4 sd 500gb drives for my Proxmox server

2022-07-12 1 min read Proxmox Chris Allen
This is just a quick update. I bought 4 solid-state drives from Amazon each of them has 500GB. They will be going into my Proxmox server. I am going to use ZFS file system where 2 will be stripped and mirrored on them. So I have a little under 1 GB of total space for Proxmox. I can always add more drives to the new Proxmox server I am building. I might make a quick video on me moving my Proxmox server from my old case to the new 1u case. Continue reading