You guys did this to me... All I wanted was a Plex server.
Update of my room, 2 years later
My not so humble homelab is finally complete!
Merry Christmas, ya'll!
When your homelab provides for the roommates too
The Best Book for Homelabbers
This all started with “A PLEX server would be pretty cool” and went downhill from there.
I think my NUC cluster is coming along nicely.
My actual mini-lab
Unifi'd! My first homelab rack setup
So Amazon sent me a pallet of 12U server racks instead of just the 1 I ordered...
In an emergency please kill the Internet
Finally found the cloud!
I backup everything to the cloud
My expensive, robust, top quality backup server that totally isn't just a Pi4 running OMV hot-glued to a WD easystore
The real cost of running a home lab.
Slapping the word “gaming” on everything seems to be getting out of hand now
Wife complained the unfinished part of the basement was cold. I offered to install a space heater..... Homelab engaged
People be posting how they got girlfriend/wife approval but I’m 16 so I gotta make my setup have the mom stamp of approval.
My First Take on Home Lab
Progress on my NUC cluster enclosure
I have usb sticks made with a custom logo of each OS I'd like to install
it took me an embarrassingly long time to figure out why the drive wasn't seating
Still a bit rough around the edges... but now my lab is officially faster!
My apartment homelab front view
Something something, wife isn't happy.
My wife and I (as amicably as these things go) split and she asked me to set her up like we had at home IT-wise. I present to you, her new network!
I see your fancy rack, and raise you a stylish rack
New homelab idea: top of rack bread proofing shelf
Using my server to make the world a tiny bit better
These RJ45 plugs look so bad ass.
Bought a beach house that had a media rack. Gutted it and went to town.
In process of building my own router, cause it sounded like fun. Sometimes compatibility is hard.
LaundryLab - making do with whatever space you have available!
My humble homelab that also doubles as a mini ISP for 62 of my neighbors
My little network cabinet
Little homelab finally on 10 GbE
r/HomeLab has created a monster
Fairly simple 42TB storage solution
Just my homelab, figured I'd share
Accessing my VMs while away from home
Are custom ethernet cables a thing we like too?
Fancy Box With New Parts
3D printed dual vertical server stand
Allow me to make you feel much better about your homelab
E-Ink based status display
My little network cabinet (update)
Fiance said no to a server rack, so I made a box
Got everything in a rack!
A treasure trove of what must be illegal and nefarious activities (according to family and friends)
I'm only running Cat3 at home...
Well I got a hold of the school's 3D Printer. Of course I had to print a Gavin Belson signature edition logo for my server.
Made my first RJ45 cable =)
Power outage this morning meant I had to gracefully shutdown my WHS. RIP uptime
My 6 nodes Pi Cluster built in a ATX Tower
Low power, Low noise HomeLab
eBay pricing mistake, $5 rack for new house
Nerd Christmas tree. I bet the spouse is thrilled to have this in the living room
Clunk - An Obituary
I stayed up till 5 am trying to make it look pretty for u/
Just picked up this jet engine from Craigslist today. Moving back down from the cloud.
Turns out buying all these servers pays off - VCP 6.5 Datacenter Virtualization Passed
My first servers and I am already in love with them (until the electricity bill comes). Took some inspiration from another post with the blue/red cables
Moving into my girlfriend's place...She let me keep the rack!
Getting started. Printed some drive trays for the r620, and printed side stands for both! 3D printers are great.
Found a use for an old Lenovo Yoga tablet. Now I can cook dinner and monitor my servers at the same time. [Netdata]
What’s this cable for?
Just recabled the home lab rack. I'm quite proud of it. It's in the closet.
The little homelab under my desk, 2019 edition
By popular demand: A how-to for the enclosed mini-lab I posted today.
My pretty basic consumer hardware homelab 38TB raw / 17TB usable
A few months ago I started with a single Dell T610. This is what being part of this community for THREE MONTHS has done to me...
You all told me to add vlans. So I did.
UniFi'd feat. R720
The start of something great...
Added a sliding shelf and some mounting screws to make my IOT/Raspberry Pi’s more accessible and visually pleasing.
Something, something, Plex server.
Proud of how it turned out
Me: someday i wanna be a system Administrator Also me:
Homelab with a view
My Dell R710 Arrived, I think the extra item thrown in is quite telling.
Deployed a honeypot and created a real-time map of incoming attacks
I told my wife I'd cut back a little but these are an obviously necessity.
My girlfriend asked me why I bought cough drops
A lab that doesn't cost a fortune to keep running
When you let the rack get a little too disorganized
How this sub, curiosity, and few Raspberry Pi's helped me land my dream internship.
Low power home lab.
WAF dipping into the negative, i'm guessing.
IT’S ALIVE! 😃👍
Built a pretty new system to test, debug, and learn about Windows Server!
I found my box of memories
My first 10gbps switch has finally arrived
Homelab goal achieved - 1TB of RAM
Dell Poweredge 2950 can only be used as a table...So i did!
Got a message from my wife: we don't need this device at my workplace anymore. Can you make use of this? It's free!
3d printed logo for my server.
Is this contagious?
I have the best wife and friends! They went in together to surprise me with a rack for my birthday!!
FYI - Really nice 10G NIC's like the Broadcom 57810 are around $30 right now on eBay
So I accidentally bought a truckload of servers... The beginnings of a beautiful homelab, I think
Does this qualify as lab porn?
Where should I put that switch? In the CD bay!
My Pi Rack
New house, new homelab!
We have the laziest sysadmin
Unboxing my first server and they included a little something extra
Finally got a UPS!
Saw this in /r/oddlysatisfying, thought some people here might find it useful
After a few years of collecting and adding hardware, I finally redid the power and network cabling to pretty up my stack
Preparing for a Petabyte
First part of 10gbit upgrade: complete! Cablemanagement: missing.
My freshly installed little homelab
Finally racked my gear
I see your 3D printed R710 stand, and raise you my 3D printed, vibration isolating, combined R710 and R210 stand!
I just wanted to run plex, now we are here
So is this the entryway to the rabbit hole?
Finally managed to haul this thing into my apartment. Am I one of you guys now?
3d printed a miniature raspberry pi server rack.
Its getting there! Basement datacenter 2.0. More pics in the comments
My Unifi Themed Rack
Picked up an unwanted smart home controller for $5 hoping for something good inside...
Anyone know if these dy switches are good?
Console and Management Server + Terminal and KVM. Amazing what an angle grinder can do.
DIY Homelab Rack Build
Homelab in a closet
Moved into a new house recently and told my wife I was going to build a network; this is what I ended up with.
Finally moved my servers off the ground onto a rack, also added RGB for lower pings.
Just finished bootstrapping my 3 node NUC vSAN cluster with NVMe and 10GbE networking
Last night's fit checks on the <$500 100tb archive and computation rack.
But does your lab have a cup holder?
Distance to ceiling: 3.6cm. Not great, not terrible
My micro lab, particularly proud of the shelf.
Low power humble homelab
Discontinue Xserve? Fine. Be that way.
10Gbps for £10
Someone here taught me it’ll run faster with some RGB...
Found a small network rack for $5 and cleaned up my small home lab just in time for the new year!
Hi reddit, this is my homelab that i've been working on 2 months since we've moved in. Still a work in progress!
My little precious
Playing with Machine / Deep Learning.. I think it’s a racist