My Workstation

My main workstation is the always-on workhorse powering my day to day computer needs. Specifications are as follows:

  • AMD Ryzen 7 3800x, 8core/16thread
  • Asus Pro WS-X570-ACE Workstation AM4 Motherboard
  • 64GB Corsair 3200MHz DDR4 RAM
  • EVGA GTX 1070 SC, 8GB GDDR5
  • 1TB NVMe M.2 Boot SSD
  • 2 x 8TB WD Red data drives in RAID 0
  • Tower server chassis

Peripherals:

  • Leopold FC-900R full-size mechanical keyboard with Cherry MX brown switches
  • Corsair Harpoon RGB Mouse
  • Sennheiser HD569 Headphones

My Servers

  • Dual Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2 for total 24 cores/48 threads
  • Supermicro EATX Server Motherboard
  • 128GB DDR3 ECC RAM
  • 12 x 8TB WD Red NAS drives
  • LSI 9211-8i SAS controller
  • Mellanox Connect-X2 10gb SFP+ network card
  • Running Proxmox Hypervisor
  • ZFS Filesystem for the 64TB array
  • Rosewill RSV-L4500 4U Server Chassis
I use this server as a fileserver for a data storage solution, a plex server for my media needs, and it also runs various virtual machines for testing and containers that run pi-hole, my websites, and a few other services.

Future Plans

  • Buy 12-16U enclosed server cabinet
  • Move main PC into new 4U chassis
  • Build backup server in 2U chassis

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