Homelab extension

Yesterday I have ordered the new HP Microserver N40L. This will extend my existing Homelab as second ESXi server.

Hardware specs HP Microserver N40L:

* AMD Turion II Neo N40L (1.5GHz)
* 2GB Memory installed (up to 8GB possible)
* 1x 250GB SATA HDD installed (up to 4 SATA HDD possible)
* Embedded NC107i PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Server Adapter

Planned upgrades:

* Memory upgrade to 8GB
* replacement/upgrade of Harddisk to 4x 2TB
* HP Microserver Remote Adapter Kit
* SATA/SAS Raid Controller

My existing Homelab:

* 1x HP ML115 G5 AMD Quad Core Opteron
* 8GB Memory
* multiple different Harddisks (2x 3,5″ 160GB; 2x 2,5″ 120GB … )

Currently missing but planned to be ordered:

* Shared Storage based on an Hardware appliance (Qnap, Iomega or equal)
* 2nd HP Microserver

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