- Continue Contribution to the “Potential Hardware List”
- 4-5 Mother Boards to consider.
- 4-5 Video Cards to Consider.
- Blog about the mix-match of Combo Deals from NewEgg
- Find deals or economical Prices for the listed Hardware
- Find good deals on Hard drives.
- Contribute to the Potential Hardware List page.
- Look into an easy-access methods of accessing the mac server.
- I.E. Using SSH, SMB, AFP, etc.
- Many open source software available to look into such as:
- Plex (for video streaming)
- Set up a VPN connection via iVPN (I am thinking of installing Mac OSX SnowLeopard Server which has a VPN utility built into it’s network settings)
- XBMC like Plex but for Window and Linux users.
- SSH seems to have a lot of potential;
- One issue that we will encounter if we don’t choose to use pre made open source software will be indexing and presenting the data for access.
- A lot of the user interface can be meddled around with and tested with any standalone mac since the accessing is dependent only on the Operating System.
I am assuming admins to this site are friendly with WordPress editing and blogging, if not we can arrange a meeting. Please feel free to comment to this post and let me know if another meeting is due in the coming week.