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Old 18th September 2013, 08:15 PM   #21
phofman is offline phofman  Czech Republic
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24/7 operation does not have to be expensive. We have very good experience with entry-level HP Proliant servers (ML115, current model ML116) for a few hundred dollars, they have been running in our company non-airconditioned server corner, loaded pretty much to 100%, 4 HDDs constantly seeking, for over 5 years. I would not use regular workstation hardware for 24/7, the power supply being the first to leave for eternity...
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Old 18th September 2013, 08:28 PM   #22
dmills is offline dmills  United Kingdom
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Yep, proliants are decent boxes, as long as you have them somewhere away from the microphones (Fan noise at high load).

24/7 does however require redundancy, one machine will never suffice.

Commodity PC power supplies (and to a lesser exten the VRM output caps on commodity motherboards) are really not intended for 24/7 use, and will let the smoke out sooner or later.

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