As usual, my posts are in reverse chronological order. Finished product first and details later since I’m on mobile.
This bad boy was purchased 4 months ago in March of this year, thanks to an impulse peer-pressured buy influenced by JDM. Sitting idle not plugged in until I got 24 3tb HGST SAS drives.
Chassis: Super Micro CSE-846A-R1200B
Mobo: SM X9Dri-f
Proc: Dual e5-2670 v1
Ram: 48 gb 1066mhz ecc Samsung ram
Backplane: SAS 2
Powersupply: dual 1200watt gold/or plat
SAS Card: LSI-9201/9211 Sas controller flashed to IR mode still
Hard drives: (24) - 3TB HGST Ultrastars
First turned on today: 7/24/19
Trying to figure out how to setup, and use ipmi without a monitor
Will eventually be used to host personal project backup files , seismic data, well, production, and pressure data.
All feedback is welcome.