HP have released a number of Windows Home Servers over the last 2 years since Windows Home Server was launched. Now comes two new Windows Home Servers – the HP MediaSmart Server EX490 and the EX495. This review concentrates on the EX495 and what it has to offer.
If you have one of the Xtreamer media streamers then you will probably want to update the firmware to the latest released version which just came out – version 22.214.171.124. It is very easy to update the firmware, and so I decided to do some more videos.
I am back from a couple of great week-long vacations and while I was gone Windows Home Server, with the mControl Add-In, has been watching over our home. Windows Home Server controlled two lights I connected so easily I decided to add additional modules for another light and my surround sound speakers.
Awieco has just announced the Release Candidate of their Windows Home Server 2011 Awieco WakeOnLan Add-In. This powerful Add-In allows you to use the Wake On Lan ability of your network card to start your computers remotely. Check out our short video on the installation and the usage case for the Awieco WakeOnLan Add-In.