HP Provide Update on MediaSmart Server Software Update

For those of you patiently waiting for news from HP on the promise 3.0 software update for existing HP MediaSmart owners, wait no more as this came from HP today....

Cloudberry Backup for Windows Home Server – Beta Testers Wanted Now

The guys over at Cloudberry are asking for beta testers for their new Cloudberry Backup for Windows Home Server.

Installing Power Pack 3 on Windows Home Server on a Friday night

Tonight I will upgrade to Power Pack Three. This article will serve as another notice to all of us that did NOT upgrade when PP3 Beta was first released that it is again available for download and installation.

Microsoft Security Essentials Software

For the last few months I have been running the beta of Microsoft’s Security Essentials software. I have had no problems with it whatsoever and this past week Microsoft released the final version to the world.

WordPress Installer for Windows Home Server Add-In Available

Fellow Windows Home Server MVP Nigel Wilks, aka Cougar, has been working hard recently on producing add-ins to help the community to install and run WordPress on their Windows Home Servers in the form of two add-ins – WHS PHP Installer and MySql Installer for WHS. Now Cougar has released a new add-in that will install WordPress for you – the WordPress Installer for Windows Home Server.

Home Server Show Podcast 58 Out Now

Dave over at the Home Server Show podcast has just released show number 58. This weeks show includes a roundtable discussion include yours truely.

Congratulations to all New and Old MVPs

Today was the day that Microsoft announced their new MVPs and rewarded their old ones.

Xtreamer Cooler UK Pricing Information

Further to our post over the weekend on the announcement of a cooler for the Xtreamer that makes it silent, the pricing has been released.

HP StorageWorks X510 Data Vault Series Windows Home Servers

HP have today announced the launch of 3 new Windows Home Servers aimed at the Small Business market called the HP StorageWorks X510 Data Vault series. And we have the UK pricing as well!

Windows Home Server Power Pack 3 Delayed?

Windows Home Server Power Pack 3 looks like being delayed a little while.

Xtreamer Media Streamer Firmware Update Available

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 It is very easy to update the firmware, and so I decided to do some more videos.

Review of the P80 Add-in for Windows Home Server

So just what is P80 and what can it do for you? In simple terms it is a web site you view via your home page of your WHS that allows you to view various aspects of your WHS in one easy to use web page.

Windows Home Server Backup Database-Backup (BDBB) Add-In Released

Alex Kuretz has been a busy boy this week! Not only has he released a new version of MSS Fan Control he has also released a new version of the must have add-in Backup Database Backup for Windows Home Server.

Remote Alert Add-In for Windows Home Server – Feedback Requested

My friend and fellow MVP Alexander Kent of HomeServerLand has asked me to mention the new add-in called Remote Alert which is in beta and he would love to hear your feedback.

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