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Synology RackStation RS810RP+ Diskless System Scalable 4-bay All-in-1 Rackmounted NAS Server for SMB Users
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  • neweggOwned For: 1 week to 1 month

Pros: It would be great in a small workgroup, works fast using local accounts.

Cons: Chokes on a large domain (500,000+ AD users, 300,000 AD groups).

Other Thoughts: When using local accounts, this thing flies, tied into a large AD, it has huge lag time. The WebDav login takes over 3 minutes to authenticate. It takes several minutes just display the AD groups when setting permissions on shares. File browser take up to 4 minutes to display all the shared folders as it pulls up permissions from the AD. Basically everything you do on this machine has a 2-4 minute lag time when connected to Active Directory.

SUPERMICRO MBD-X8STE-O LGA 1366 Intel X58 ATX Intel Xeon Server Motherboard
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  • neweggOwned For: 1 day to 1 week

1 out of 5 eggs To finicky - missing important parts! 05/04/2010

This review is from: SUPERMICRO MBD-X8STE-O LGA 1366 Intel X58 ATX Intel Xeon Server Motherboard

Pros: Nothing over the top for a motherboard

Cons: Very specific RAM requirements. Missing critical parts! I have never heard of a motherboard that requires you to BUY the heatsink clip separately!! Granted its only a $3 part (part# BKT-0023L), but come on, they can't include that?

Other Thoughts: Just know that if you buy a retail Intel CPU (for me a Xeon E5505) with a genuine Intel heatsink (for me a BXSTS100A), it won't mount to your board unless you buy the heatsink clip separately!! How cheap is that??

Intel Xeon E5506 Nehalem-EP 2.13 GHz 4 x 256KB L2 Cache 4MB L3 Cache LGA 1366 80W BX80602E5506 Server Processor
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  • neweggOwned For: 1 day to 1 week

Pros: It works

Cons: No heatsink included. I've bough lots of retail CPU's before, they all came with heatsinks until this one.

Other Thoughts: It would be nice if Newegg made a little more effort to let customers know that no heatsink is included with this retail CPU. Instead its at the very bottom of the Specs page. A little note in the description would have been nice.


Ryan S.'s Profile

Display Name: Ryan S.

Date Joined: 06/07/06

  • Reviews: 5
  • Helpfulness: 4
  • First Review: 03/12/09
  • Last Review: 11/29/11
  • Most Critical Review: 1 out of 5 eggs
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