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Pros: Good price-performance, small & easy to set up.
Cons: WiFi & Ethernet chipset are not supported by open-source Linux drivers; you have to chase down the non-free drivers and arrange to get them installed. Not too hard, but manufacturers should pressure Realtek to open-source those drivers.
Other Thoughts: I bought this to replace a Foxconn Nano-PC functioning as a Linux server that had developed hardware problems somehow. Easy to install Debian (except for the non-free RTL drivers, and updating the WiFi driver & options) and it's faster than the Foxconn, with 4x more memory. I'll probably buy a couple more to replace other small servers, too.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: Inexpensive, small, separate power. Works OK with Mac IF you turn off "Put hard disks to sleep when possible"
Cons: Mac & Seagate "idle/sleep" don't get along smoothly in some configurations, resulting in the Mac losing sight of the disk.
Other Thoughts: I adjusted the Mac's Energy Saver settings and haven't had any more trouble with the Seagate vanishing. Backups are happening as expected and I sleep better at night.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: I use small WiFi routers running OpenWRT as single-purpose servers: mail, web, VPN, etc. The N600 is adequately fast, plus has a good amount of Flash, so I can configure a fairly complex server. I'll run Apache and WordPress on my most-recent system (the WordPress database will live elsewhere)
Cons: It's a bit of a hassle to build and install a custom, single-service OpenWRT, and a moderate hassle to unbrick the router if you screw it up while getting things running Just Right. But it can be done, and it's worth it to have a no-moving-parts, low-power server that you can tuck in the corner and forget about.READ FULL REVIEW