This Quiet Home Server, is an easy solution to data security, file sharing, media streaming and remote access- all in one cost-effective quiet server package, perfect for your home.
The Fractal Design Node 304 is a unique server in a small package perfect for the home server. The Node 304 server case comes with 6 x 3.5in drive bays for maximum capacity. Our Home Server supports up to six SATA ports natively. Depending on configuration, this quiet home server can support up to 36TB of storage.
Equipped with the new Windows Home Server 2011 software from Microsoft
Digital photography, music, video, and documents from multiple PCs are centrally stored and can be easily protected, organized, and connected, from every computer on the home network. The home user has full access to his or her files, even while away from home, with the built-in secure and personalized website address. With the Windows Home Server 2011, the user can easily extend the capabilities of the home server, using software add-ins, and expand storage capacity by using hard drive up to 6TB in size. DLNA video, picture and audio servers are already installed, additional server services like Logitech, Bittorrent are easy to install, and Apple devices are fully supported.
Quiet Home Server Features
The Fractal Design Node 304 Mini ITX case is setting new standards for the Home Server / DIY NAS market. With its whopping SIX hard drive bays in a very small enclosure, hardly bigger than your average toaster, the Fractal Node 304 is certainly creating it's own demand.
- Intel® Socket 1150 for 4th/5th Generation Processors
- Conveniently sized Home Server
- 16 GB of Memory
- Up to 6 Quiet Hard Drives
- Quiet Operation
- ATX Power Supply
Quiet Home Server Dimensions
- Height: 8.27" (210mm)
- Width: 9.84" (249mm)
- Depth: 14.72" (373mm)
- Weight starting at: 11lbs
Core Components of the Quiet Home Server
Quiet Hard Drive Solid-state drives (SSD) have no moving parts, so they make no noise, have blazing fast read times, and are more reliable than standard mechanical hard drives!
Quality Asus Motherboard We feature the latest ASUS® motherboards in our quiet servers. ASUS® is the world's top selling and most award-winning motherboard manufacturer. They provide supreme reliability, top-notch cutting-edge features, and excellent manufacturer support. Our motherboards contain fanless heatsinks and heatpipes to effectively cool the chipset heatsink and voltage regulators, without the use of noisy fans.
High Quality Memory This home server comes defaulted with high quality Kingston® memory. We use Kingston® memory because it is highly reliable and features a lifetime warranty. The Quiet Home Server has options for up to 16GB of RAM.
Home Server Motherboard Features
- Gigabyte GA-Z97N-WIFI
- Intel® Socket 1150 for Intel® 5th/New 4th Core™ i3 Processor
- Max. 16 GB, DDR3
- Intel® Z97 Chipset
- 4 x USB 3.0 ports at pack panel
- 2 x USB 2.0 ports at back panel
- 8-Channel High Definition Audio
- 2 x HDMI ports, 1 x DVI
- 2 x Gigabit LAN Ports
- 1 x Optical S/PDIF Out connector
- Bluetooth 4.0 + 867Mbps 11AC dual band WIFI card
- Mini ITX Form Factor
We don't just choose quieter parts, we choose the quietest, best performing parts available and assemble them cleanly to optimize airflow and minimize the slightest vibration. We don't just replace one or two parts in our system with relatively quiet components, we replace each component with the quietest part available.
In addition to silent parts we use in our systems, our systems are built with pride for many years of use. From start to finish, we anticipate, research, and test each system for maximum compatibility and performance; all while being absolutely silent. You will be amazed at how quiet our systems are!
And like always, EndPCNoise.com backs these systems with a one year warranty along with the best professional, courteous technical service and support on the market today. Not sure what configuration would best suit you? Contact our Sales Team to receive a custom quote!