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by svarto
Wed Dec 06, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Silent media + webhosting server capable 4k HEVC transcoding
Replies: 10
Views: 4983

Re: Silent media + webhosting server capable 4k HEVC transco

Thanks a lot for the help! Now when you mentioned the fans I suddenly got uncertain about getting the ATX supermicro board and was considering the AsRock EP2C602-4L/D16 but started reading a lot about peoples problems with the FAN control and temperatures. It seems really difficult to find the optim...
by svarto
Sun Nov 26, 2017 8:03 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Silent media + webhosting server capable 4k HEVC transcoding
Replies: 10
Views: 4983

Re: Silent media + webhosting server capable 4k HEVC transco

Thanks a lot for all the great advices, I took a look at a Threadripper 1950k and I agree - seems very difficult to cool and rather pricey. I found a good deal for a server motherboard with dual Xeon E5-2680 v2: CPU: Dual Xeon E5-2680 v2 Motherboard: Supermicro X9DRL-EF RAM: IBM 4x16gb PC3-12800R DD...
by svarto
Sun Nov 19, 2017 9:58 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Silent media + webhosting server capable 4k HEVC transcoding
Replies: 10
Views: 4983

Re: Silent media + webhosting server capable 4k HEVC transco

Thank you very much for all the advice, this is super useful and will definitely take a bit of time to sift through all the great advice here. I have had a look through and trying to reconcile, in the I am starting to think about a setup like this: CPU: Ryzen Threadripper 1920X Motherboard: MSI X399...
by svarto
Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:28 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Silent media + webhosting server capable 4k HEVC transcoding
Replies: 10
Views: 4983

Silent media + webhosting server capable 4k HEVC transcoding

Hello, I am looking to purchase a 24/7 on server that will stand in our guest room. I would prefer to not have to turn this off when we have guests, so I am trying to make it as quiet as possible. The usage of the server would be: Plex media server, where I would like to have 4k on the fly transcodi...