Marc Huppert

Actual State

HomeLab Summary:

118 CPU Cores

275,8 GHz

1920 GB RAM

Nvidia K2 GPU

Nvidia P4 GPUs

Teradici APEX 2800



3 x vSAN (2 x All Flash + 1 x Hybrid)

SanDisk FusionIO ioDrive2 cards

Intel DC P3700 NVMe cards

SanDisk Eco 2TB SSDs

SanDisk X400M SSDs

Intel DC S3700 SSDs

All Flash NAS


450Mbit Download and 20 Mbit Upload with 5 static public IPs from cable provider and LTE router for fallback with external antennas.

Cable Modem:

AVM Fritzbox 6490 Cable modem from Provider.


Ubiquiti UniFi Internet Router with dynamic routes for VMware NSX.


Ubiquiti UniFi PoE with 48 Ports 1GbE and  2 x 10GbE Uplink with LACP to VDX6740.


Brocade VDX6740 with 32 Ports 10GbE, 4 Ports 40GbE and Uplink with LACP to US48-500W.

Buero, LivingRoom and Garage:

Ubiquiti US8-60W PoE 8 Port 1GbE Switch with Jumbo Frame and VLAN Support

Tradfri Gateway:

Ikea Gateway for Light control via Apple HomeKit

Apple TV:

Apple TV Generation 4


Axis IP Cameras around the house for video surveillance

Zero Clients:

Rangee PCoIP Zero Client at the office and at the garage for RDSH and Desktop Support

HP 476dn:

Colour Laser Printer with LAN Connect / AirPrint


Ubiquiti UniFi UAC-AC Pro and LR Wifi Base Stations


Tandberg LTO4 AutoLoader with 8 Cartridges. Connected via SAS to esxvsan1. Passthrough to Backup Exec Server inside a VM.


UPS from APC, RM 1500 connected to LAN with a network card.


Switchable Network Power Appliances connected to LAN from Anel.

IBM Switchable Monitoring PDUs. One for Line and one for the UPS. Awesome beasts....


Apple Mac Pro (2013) 8-Core Xeon, 32GB RAM, Dual D700 GPU, Dual 34" Curved Displays, 10GbE SFP+ Thunderbolt Adapter, FC Thunderbolt Adapter

MacBook Pro:

Apple MacBook Pro 15" 4 Core, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD with Touch Bar and Touch ID


Xpenology DS3615xs Custom Build NAS System. IBM x3550M3 with Dual Xeon, 192GB RAM with Mirroring, 8 x 1TB SanDisk X400 SSDs and 10GbE.


Apple Mac Mini Server: Intel Quad Core 2,6 GHz, 16 GB RAM, 1 x Intel S3700 400GB SSD, 1 x Samsung 830 256GB SSD, 16GB USB3 Stick, Thunderbolt to PCIe Expansion with Dual 10GbE and Dual FC Adapter.


IBM x3650M3 with Dual Intel Xeon, 128GB RAM, Dual 10GbE, Dual FC Adapter and SAS Disks.


IBM x3650M4 with Dual Intel Xeon, 256GB RAM, 200GB Enterprise SSD as Boot Device, Quad 10GbE, Dual 40GbE, External SAS Controller for LTO and Nvidia P4, Intel P3700 800GB NVMe and 4 x SanDisk 2 TB Enterprise SSDs.


IBM x3690X5 with Dual Intel Xeon, 448GB RAM, Dual 10 GbE, Fusion IO ioDrive Duo 640GB, Teradici Apex Card, 7 x 300GB SAS 10K HDD.

Lenovo P50:

Lenovo P50 Notebook with Intel Quad Core, 32 GB RAM, 2 x 256GB SSD, 1 x 4TB HDD and 1GbE LAN.

HPE DL160 Gen8:
HPe DL160 Gen8 with Dual Intel Xeon Eight-Core, 128 GB RAM, 2 x 1TB SSD, 2 x 8TB HDD, 1 FusionIO ioDriveII 1,2TB, 1 x 10GbE, 2 x 1GbE and iLO.