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.


AVM Fritzbox 7390 Internet Router for telephone.


AVM Fritzbox 6490 from Cable Provider.


AVM Fritzbox 7580 Internet Router with static routes for VMware NSX.


Cisco SG-500X with 24 Ports 1GbE and 10GbE Uplink with LACP to VDX6740.


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


HP Procurve 1810 8 Port 1GbE Switch with PoE, Jumbo Frame and VLAN Support

WZ and Garage:

8 Port 1GbE Switch


Axis IP Cameras around the house for video surveillance


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


Apple Airport Extreme 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.

SAN Switch:

Brocade 16 Port FibreChannel SAN Switch.

Net PWR:

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


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, Quad 10GbE, Dual 40GbE, External SAS Controller for LTO or Nvidia K2, Dual Fusion IO ioDrive2 365GB 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, 200GB Enterprise SSD and 7 x 300GB SAS 10K HDD.


Lenovo P50 Notebook with Intel Quad Core, 32 GB RAM, 2 x 256GB SSD, 1 x 500GB HDD and 1GbE LAN.

HPe DL160 Gen8 with Dual Intel Xeon Eight-Core, 128 GB RAM, 2 x 1TB SSD, 2 x 8TB HDD, 1 x LSI External SAS Adatper for LTO4-Autoloader, 1 x 10GbE, 2 x 1GbE and iLO.