Axentra reveal HomeBase house Server
Here’s a linux powered alternate to Windows house Server. The HomeBase house Server from Axentra is powered by their HipServ system as well as enables users to store as well as share their media files via their house network or across the Web in addition to facilitate backups. The system will be offered Q1 2008 as well as costs begin at $699 for the 1 terabyte version.
The Axentra website has an fascinating page on a beta VM (Virtual Machine) version of the HipServ which can be run on a Windows machine (currently only offered to OEMs).
“Axentra™ company today announced the debut of its HomeBase™ house Server. offered in one- as well as two-terabyte versions as well as powered by Axentra’s award-winning HipServ™ media server software application platform, HomeBase provides users an unprecedented capability to manage, store as well as share all types of media files with family, good friends or at house with a multitude of devices—from PCs as well as TVs to mobile phones, digital photo frames, digital media players, even the Sony Playstation 3 or Xbox 360 game systems.
By making its top of the line, all-in-one house server appliance recommendation style offered to the general public, Axentra is providing the most advanced iteration of its HipServ media server software application directly to consumers. A powerful as well as function rich house server appliance, HomeBase showcases the growing collection of HipServ add-on services produced by Axentra as well as its partners.
HomeBase puts users’ digital photos, music as well as videos at their fingertips whenever, wherever, as well as more easily than ever before. For example, HomeBase enables users to just drag-and-drop digital content, making it simple to catalog photos, videos as well as music in common shared folders or private, user-specific folders. The server likewise makes it simple to share material with good friends as well as household members over the Web from anywhere in the world via Axentra’s www.myhipserv.com secure web portal. with this portal, individuals can view or listen to files over any type of common web browser, or via many mobile devices utilizing the www.myhipserv.mobi mobile interface.
Furthermore, HomeBase employs an ingenious range of four interconnected, ultra-fast difficult drives. The multiple, RAID5 configured drives not only assist to ensure fail-safe storage as well as playback of big media files, however likewise considerably boost performance for quick regional as well as remote media serving.
“HomeBase is a extremely powerful house server for anyone in the market for a solution that unifies the devices in their digital home,” stated Niall O’Driscoll, vice president of advertising as well as product for Axentra Corporation. “It is the ultimate solution for anyone who wants overall command of, as well as gain access to to, their collection of digital media files, in addition to for simple backup as well as synchronization of their important documents.”
Vast range of Devices
HomeBase supports a remarkable variety of devices as well as standards. Music, videos as well as pictures can be accessed by many digital media players that are UPNP A/V and/or DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) compliant. The built-in iTunes™ server can stream audio to Macs or PCs equipped with the iTunes client, while videos as well as pictures can be saw on TVs as well as digital photo frames.
Axentra Takes personal Media enjoyment To The Max With new HomeBase™ house Server Powered By HipServ™
Owners of Xbox 360 as well as Sony Playstation 3 game systems can utilize these platforms to gain access to multimedia files as well. In fact, Axentra’s HomeBase house server is powerful sufficient to drive material to several platforms as well as devices all at the exact same time. Whatever the need, HomeBase can support it!
Beyond its function as a house media server, HomeBase performs perfectly as a backup solution
for PCs as well as house networks. Its gigabit Ethernet speed as well as significant capabilities make backups of important files as well as folders quick as well as convenient. For offsite backup capability, third-party removable storage devices can be linked via HomeBase’s USB ports; the gadget will likewise support off-site backup directly from within the HipServ interface via the purchase of Axentra’s HipServ advanced security membership (available end of Q1 of 2008).
Pricing as well as Availability
The Axentra HomeBase house Server will be offered for purchase directly from Axentra, in addition to with choose on the internet retail outlets, beginning at the end of the very first quarter of 2008. two versions will be offered: a 1 TB/256 MB RAM version for $699.00 (SRP), as well as a 2 TB/1 GB RAM version for $999.00 (SRP).”