Adding JBOD enclosure

The amount of the disks in the server is limited and I wanted to see if I could get a JBOD enclosure attached. I wanted to be able to increase the disks and it needed to be affordable. At the current prices enclosures are quite expensive. 

Thanks to this post, although quite old, twelve years to be precise, the concepts are still valid. 

Goodbye MacMini Server, Hello TrueNAS

Over 30 years ago I started with "playing" with a Mac in the role of server. The first steps into what turned out to be part of my profession. 

All these time I have had administrator access to one or more server(s) running on the Apple platform. However the time has come to say goodbye to the MacOS and the Apple platform as a server platform. 

Solving routing issue in Private VPS Cloud 

In the private VPS cloud solution I have built and setup in the last couple of years there was a small nagging issue that needed to be solved.  I wanted to have a routed layer 2 network and be able to use the public load balancers provided by the VPS provider.