Don't-Miss Servers Stories
Host Philip Michaels speaks with Chris Breen about the Mac mini he's set up as a media server.
You say you have a MacBook with a failing graphics card? If it's not worth repairing you can still put that Mac to good use as a server. Chris Breen explains how.
If you have two routers on the same network, they may be confusing all the Macs that connect to them; here's how to straight it out. Plus: Best tape backup system for Macs?
Do you more storage, and for it to be accessible across your network? Ben Long shows you how to put together a Drobo-like home media server for less money and with more flexibility.
If you need to back up multiple Macs or share media files on your home (or small-business) network, you might need more than a USB drive attached to your AirPort base station or Time Capsule. Kirk McElhearn explains why network attached storage might be a better solution.