Story Time with Windows Home Server

Events provide an opportunity for our team to have face-to-face interactions with users (and potential users) of Windows Home Server. Peter, a Windows Home Server user, approached one of our representatives in the booth at the Consumer Electronics Show .  Peter’s grandson Brody is a big fan of the “Mommy, Why is There a Server…

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CES 2009

The Windows Home Server team wrapped the posts again outside of the CES show floor … I thought I would share a few of the pictures.   You can visit the web site at http://www.stayathomeserver.com    Also, check out http://www.winahomeserver.com … t.

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Home Server Feng Shui

The http://www.stayathomeserver.com site has been updated with more videos and a new book … to help people understand the power and simplicity of Windows Home Server.     Master Teacher David Campbell helps lead you on your path to enlightenment.  If you are already one of the home server believers, then his teachings may help…

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Fun in the sun... the ultimate Windows Home Server product bundle

The Windows Home Server marketing team in Germany recently kicked off an awareness campaign for journalists.  “Sun protection and data protection, before you go on vacation, buy a Windows Home Server system to backup your data and save all your vacation pictures!” The press kit included some sunscreen and a digital camera promotion in partnership with…

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Ask the Home Server Guy, Home Server Show 7

Donavon over at Home Server Hacks has started a new “Ask the Home Server Guy” feature.  In his words: Send in your questions about anything and everything Windows Home Server related and I’ll do my best to answer them. Send your questions to ask@HomeServerGuy.com (note the spiffy new domain name). Also – Home Server Show 7…

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When you wish upon a star...

Yesterday the Innoventions Dream Home became the latest attraction at Disneyland. Located in Tomorrowland, the Dream Home delivers on “Walt’s vision for showcasing cutting-edge technologies that make life better and easier.” The Dream Home is a collaboration between Disneyland, Microsoft, HP, Life|ware and home-builder Taylor Morrison.  Interestingly, nearly all of the products and technologies featured…

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World Cup - 1 month left ...

The Windows Home Server World Cup results for May are in and Norway remains on top and extends its lead over its competition.  They look like they are going to be hard to catch, as it seems that the Norwegians understand the power of benefits of Windows Home Server and continue to bring it into…

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Frankenstein eases suffering?

Another great story about WHS backup saving the day…this time in the case of burglary. From Mike Frank’s blog post titled “WHS Eases My Suffering:” Essentially a person (or a couple people) broke into my house, rifled through everything, and took as much as they could carry (so it seems). The item taken of interest here…

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White or wheat?

Have you seen Edgar Voorbraak’s Home Server toaster yet?  Imaginative, cool, funny…just like the Home Server community, in general. Here are the specs.  Home Server Hacks has more info and pics. VIA C7@ 1.5Ghz, 1GB RAM I managed to cram in 4 HDD’s, suspended in shock absorbers, totaling 2 TB 12cm fan which glows red…

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WHS and Xbox Dad

Microsoft storage guru and ‘gamer dad’ Jason Buffington has a great post on the popular Xbox Dad blog about using WHS with Xbox. He cites the Windows Home Server documentation on media sharing, as well as the section of the Xbox.com site devoted to connecting your Xbox 360 to Windows Media (including Home Server). Jason’s blog, All Backed Up, is…

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