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- About HSIHome System Integration was born out of the desire to share and learn new ways of connecting the different technologies many of us have throughout the home. From connecting a game console to a surround sound receiver to setting up a streaming media server, there seems to be a multitude of way in accomplishing these tasks. The crew at Home System Integration (HSI), being a group of IT professionals with an affinity for home theater and home technology, thought this would be a great place to share what we know in hopes that the rest of the world will share what they know in return! That idea has evolved into creating something bigger. This isn’t just a website with reviews and articles, this is meant to be interactive! This is about creating a community where no matter what your skill level, no matter how obscure the question, there will be someone here that can answer it! So please, come visit often! Share your opinions, knowledge, and especially your “lessons learned” about how to create something technologically stunning in your homes! Home System Integration Team Member Bio’s Tom Abell (a.k.a. Billy) – Editor in Chief Put simply, Tom loves technology! He’s…
In his 5th installment of the FreeNAS Install Series where he teaches you to build your own media server, John Reyes covers the FTP capabilities of FreeNAS.
Part 4 of Home System Integration’s in-depth series on building your very own FreeNAS server that can stream media throughout the Connected Home!
In this, the third installment of our FreeNAS Install Guide series, we will focus on configuring streaming to iTunes from your FreeNAS server.
Part 2 of our in-depth instructions on how to build your own FreeNAS Network Attached Storage server for protecting your content at home or small office. Great read!
With so many different Network Attached Storage options out there from prebuilt NAS servers to NAS-specific operating systems it can be a bit overwhelming with what to choose…
FreeNAS 6-Disc Cube Here’s a little background information regarding my home NAS (Network Attached Storage) server. I have built so many different variations of this storage server using different platforms and components, as well as using prebuilt, consumer units. Other than FreeNAS, I have evaluated …