The Lab

My homelab is always evolving and changing as I never seem to be quite content with it.  Let’s start with just the total statistics of my lab:

Total Physical Cores88
Total Logical Cores172
Total GHz240.8
Total Memory1,104 GB (1.08 TB)
Total Raw SSD Capacity7,684 GB (7.5 TB)
Total Raw HD Capacity106,000 GB (103.52 TB)
Total Raw NVMe/PCIe Capacity8,280 GB (8.09 TB)

And here’s the list of the current servers and specs:

pfSense

Processor(s)Intel Xeon E3-1220 @ 3.1 GHz
MotherboardSupermicro X9SCI-LN4F
Memory16 GB DDR3 Memory
ChassisSupermicro CSE-815
Solid State Storage(2) Intel 320 80 GB SSD (SATA)

HyperionESXi1

Processor(s)(2) Intel Xeon E5-2690 v2 @ 3.0 GHz
MotherboardASRock EP2C602-4L/D16
Memory256 GB ECC Registered DDR3 @ 1600 MHz
ChassisSupermicro SC846
NVMe StorageIntel 750 400GB AIC
NVMe StorageIntel P3605 1.6 TB AIC
PCIe StorageFusion-io ioDrive2 1.2 TB AIC
Network AdapterIntel X520-DA2 Dual Port 10 Gbps Network Adapter

HyperionESXi2

Processor(s)(2) Intel Xeon E5-2690 v2 @ 3.0 GHz
MotherboardASRock EP2C602-4L/D16
Memory256 GB ECC Registered DDR3 @ 1600 MHz
ChassisSupermicro SC846
NVMe StorageIntel P3605 1.6 TB AIC
NVMe Storage(2) Intel P3700 1.6 TB AIC
Network AdapterIntel X520-DA2 Dual Port 10 Gbps Network Adapter

HyperionESXi3

Processor(s)(2) Intel Xeon E5-2620 v2 @ 2.1 GHz
MotherboardASRock EP2C602-4L/D16
Memory128 GB Samsung ECC Registered DDR3 @ 1600 MHz
ChassisSupermicro SC846
HBASupermicro AOC-S3008L-L8i
HBA(2) LSI 9265-8i
SSD Storage(8) HGST Ultrastar 200 GB SSD (SAS)
SSD Storage(8) Samsung 850 EVO 250GB SSD (SATA)
SSD Storage(4) Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD (SATA)
SSD Storage(2) Samsung 840 EVO 500GB SSD (SATA)
SSD Storage(2) Samsung 850 EVO 500GB SSD (SATA)

HyperionHV

Processor(s)(2) Intel Xeon E5-2670 @ 2.6 GHz
MotherboardSupermicro X9DRI-LN4F+
Memory192 GB Micron ECC Registered DDR3 @ 1600 MHz
ChassisSupermicro CSE-846
HBASupermicro AOC-2308-l8e
Solid State StorageSamsung 500 GB SSD (SATA)
Hard Drive Storage(24) HGST Ultrastar 2TB Hard Drives (SATA)
Network Adapter(2) Intel X520-DA2 Dual Port 10 Gbps Network Adapters

HyperionFN

Processor(s)(2) Intel Xeon E5-2670 @ 2.6 GHz
MotherboardSupermicro X9DR7-LNF4-JBOD
Memory256 GB Samsung ECC Registered DDR3 @ 1600 MHz
ChassisSupermicro CSE-846TQ
ChassisSupermicro CSE-847E16-RJBOD1
HBASupermicro AOC-2308-l8e
HBALSI 9200-8e
Solid State Storage(2) Intel S3700 200GB SSD
Hard Drive Storage(8) HGST Ultrastar 2TB Hard Drives (SATA)
Hard Drive Storage(20) HGST Ultrastar 3TB Hard Drives (SAS and SATA mix)
Hard Drive Storage(10) HGST Ultrastar 3TB Hard Drives (SAS and SATA mix)
Network Adapter(2) Intel X520-DA2 Dual Port 10 Gbps Network Adapters

Rack Diagram