Setup of a low-power server for file acess, backup, and media. The server was created to improve the knowledge of the Linux operating system. It provides:

  • Samba file server
  • Remote VNC access
  • Web server for remote administration
  • WOL (Wake-on-LAN) for remote startup
  • Automated daily incremental backup
  • XBMC media center to play audio and video straight from the harddrive


Project Date 2013
Customer Private Project
Operating System Linux Ubuntu (XBMCbuntu)
Hardware HP Proliant Microserver
Programming Environment Python
Technologies Wake on LAN, Scheduled startup, backup, XBMC media center, Apache, VNC
Impact Created all integrated low-power file server with integrated media player