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Happy 14th Birthdady, Unraid!

 

I learned of Unraid from the video on LinusTechTips "7 Gamers 1 CPU" (which I can't believe was over 3.5 years ago!)

I'm now running an Unraid tower in a Dell PowerEdge T110 II I recovered when I upgraded the servers at a client's office. My array has been running well (also with some second hand disks that were in excellent shape) for about 2.5 years now.

 

What I appreciate about Unraid the most is that it is a very feature-rich operating system that is also very user friendly. The number of continually maintained Community Applications blows my mind, and the broader compatibility with the Docker community's containers is also very impressive.

 

I love my little Unraid server and hope to keep using it for many years to come!

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Happy Birthday!

I just love how easy it was to get started and how simple it has been to keep things going.  Unraid powers my streaming for home and remote, runs game servers, stores files, and more!

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Started way back with ClarkConnect, had a small interim with Windows Server, went to OMV and FreeNAS until I finally found and landed on UNRAID. Being able to use disks of different sizes was the first and foremost reason to choose and stick with UNRAID. However, going on four years now and can't imagine using anything else anymore. What started as a file server has grown into a fully fledged server with enterprise-class features that I enjoy daily. 

 

Thanks Lime Tech! On to many more years!

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I've been using Unraid for about three years now, ever since I decided that it was unnecessary to have two computers running 24/7. I used to have a small server with a few VMs and my gaming PC. But then I heard of Unraid and thought: why waste the money and energy on keeping two machines up to date, when I could use all that money and save energy while getting a single better than both solution. Now I'm happily gaming on a VM while running everything else a lot simpler and safer than before. I have been a victim of 2 drive fail RAID5 before and at the time I did not realizing the importance of a good backup. Nowadays i feel safer than ever before. And the community around Unraid is just the best! Happy birthday!

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Happy Birthday Unraid

 

I have been planning my unraid machine for over 5 years now.

Running for the last few months and having a lot of fun so far.

Thanks for all your hard work.😅

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On 8/7/2019 at 6:19 PM, SpencerJ said:

August 29th, 2019 will mark the 14th anniversary of Lime Technology Inc. Much has changed from the early days but one thing has always remained constant: 

Our awesome community of Unraid users!

 

Seriously, you'd be hard pressed to find a nicer, more helpful online community and we are constantly amazed at the excitement, positivity and all around friendliness of you all.

In celebration of all of this, we're giving away 14 limited edition server case badges! 

See here!

 

To enter to win a case badge, simply comment here. 


If you'd like, tell us what you enjoy most about your Unraid server, how long you've been a user, or anything else you want to share.

 

 It's as simple as that. 14 winners will be selected on August 30th, 2019. See the blog post for full details and pictures!

 

From all of us here at Lime Technology, thank you very much for joining us on this incredible journey. 

Stay tuned in the coming weeks for more special announcements!

 

https://unraid.net/blog/unraid-14th-birthday-giveaway

 

 

The irony is my birthday is also on August 29th. Do I get a free sticker automatically?

 

Cheers.

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Happy Birthday Lime Tech/Unraid

 

I'm a newbie to Unraid having been using for only the last 6 weeks on trial and then this evening purchasing my first licence.

 

First heard about you properly when looking up Plex Media Server and stumbling across Byte My Bits, then on to SpaceInvaderOne and wonderfully helpful tutorial videos. With then noticing some videos on Linus Tech Tips.

 

Really like the management screens and the ease of use in Unraid, and from only having used it a couple of weeks recommended it to a colleague. 

 

One thing I will say is that Unraid has caused me to spend more money, as originally I had just planned on a windows machine with a couple of drives in raid 1 format. Instead I now have six drives with a seventh one due to go once I add the LSI card and an unattached nvme drive.

 

Happy Birthday again guys 🙂

 

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Happy birthday! Unraid has really improved over the years and awesome features just keep coming and coming. Keep up the good work!

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What I like most is the community. I use the subreddit and forums and my questions always get answered. Shout out to spaceinvaderone! Best tutorial videos 😎

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I'm a complete beginner but luckily I have this community to lurk for help troubleshooting and planning. All of my parts (minus the case) come in today and I'm excited to start! Thank you!

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Happy B-Day UNraid!  I've been a user for years.  Rock solid experience, I've been amazed at how flexible and stable it has been.  One of the best communities out there.  Keep up the good work!

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