HP EX475 MediaSmart Server

HP Updated: 2008-09-19 RSS
HP EX475 MediaSmart Server

Our sleek, quiet MediaSmart Server EX475 provides remote access to files1 on the server, automatic backup of all networked PCs, media streaming3 across your home network, a photo sharing Web site, and virtually limitless storage expandability (1TB plus two empty expansion bays).

This home server is ideal if you have multiple PCs on a home network, or want the flexibility to enjoy your digital experiences from anywhere over the Internet. It is based on Microsoft's Windows Home Server operating system and supports 10/100/1000 (Gigabit) Ethernet and both wired and wireless networking (requires wireless router). AMD Live! 64-bit processing power supplies fast file access and timely backups.

Flexible and multifunctional

* Centralize and share files and media across your network
* Remotely access your files and applications from any Internet-connected computer2
* Stream photos, music, and videos to PCs on your network and TV and stereo system3
* Automatically copy iTunes music libraries from family members' PCs to the server for streaming

Photos sharing, storage, backups

* Create a photo Web site on your server with HP Photo Webshare, then share photos and video clips with only people you designate
* Invite people to your photo site: set up a personal Web address; visitors can download full-resolution photos or upload their own pics and video clips
* Automatically back up desktop PCs and laptops running Windows XP or later
* Add extra protection: designate folders that will be automatically duplicated on multiple hard drives
* Expand your storage via two internal hard-drive bays, four USB 2.0 ports, and one eSATA port
* Get peace of mind with the one-year limited warranty
* Compatibility: Windows XP or more recent Microsoft operating system

Powered by Windows Home Server operating system and AMD Live! processing power

The Windows Home Server software does not currently support 64-bit client operating systems, but this solution is coming soon in a Windows Home Server Power Pack 1 software update for current and future MediaSmart Server customers.

General Features

Processor: AMD 1.8GHz 64-bit Sempron processor
Memory: 512MB DDR DRAM
Network support: 10/100/1000 (Gigabit) RJ-45 Ethernet
Interfaces: 4 USB 2.0 ports 1 eSATA port
Internal hard drives: 2 SATA 7200 rpm, 1 TB (2 x 500GB)
Power: Internal Universal Power Supply
Maximum storage capacity: Includes 1TB hard drive (2-500GB hard drives) and 2 empty bays for expansion
Expansion: 2 empty hard drive bays
Operating system: Windows Home Server
Dimensions: 5.5" (W) x 9.8" (H) x 9.2" (D)