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Old 05-05-2019, 11:46 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default connected house. how do you manage yours?

im somewhat curious to see how people manage their devices and information sharing around the house.

phones tablets pc tv etc.
share your setup please.
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web apps and lots of automation: https://dir.ifargle.com
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do you guys use some kind of central server or use online storage mostly?
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Ubiquiti networking, 5 VLANs, GeoIP blocking, 4 SSIDs, Pihole, OpenDNS.
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do you guys use some kind of central server or use online storage mostly?
Proxmox cluster for me.
2x Proxmox 5.3 hosts
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1x 4x8TB backup NAS (nightly rsync)
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I have never had bandwidth or trust to spare for the cloud so I image to big drives and hide them.
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I have never had bandwidth or trust to spare for the cloud so I image to big drives and hide them.
You don't trust the cloud?

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You don't trust the cloud?

The Cloud is not your friend, you pay to use it and it can and will spy on you
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I have bad news for you. 99% of everything online these days are cloud hosted.

Best quit the internet entirely if you don't like it.
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well. people are willing to sell their privacy for convenience.
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