budget data server build help :)


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Hey all, for some time now me and my dad have been looking into building a data server for all are downloads (games,music,videos). we are downloading nonstop and after about 3 months we deside to reformat one of are computers losing everything. i have picked out the parts i was just wondering if any of you had any suggestions?

what os would i use? just a normal windows 7 os? or some type of server os?

picked out parts:
MSI G31TM-P21 $48.53Intel Celeron E3400 $61.50
Corsair 2GB 1X2GB DDR2-800 $30.15
Apex SK-393-C Mid Tower $30.99
2 or 3
Western Digital WD15EARS Caviar Green 1.5TB $85.32/each
$341.81 (aprx)