I’m currently looking for an elegant and easy to maintain solution for the following Home Server concept:
As told, I have acquired a small server. I want to run on top 2 sets of services:
- A back-up service;
- A cloud synchronisation service (à la Dropbox).
I want to use virtualisation as I want each service in a dedicated sandbox. I’m not interested in containment style virtualisation because:
- I probably will be adding new hardware nodes in some years as I will probably want to run other services;
- I might be trying some of the *BSD OS, although I will be running Linux OS only.
Here are some technologies I want to investigate to see if some fit my needs: