I want to build a homeserver using freenas. Any help will be much appreciated. What is your budget? 30-40K. Will be happy if i can build it for less than 35k What is your existing hardware configuration (component name - component brand and model) None Which hardware will you be keeping (component name - component brand and model) None Which hardware component are you looking to buy (component name). If you have already decided on a configuration then please mention the (component brand and model) as well, this will help us in fine tuning your requirement. CPU - Intel G2020 Motherboard - Asrock B75-M (Has 8 SATA ports) RAM- 8GB PSU - Thinking of going for picoPSU 80/120W. Need suggestions. (CoolerMaster thunder 450W is in mind for alternative) Cabinet - Cooler Master N300 HDD - Thinking of going for WD RED 2TB * 3 with RAIDZ setup. Not sure where to buy RED drives. Help please ? USB / adapters / cables - suggestions needed (USB for freenas and any other adapters/cables required for the build) Is this going to be your final configuration or you would be adding/upgrading a component in near future. If yes then please mention when and which component Will be adding extra HDDs once existing ones are filled up. Where will you buy this hardware? (Online/City/TE Dealer) Chennai / online purchase Would you consider buying a second hand hardware from the TE market No What is your intended use for this PC/hardware Download rig, 24x7 operation Homeserver for storage and streaming purposes Do you have any brand preference or dislike? Please name them and the reason for your preference/dislike. None Which operating system do you intend to use with this configuration? freeNAS.