MOTHER, named after the AI Mainframe for the Nostromo from the first Alien movie, is a small server in our office.

It is a Zotac ZBOX CI321 nano with a dual core processor, 8 GB of RAM and a 2 TB Solid State Hybrid Drive, passivley cooled.

It runs Ubuntu Server with multiple Samba shares for our internal network, a WebDav server for external connections to the same shares, a Pi-hole for network wide adblocking, automatic backup of some websites and a small webserver with a fileshare page. It also runs hourly, daily, weekly and monthly backups via rsnapshot on an external usb drive.