Installing Plex on a Drobo 5N

Credit: bluetickdig
Having played with a Chromecast device recently and already having my home media on a Drobo NAS device I thought I'd try to combine the two. One option is to use Plex as a media server; it has an added bonus that if all goes well I can use it with my XBMC setup.

Before I can try any of these ideas I need a Plex server running somewhere ... time to install!

How to SSH onto a Drobo 5N from Microsoft Windows

A recent comment on this blog asked me if I could explain the steps to SSH onto a Drobo 5N.

This post aims to outline the steps to install the SSH server and the client software to install on your Windows machine.