Re: Low powered hardware for Network tasks
There are any number of network server operating systems out there, and most of them are Linux-based. While there are some full GUI options available, they of course require a bit more in the computing power department, but operating a small server based around a stick computer can be done.
The Wake on LAN can be a simple chron job on the server.
In a way to save power, I had actually powered my routers, wifi, and modem from the firewall server power supply, eliminating four different wall-warts.
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