Just run your favorite LINUX distribution on it. (But make sure it is
2.6 kernel). The built-in md device driver performs quite nicely,
even in RAID5 ode as long as you aren't write intensive.
Interoperability with Mac & Windows is no problem as samba is built
in. Can't beat the price at $0.00 either and there are plenty of
books, classes, and websites that will go into configuration in