Home Server

Raspberry Pi 4 metal case with external SDD

I love smart devices. But I don’t like external commercial cloud services.

I decided quite early to build my smart home in such a way that the control takes place locally in the own network. A Raspberry Pi 4 with 4 GB and an external 500 GB SSD is easily sufficient for this.

The Raspberry runs the current Raspberry Pi OS. All services are provided via Docker containers. In my case this includes:

The server is connected to my router via ethernet cable and runs 24 hours a day.