ComputerWorld has a comprehesive review of Windows Home Server.
“I found Home Server to be intuitive to use and very effective at backing up data as well as monitoring my home network’s health. Its simplicity and automation will make it a winner with many home users. More technically savvy users, however, may find its limitations frustrating.
Microsoft has done a great job of hiding the complexities of server management in Home Server. …
For my part, now that Home Server is installed on my network, it’s not going to be unplugged.”