I made a few vids of me putting together a 2U supermicro superserver and some of the thoughts behind why I choose what I bought.

Hope it helps anyone who is considering building their own server for colocation instead of sharing/dedicated leasing.

3 parts
How to: supermicro webserver, part 1 - CPU/ram, IPMI/Drives
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DlKGnWMEYjQ

part 2
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ibo1qCvpKU

part 3
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z63gbEO1ZmU