I'm planning on setting up a file/media server. Something pretty basic. It will be used in an Active Directory environment and I'll want to assign read or write rights to the shared folders using AD users.
It needs to be easy to maintain (which is why I don't want to do anything overkill like FreeNAS).
For the media server, I want it to be able to stream common audio and video formats (for video, .avi and .mp4 mainly)
I wanted some advice on if this below is the best way to go, or if anyone had any different suggestions: