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On a home network I would do this, but at work it would need to be more formal. Of course, all this must be secure behind a firewall.
Take your old PC, strip down the OS, Share the folder where you want to store everything. Keep a means of backup.
On Network computers (NT, XP) set up a share to this folder. I don't know about Vista, w7 or W8.
Or from Linux, SMB to it.
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