Low-Cost Storage Tools

The Processor website has published (19/10/2007) an article “Low-Cost Storage Tools – Open-Source Projects Provide Increasing Choices” that gives a short description of the following open source storage tools: Amanda FreeNAS NASLite Open Filer...
FreeNAS article in german PC magazine

FreeNAS article in german PC magazine

Daten verteilen leicht gemacht Wenn Sie Besitzer mehrerer Computer und/oder Notebooks sind, kennen Sie das Problem: Daten befinden sich nie dort, wo sie gerade gebraucht werden. Die Lösung dieses Problems ist eine Netzwerkfestplatte, auf die alle Rechner zugreifen...
Best of open source in storage

Best of open source in storage

FreeNAS takes our Bossie for best open source NAS server. FreeNAS is far and away the most mature open source NAS platform, built on a FreeBSD base and backed by an active community. Providing CIFS, NFS, FTP, iSCSI, RSYNC, and AFP (Apple File Protocol) support, not to...

FreeNAS 0.685RC1 Released

After a long time and hard work the FreeNAS team have released a new beta version (v0.685b) of FreeNAS. It includes many new features and a lot of bugs fixes. Download | Change log | Report problems
1.3TB FreeNAS box built & corked

1.3TB FreeNAS box built & corked

I built a 1.3TB freeNAS box a while back. I used 4 x 250GB drives in one array, and 3 x 120GB drives in the 2nd array, with an old 80GB for the freeNAS OS. The case and IDE controller card was purchased for the project, but the PSU, mobo etc, and all the drives were...
FreeNAS week; 6   FreeNAS Tutorials

FreeNAS week; 6 FreeNAS Tutorials

Back in 2006 Daily Cup of Tech had a FreeNAS week. If you’re not altogether comfortable getting FreeNAS up and running, why not have a look at FreeNAS Week series of howtos? Have you seen the “FreeNAS, how it works” video? FreeNAS Week – day 1:...