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An operating system that can be installed on virtually any hardware platform
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What is FreeNAS?

It is the simplest way to create a centralized and easily accessible place for your data. Use it with ZFS to protect, store, backup, all of your data. It is used everywhere, for the home, small business, and the enterprise.
FreeNAS is a tool in the Operating Systems category of a tech stack.
FreeNAS is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to FreeNAS's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses FreeNAS?


4 developers on StackShare have stated that they use FreeNAS.

FreeNAS Integrations

Zapier, Foxpass, Supergiant, Ambari, and strongDM are some of the popular tools that integrate with FreeNAS. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with FreeNAS.

Why developers like FreeNAS?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use FreeNAS
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FreeNAS's Features

  • File Sharing
  • Web Interface
  • Data Protection
  • Snapshots
  • Replication
  • Encryption

FreeNAS Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to FreeNAS?
Ubuntu is an ancient African word meaning ‘humanity to others’. It also means ‘I am what I am because of who we all are’. The Ubuntu operating system brings the spirit of Ubuntu to the world of computers.
The CentOS Project is a community-driven free software effort focused on delivering a robust open source ecosystem. For users, we offer a consistent manageable platform that suits a wide variety of deployments. For open source communities, we offer a solid, predictable base to build upon, along with extensive resources to build, test, release, and maintain their code.
Debian systems currently use the Linux kernel or the FreeBSD kernel. Linux is a piece of software started by Linus Torvalds and supported by thousands of programmers worldwide. FreeBSD is an operating system including a kernel and other software.
A clone of the operating system Unix, written from scratch by Linus Torvalds with assistance from a loosely-knit team of hackers across the Net. It aims towards POSIX and Single UNIX Specification compliance.
Windows Server
It is a brand name for a group of server operating systems released by Microsoft. It includes all Windows operating systems, Increase security, evolve your data center, and innovate faster with Microsoft Windows Server, the cloud-ready operating system.
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FreeNAS's Followers
3 developers follow FreeNAS to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
Njuguna Gathere
Harald Weber
Rob Balch