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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?

5 companies reportedly use FreeNAS in their tech stacks, including Kanteronstack, Infra, and SimDex.

26 developers on StackShare have stated that they use FreeNAS.

FreeNAS Integrations

Zapier, Ambari, strongDM, Supergiant, and SlickStack are some of the popular tools that integrate with FreeNAS. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with FreeNAS.
Pros of FreeNAS
Very Stable
Easy to install

FreeNAS's Features

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

FreeNAS Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to FreeNAS?
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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.
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.
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