FreeNAS virtualisation

FreeNAS and virtualisation. Combining the two has been a hotly discussed topic for many years now. People have reported success with virtualising FreeNAS in, for instance, Oracle Virtualbox, whereas other have been “stung” and lost all their data by not ... Read more »

FreeNAS 9.3 Released

The FreeNAS developers at iXsystems released FreeNAS 9.3 last week. According to the release announcement, this FreeNAS update is a significant evolutionary step from previous FreeNAS releases, featuring a simplified and reorganized Web User Interface, support for Microsoft ODX and Windows ... Read more »


The FreeNAS project has released another point update to FreeNAS 9.2.1, i.e. FreeNAS This one fixes a number of issues in as well as addressing the “shellshock“‘ security vulnerability in bash (to which FreeNAS is not generally vulnerable ... Read more »

FreeNAS 8.3.1-RELEASE available

The FreeNAS development team has announced the availability of FreeNAS 8.3.1-RELEASE. FreeNAS 8.3.1 is based on FreeBSD 8.3 with version 28 of the ZFS filesystem, and features volume based encryption for ZFS. Release information, images and plugins can be downloaded from the Release Page. The Press Release ... Read more »