30TB FreeNAS NAS Server build

In the video below two pcpartpicker show how to build a 30TB FreeNAS NAS Server build. The server they built consists of 6 x 5TB Toshiba hard drives, and is powered by an Intel Core i3-4130 Dual-Core Processor and a Supermicro X10SLL-F Micro ... Read more »

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 »