FreeNAS CLI Preview

The evolution of FreeNAS has been both subtle and revolutionary over its decade-long history, and the next generation of FreeNAS is poised to introduce the biggest changes yet to the world’s most popular software-defined storage OS. This clean-slate rewrite adds...

FreeNAS: A Worst Practices Guide

There are many best practices guides for managing storage solutions out there, but a lot of how you administer your storage depends on your specific use case and what you’re trying to accomplish. While we have created a best practices for FreeNAS, we also...

Docker Done Right

Yes, that is a bold statement. The Docker application containment architecture is all the rage right now and FreeBSD just may prove to be the ultimate Docker platform thanks to its 15+ years of containment experience and the unrivaled OpenZFS file system. As one...

Apple’s Jordan Hubbard Joins iXsystems

FreeBSD Co-Founder Wraps Up Historic Tenure at Apple to Become iXsystems CTO iXsystems®, Inc. is delighted to welcome Jordan Hubbard, former Director of UNIX Technology at Apple®, as Chief Technical Officer. Hubbard will lead engineering and development at iXsystems,...

FreeNAS 9.1.0 BETA images available

The FreeNAS development team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of FreeNAS 9.1.0-BETA images. Images can be downloaded from www.freenas.org/downloads. The plugin jail is now included in the install image and does not need to be downloaded separately....