Hello FreeNAS Users,

This month, the Dev Team shares some insight on the upcoming FreeNAS 10 and a FreeNAS user talks about using FreeNAS in a production environment.

This issue of the newsletter is dedicated to the memory of Marius Busch, one of our most prominent forum and IRC contributors. On behalf of the FreeNAS Team & community, we’d
like to extend our condolences to the family and friends of Marius Busch.

Best,
The FreeNAS Team
FreeNAS 10: A Developer’s Perspective

Jordan Hubbard, FreeNAS Project Lead and iXsystems CTO, wrote an article to explain how the underlying architecture of FreeNAS 10 makes it more user-friendly and developer-friendly. Read more >>


FreeBSD Journal
FreeNAS in Production

After taking the FreeNAS training classes, Dale Josephson set up a FreeNAS system in a production environment and wrote up a summary of his experience. Read more >>.

FreeNAS at BSDCan

The FreeNAS Team is back from this year’s BSDCan with a recap of the events and photos with the founder of FreeNAS from Day 1 & Day 2 of the event.

6 Reasons Why TrueNAS is Replacing NetApp and EMC – Free Webinar

We invite you to join Matt Olander, Co-Founder of iXsystems, in a free webinar about TrueNAS. Find out why people are making the switch from big-name, legacy storage vendors to TrueNAS. Read more >>

FreeNAS Certification Classes

We offer a free Intro to FreeNAS class that runs every day. For those of you interested in learning more about advanced topics, we also offer paid, fully interactive classes. Read more >>

Live Events

  • July 20-24OSCon in Portland, OR
  • August 21-22Texas Linuxfest in Austin, TX
  • August 30-September 3VMworld in San Francisco, CA
TechTip #19

FreeNAS jails can provide many custom services but they cannot be used as a
firewall.

Join the Team

iXsystems, the company that sponsors FreeNAS, is looking for a few good people to join our team. Interested? The full list of available positions can be found on our website.

Links of the Month

 

RIP Marius Busch, “Marbus90”

Marius Busch, better known as “Marbus90” in the FreeNAS community, passed away earlier this week. Marius was an active member of the #freenas channel and forums. His expertise helped hundreds of users build and set up their own servers. RIP, you will be missed. Read More>>