Hello FreeNAS Users,

Happy birthday to us, the FreeNAS Project turns 10 years old this month!

More big news–we’re launching a ZFS webinar in partnership with Michael Lucas and Allan Jude. There are also several articles this month that you might find helpful, including one about FreeNAS worst practices.

Cheers,
The FreeNAS Team
Why We Love ZFS Webinar with Michael Lucas & Allan Jude
Join us for a webinar hosted by “FreeBSD Mastery: ZFS” authors, Michael Lucas and Allan Jude. You’ll learn about the features that distinguish ZFS from other filesystems and why ZFS is a sysadmin’s best friend. With two of the world’s most well-known FreeBSD experts, this is one webinar you won’t want to miss. Sign Up Now>>
FreeNAS: A Worst Practices Guide
You’ve read about the best practices to take when setting up your FreeNAS system. Now learn all the things you shouldn’t do.
Read more >>

FreeBSD Journal
TechTarget – Open Source FreeNAS Makes Inroads in Enterprise Data Storage
In a recent article, TechTarget spoke with the Co-Founder and CSO of iXsystems, Matt Olander, about the progress FreeNAS has made over the years and the plans for the future of the open source project. Read more >>
6 Reasons Why TrueNAS is replacing NetApp and EMC – Free Webinar
We invite you to join Matt Olander, Co-Founder and CSO 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

  • October 23-24SeaGL in Seattle, WA
  • November 8-13LISA 2015 in Washington DC
  • November 19-21FOSSETcon in Lake Buena Vista, FL
TechTip #21
You can see your disks in action with the ‘gstat’ command in the Shell. This is very helpful for observing normal and unexpected behavior of your FreeNAS system.
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.
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