Software Alternatives & Reviews
Register   |   Login

6 Best FreeNas Alternatives for self-hosted NAS

Recommended and mentioned products

  1. FreeNAS is a storage operating system strong and robust enough to meet the needs of enterprise level businesses.

  2. NAS4Free is the easiest and quickest way to install an Open Source free NAS server. From home NAS to enterprise network storage, NAS4Free is trusted by thousands of installations every day.

  3. Rockstor is a free and open source NAS (Network Attached Storage) operating system.

    Why is Amahi not a popular home server solution? about about 2 months ago:

    Rockstor is another one that rarely gets talked about. I never used it, but it looks interesting and might be good if someone wants a WebUI for managing btrfs.
  4. OpenMediaVault is the next generation network attached storage (NAS) solution based on Debian Linux.

    Easiest way to attach external storage? about 3 days ago

    FreeNAS or OpenMediaVault can be run on something as small as a Raspberry pi. Plug in your USB HDD and go.
  5. A scalable, consumer-oriented, server operating system.

  6. Nexenta Systems offers NexentaStor, a platform delivering ultra-scalable, cloud and virtualization-optimized storage solutions.

  7. EasyNAS is a storage management system for home or small office.

    Any good builds for low energy backup system? about 1 day ago

    Consider deploying VMs/containers under VMware ESXi, XCP-NG, or Proxmox. FreeNAS/TrueNAS is not recommended to run in a VM, and however, many users do have the VM running without issues. Other solutions worth your consideration are OMV https://www.openmediavault.org/, EasyNAS https://easynas.org/, Starwinds SAN & NAS https://www.starwindsoftware.com/san-and-nas-free or basically use any Linux distributive you are...