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NAS @ HOME part 2 install and benchmark

Status: in development
Developers: 5 
Based onFreeBSD 6
SupportCIFS (samba), FTP, NFS, RSYNC
Software Raid0,1,5 
Hardware Raidyes if supported by FreeBSD 6
InterfaceWeb interface, PHP scripts
Can be installedCompact Flash, hard drive or USB key
FilesystemUFS, FAT32, EXT2/EXT3, NTFS (limited read-only)
HardDriveATA/SATA, SCSI, USB and Firewire
NetworkAll supported cards by FreeBSD 6 (including wireless card!)

Added value
Test it without breaking your NAS server with the VMWARE image:

FreeNAS is installed on the first hard drive (2 partitions), with a RAID 5 volume for the 3 others hard drive. The IP address configured is, with default login/password.

Why choosing itWhy avoiding it
Small, do not need an additional disk for the OSFuture releases?
FreeBSD secure out the box: the least number of buffer vulnerabilities since years!
Very nice GUI

Performances Tests

in progress

About The Author

Cédric Walter

I worked with various Insurances companies across Switzerland on online applications handling billion premium volumes. I love to continuously spark my creativity in many different and challenging open-source projects fueled by my great passion for innovation and blockchain technology.In my technical role as a senior software engineer and Blockchain consultant, I help to define and implement innovative solutions in the scope of both blockchain and traditional products, solutions, and services. I can support the full spectrum of software development activities, starting from analyzing ideas and business cases and up to the production deployment of the solutions.I'm the Founder and CEO of Disruptr GmbH.