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TrueNAS CORE is a free, open-source NAS OS developed by iXsystems based on FreeBSD, and uses the ZFS filesystem. TrueNAS can run on virtually any consumer hardware, and is capable of data-center level data protection through using a combination of RAID, Replication, Snapshots, and much more advanced features.


Hardware Options


Getting Started

Storage Pool

Where the data will lie

Users, Groups, and Permissions

Creating users, groups, and setting Access Control Lists (ACL)

Network Shares

Sharing Datasets over the Network

Automated Tasks

Cron Jobs, Snapshots, Backup, SMART Tests, etc