FreeNAS is an open-source (BSD license) NAS(Networked Attached Storage) server supporting: CIFS (Samba), FTP(File Transfer Protocol), NFS(Network File System), and RSYNC protocols, local user authentication, and software RAID (0,1,5) with a Full WEB configuration interface which even allows backup of the configuration as an XML file (quite cool). Download FreeNAS or simply pick a ready-to-run VMware appliance with a pre-installed version 0.65 of FreeNAS.

Software, Hardware, and Vmware :: 30 May 2006 :: e-mail