In today’s show we discuss about network attached file storage(NAS) options for homes users and a detailed commentary on FreeNAS features as well how it fits in as a best storage solution for multi-platform(OS) homes.

Topics in order
  • Network attached storage
  • File systems at a glance
  • File sharing protocols (SMB,CIFS,AFP,NFS)
  • Consolidation of files, Backups, securing, streaming
  • Backup service (Windows Backup, Timemachine,rsync)
  • Plugin echo system (bacula,transmission,plexmedia server,crash plan,BitTorrent Sync, miniDLNA)
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