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    TrueNAS Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to TrueNAS for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is OpenMediaVault, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to TrueNAS and 15 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to TrueNAS are Unraid (Paid), Amahi Home Server (Free, Open Source), EasyNAS (Free, Open Source) and SnapRAID (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Mar 23, 2021
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    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
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    1. OpenMediaVault is the next generation network attached storage (NAS) solution based on Debian Linux. It contains services like SSH, (S)FTP, SMB/CIFS, DAAP media server, RSync, BitTorrent client and many more. It can be enhanced via plugins.
      OpenMediaVault vs TrueNAS opinions
      Almost everyone thinks OpenMediaVault is a great alternative to TrueNAS.
      I use it for over three years now without any major problem. It's based on Debian and very stable. The interface is smooth and all works great. I use OMV for backup, file server, media server (DLNA), downloads (YT and torrent) and it performs and extra virus scan on all my files.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

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      StevenNexus Faster and lighter weight than FreeNAS.
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

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    2. An operating system for personal and small business use that brings enterprise-class features letting you configure your computer systems to maximize performance and capacity using any combination of applications, VMs, storage devices, and hardware.
      Almost everyone thinks Unraid is a great alternative to TrueNAS.


    3. The Amahi Home Server is designed for home and small office environments where the technical support staff do not want the job!
      Some users think Amahi Home Server is a great alternative to TrueNAS, some don't.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
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      It uses openSUSE Leap as a base with the Btrfs advanced file system. EasyNAS is managed through a web-based interface and offers such features as on-line growing of file systems, snapshots and copy-on-write.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
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      Disk array backup with snapshot...
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Raspberry Pi
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      FuguHub lets you set up and operate your own secure file-sharing site, even if you're not a techie. FuguHub is an easy-to-use server that runs either on your own computer/device or on your own private online cloud/VPS server.
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      Some users think FuguHub is a great alternative to TrueNAS, some don't.
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      Unify & organize your data. Protect & recover from disk failures!

      Discontinued

      flexraid is no longer being supported and the website has gone dark.

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      PetaSAN is an open source Scale-Out SAN solution offering massive scalability and performance. PetaSAN uses modern cloud based technologies to provide the elasticity and agility to scale up the storage cluster simply by adding more nodes.
    4. ReadyNAS by NETGEAR.
      ReadyNAS vs TrueNAS opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Not applicable for Independent hardware. More similar to products from QNAP and Synology.
      Negative comment over 3 years ago

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    5. Open-E Data Storage Software V7 SOHO (Small Office Home Office) is a free version of Open-E DSS V7, previously known as Open-E DSS V7 Lite.
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