Best Unraid Alternatives in 2021

    Unraid is described as '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' and is an app in the Backup & Sync category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Unraid for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Self-Hosted solutions, NVIDIA vGPU and BSD. The best alternative is OpenMediaVault, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Unraid are TrueNAS (Free, Open Source), Proxmox Virtual Environment (Freemium, Open Source), VMware vSphere Hypervisor (Paid) and Microsoft Hyper-V Server (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 11, 2021


    • Linux
    • Windows
    • Self-Hosted
    • BSD
    • AMD MxGPU
    • Nvidia Grid
    • Ubuntu
    • RadeonPro
    • Linux kernel
    • OpenIndiana
    • Mac
    • Android
    • Android Tablet


    • Virtualization
    • High Availability
    • Support for S.M.A.R.T. data
    • Support for SFTP
    • SSH
    • Support for BTRFS
    • File sharing
    • Filesystem
    • Hypervisor
    • Lightweight
    • Linux
    • Linux-based
    • Live migration
    • Networking
    • Operating system
    • Parity Drives
    • Periodic hashing / parity
    • Ftp server
    • Google Drive integration
    • File Storage


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