“Fully preconfigured, ready to rock systems at a price that is unimaginable from the other NAS vendors.”

Dave LeSiege – Information Technologies Manager


Basic File or Workgroup Server, or Any Other Non-Critical Storage Application

iXsystems takes the guesswork out of building and supporting hardware yourself with a line of FreeNAS Certified Servers, preinstalled with FreeNAS. Choose a FreeNAS Certified Server for guaranteed FreeNAS compatibility and the reliability that comes with nearly 20 years of experience building rackmount servers.

  • Pre-installed with the latest FreeNAS on a dedicated, internal flash device
  • Hot-swap functionality with tool-less, front loading drive bays
  • Redundant energy efficient power supply and cooling fans
  • Add media streaming, alternative protocols, web applications and more
  • Host VMs, files, backup repositories, media libraries, and data bases
  • Intelligent storage optimization saves space and improves performance
  • Ultra quiet design
  • Remote management
  • Guaranteed FreeNAS Compatibility
  • 3-Year Hardware Warranty with all software updates
Model FreeNAS 1U FreeNAS 2U FreeNAS 4U
Form Factor 4 Bay Rackmount 12 Bay Rackmount 24 Bay Rackmount
CPU Intel Quad Core Xeon E3 3.30Ghz Socket FC LGA12C 8MB Cache (69W) Intel Four Core 2.50Ghz Xeon 10MB cache 6.4 GT/s QPI (80W) (E5-2609v2)(Upgrade to Intel Six Core 2.10Ghz Xeon 15MB cache 7.2 GT/s QPI (80W) (E5-2620v2)) Intel Four Core 2.50Ghz Xeon 10MB cache 6.4 GT/s QPI (80W) (E5-2609v2)(Upgrade to Intel Six Core 2.10Ghz Xeon 15MB cache 7.2 GT/s QPI (80W) (E5-2620v2))
Memory 16GB ECC DDR3 (Upgradable to 32GB) 32GB ECC DDR3 (Upgradable to 128GB) 32GB ECC DDR3 (Upgradable to 128GB)
RAID Level DRAID-Z, RAID-Z2, RAID-Z3 (Up to Triple Parity), ZFS Mirror, ZFS Stripe RAID-Z, RAID-Z2, RAID-Z3 (Up to Triple Parity), ZFS Mirror, ZFS Stripe RAID-Z, RAID-Z2, RAID-Z3 (Up to Triple Parity), ZFS Mirror, ZFS Stripe
RAID Engine ZFS-based RAID ZFS-based RAID ZFS-based RAID
Maximum Capacity 32TB 96TB 192TB
Network 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet Dual-Port 4 x 1GbE Network interface (Onboard) – (Upgrade to 1 x 10 Gigabit Dual Port Interface 4 x 1GbE Network interface (Onboard) – (Upgrade to 1 x 10 Gigabit Dual Port Interface
Hard Drive Trays 4 x SATA/SAS HDD trays 12 x SATA/SAS HDD trays 24 x SATA/SAS HDD trays
Power Supply Redundant 400W (100V to 230V) (Auto-Switching) High Efficiency (Gold Level) Redundant 1280W (100V to 230V) (Auto-Switching) High Efficiency (Platinum level) 920W Redundant (1+1) high-efficiency AC-DC (Platinum Level) power supplies with PMBus and I2C
User Control Interface Web Browser Web Browser Web Browser
Dimension (in.) 17.2″W x 19.85″D x 1.7″H 17.2″W x 25.5″D x 3.5″H 17.2″W x 26″D x 7″H
Safety Regulations CE, FCC, UL, RoHS CE, FCC, UL, RoHS CE, FCC, UL, RoHS
Limited Warranty 3 Years 3 Years 3 Years
Rackmount Rails Yes Yes Yes

FreeNAS Certified Servers Warranty

FreeNAS Certified Servers come with the following warranties. No additional purchase required. 3-Year Hardware Warranty: Defective hardware component replacement. Software Updates: Software updates are provided for three years. There are no support levels for FreeNAS Certified.

Support Coverage Levels Warranty
8×5 Business Hour Support without SLA for All Issues (Phone & Email) Optional
8×5 Business Hour Help Desk Support for All Issues (Phone & Email) No
24×7 HelpDesk Support for Issues No
24×7 Help Desk for Pre-Planned Support Assistance/Upgrades Occurring After Business Hours No
Advanced Hardware Replacement iXsystems will ship replacement storage controller/component(s) in advance of receiving defective part(s). No
On-Site Hardware Support & Repair Optional
On-Site Spares Option Availability of individual parts or entire kit on site for quick replacement Optional
Online Support Portal Access Access to knowledge base, user guide, and other relevant documentation Yes
Software Updates: Access to software updates covering major, minor, and maintenance releases Yes
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