TrueNAS M-Series Turns Tech Buzz into Music

TrueNAS M-Series Turns Tech Buzz into Music

The TrueNAS M50 integrates multiple buzz-worthy technologies to deliver large amounts of low-latency storage. The M-Series accelerates a broad range of workloads–safely and economically. Speaking of economics, according to the iXsystems website, TrueNAS storage can be expanded for less than $100/TB. That should be music to the ears of business people everywhere.

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December FreeNAS Plugins Updates

December FreeNAS Plugins Updates

Note: Updated section Q.3 with known issue regarding GUI plugin updates - 12/20/18. FreeNAS 11.2-RELEASE introduced a new framework for Plugins and Jails. The goal of the new framework is to: Make it easier to install, manage, and update Plugins and Jails as an...

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FreeNAS® 11.2 Brings New Web Interface, Virtualization, and Security Features To The World’s #1 Software-Defined Storage

FreeNAS® 11.2 Brings New Web Interface, Virtualization, and Security Features To The World’s #1 Software-Defined Storage

FreeNAS 11.2 debuts a new Angular-based web interface, making it the first Open Source storage OS to incorporate Google’s very popular JavaScript framework. The FreeNAS 11.2 release also introduces new virtualization and container subsystems, plus support for Self-Encrypting Drives (SED) to comply with mission-critical security and privacy regulations.

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Gartner Conference: Infrastructure (and FreeNAS) is Everywhere!

Gartner Conference: Infrastructure (and FreeNAS) is Everywhere!

Gartner held their 35th annual IT Infrastructure, Operations, and Cloud Strategy conference in Las Vegas from Dec 3-6. iXsystems was invited by Gartner to participate, representing both FreeNAS and TrueNAS. The conference was a great opportunity to get the pulse of the enterprise market, listen to Gartner analysts speak on a wide range of topics, and have some fruitful conversations with IT Directors and other vendors.

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LISA 2018 Recap

LISA 2018 Recap

USENIX held their annual Large Installation System Administration (LISA) conference this year in Nashville, Tennessee. 2018 marks the 32nd consecutive year of LISA! The main event ran from Monday, October 29th to Tuesday, October 30th with additional talks for attendees on the Wednesday after the exhibit hall closed.

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MeetBSD 2018: The Ultimate Hallway Track

MeetBSD 2018: The Ultimate Hallway Track

MeetBSD California 2018 took place October 19th and 20th and succeeded once again at bringing together many of the biggest names in the BSD community in an informal, low-stress environment. True to its UnConference roots, MeetBSD 2018 offered a mix of formal talks and audience-participation activities, including Lightning Talks, OpenZFS and Virtualization Panels, and Breakout Sessions. MeetBSD 2018 also stayed true to its Silicon Valley/Bay Area roots, attracting attendees from the region and around the world.

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Introducing the Asigra TrueNAS Backup Appliance

Introducing the Asigra TrueNAS Backup Appliance

The recent release of TrueNAS®11.1-U6 introduces a new built-in service that seamlessly integrates with Asigra Backup software. With this integration, an existing TrueNAS® system can be configured as backing storage for Asigra backup clients while simultaneously performing all the responsibilities of a traditional network attached storage system.

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Ohio LinuxFest 2018 Recap

Ohio LinuxFest 2018 Recap

Ohio Linux Fest 2018 was held in Columbus at the Hyatt Regency. Warren Block, Dru Lavigne, and JT Pennington attended from iXsystems and staffed the FreeBSD booth in the expo area.

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