Category Archives: Storage

FreeNAS 8…………What did they do to you???

I’ve wrote about FreeNAS before.  If it’s not clear from the previous articles, I’m a pretty big fan of the product.  That being said…………I got a bit of a rant here about the latest version, FreeNAS 8….and I don’t think … Continue reading

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Storzilla – The story of one man’s goal for cheap storage in large doses! Part 3, the finale!

Whew!  Quite the delay; sorry about that.  In part two, we discussed the installation of FreeNAS and some basic interface configurations.  In this next and final post in this series, I’m going to go over configuring a Raid5 array and … Continue reading

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Storzilla – The story of one man’s goal for cheap storage in large doses! Part 2

So, in part 1 I covered the idea for a storage unit with a ton of storage for cheap.  In this post, I’ll pickup where we left off. Also note, that before we begin you might say to yourself, after … Continue reading

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Storzilla – The story of one man’s goal for cheap storage in large doses! Part 1

So, I was sitting at work one day when I was approached by management with a new project.  We have a customer that recently had another provider leave.  That meant that 5TB of data needed a new home.  Since we … Continue reading

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