Documentation Hub

TrueNAS is an operating system that is designed to be the most effective and time-efficient solution for storing, securing, and sharing data over a network. It is the simplest way to create a safe, centralized, and easily accessible place for your data.

The articles on this website are designed to introduce TrueNAS and guide you through the process of installing, configuring, and using the software. Reference materials about additional TrueNAS software and hardware products, and tutorials about contributing documentation are also available.

 

Learn About TrueNAS

Background information and general overview of the software.

What is TrueNAS?
Hardware Requirements
Release Schedule
Release Notes

Overview

Sharing

Setting up file sharing with the different protocols built into TrueNAS.

Server Message Block (SMB)
Network File System (NFS)
Block Sharing (iSCSI)
Apple Filing Protocol (AFP)
WebDAV

Sharing

Tasks

Additional procedures and troubleshooting, including automated data backup and system administration topics.

Automated Tasks
Administrative Tasks
Advanced Procedures

Tasks

TrueNAS Solutions

Cross-platform integrations with TrueNAS

VMware®
Veeam®
OpenStack®

TrueNAS Solutions

TrueNAS SCALE

TrueNAS SCALE is a Debian-based version of TrueNAS with container support. It is currently in pre-ALPHA status and under active development.

Developer's Notes

TrueNAS SCALE

TrueCommand®

TrueCommand is a "single pane of glass" application to simplify the scaling of data, drive management, and administration of iXsystems NAS platforms.

Install
Administration
Usage
API Documentation

TrueCommand

TrueNAS Hardware

iXsystems hardware documentation, including Basic Setup Guides.

FreeNAS Mini
FreeNAS Certified
X-Series
M-Series
Expansion Shelves

Hardware

Additional Topics

Reference articles, legacy documentation links, and various articles authored by the extended user community.

API Documentation
Reference Articles
Legacy Documentation
Community Articles
Getting Support

Additional Topics

Contributing to TrueNAS Documentation

Step-by-step instructions for contributing documentation.

Updating Articles
New Articles
Translations

Contributing