Automated Tasks

Creating tasks that run according to a set schedule.

Configuring Cron Jobs

A how-to for configuring a cron job.

Configuring an rsync Task

How to configure automated data transfers using rysnc.

Configuring S.M.A.R.T. Tests

How to configure S.M.A.R.T. tests for installed disks.


How to set up automated dataset snapshotting.

ZFS Snapshot Replication

Articles about ZFS snapshot replication.

Disk Resilver Scheduling

How to optimize disk resilvering.

Configuring Scrub Tasks

How to configure automated scrubs of storage pools.

Sequential Scrub and Resilver Adjustments

How to adjust the scrub and resilver settings or revert to a legacy algorithm.

Cloud Data Transfers

How to configure Cloud Credentials and Cloud Sync tasks to send or receive data from a Cloud Storage Provider.

Advanced Scheduler

Configuring a custom schedule for a task.