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Getting Started with SCALE

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Last Modified 2022-06-13 12:37 EDT

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This section guides you through installing and accessing TrueNAS SCALE, storing, backing up, and sharing data, and expanding TrueNAS with different applications solutions.

SCALE Documentation Sections

For more detailed interface reference articles, configuration instructions, and tuning recommendations, see the remaining sections in this topic.

TrueNAS SCALE documentation is divided into several sections or books:

  • The Getting Started Guide provides the first steps for your experience with TrueNAS SCALE:

    • Software Licensing information.
    • Recommendations and considerations when selecting hardware.
    • Installation tutorials.
    • First-time software configuration instructions.
  • Configuration Tutorials have many community and iXsystems -provided procedural how-tos for specific software use-cases.

  • The UI Reference Guide describes each section of the SCALE web interface, including descriptions for each configuration option.

  • API Reference describes how to access the API documentation on a live system and includes a static copy of the API documentation.

  • SCALE Security Reports links to the TrueNAS Security Hub and also contains any additional security-related notices.

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