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Pros
"The solution has been very stable so far.""It integrates well into either Windows or Linux environments.""Its stability is the most valuable. It is reliable, and we don't have to worry too much about it."

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"The solution's most valuable feature is the duplication.""This solution allows me to better and more easily manage user data without impacting my primary storage."

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Cons
"The latest version of the dashboard doesn't work as good as the previous version.""The support for S3 needs to be improved.""They can improve the integration with PSA systems. This functionality could be better."

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"When I configure the StoreEasy in a complex environment I have problems finding compatibility with all the software.""We need some monitoring tools and it would be helpful if they were included."

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"We use the free version of the program.""For our configuration, we pay a little bit less than €10,000 ($12,000 USD) per year.""Its price is okay. It suits our needs."

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"This is an economical solution for the company and I am satisfied with the pricing."

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Top Answer: Its stability is the most valuable. It is reliable, and we don't have to worry too much about it.
Top Answer: They can improve the integration with PSA systems. This functionality could be better.
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Overview
FreeNAS is an operating system that can be installed on virtually any hardware platform to share data over a network. FreeNAS is the simplest way to create a centralized and easily accessible place for your data. Use FreeNAS with ZFS to protect, store, backup, all of your data. FreeNAS is used everywhere, for the home, small business, and the enterprise.
HP StoreEasy Storage is the #1 NAS product family under $15K USD range in units. Count on optimized, efficient, secure and highly available storage that simply addresses file and application storage challenges, no matter the size of your business. Straightforward features and new enhancements mean simpler installation and monitoring of utilization and health status.
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Morroni Technologies Inc., Creative Integrations
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Comms Service Provider29%
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Media Company6%
Educational Organization5%
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Comms Service Provider25%
Manufacturing Company7%
Energy/Utilities Company7%
Find out what your peers are saying about FreeNAS vs. HPE StoreEasy and other solutions. Updated: May 2021.
510,204 professionals have used our research since 2012.

FreeNAS is ranked 5th in NAS with 4 reviews while HPE StoreEasy is ranked 9th in NAS with 2 reviews. FreeNAS is rated 8.2, while HPE StoreEasy is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of FreeNAS writes "Efficient, good reporting, and integrates well with both Windows and Linux systems". On the other hand, the top reviewer of HPE StoreEasy writes "Excellent duplication, very good stability, and an easy setup". FreeNAS is most compared with StarWind Storage Appliance, NetApp FAS Series, NETGEAR ReadyNAS, Dell EMC PowerScale (Isilon) and Qumulo, whereas HPE StoreEasy is most compared with Dell EMC PowerScale (Isilon), NetApp FAS Series, IBM Scale-out NAS, IBM FlashSystem and HPE 3PAR StoreServ. See our FreeNAS vs. HPE StoreEasy report.

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