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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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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.

Application data, virtual images, client files, email… the types of data central to running a successful business can seem endless. With ReadyNAS you finally have an advanced and easy-to-use solution for centralizing, securing and controlling access to your digital assets. Way more than just simple unified (NAS and SAN) storage for your company, ReadyNAS allows you to do more than you ever thought you could afford by pairing the latest in performance with innovative efficiency technologies such as unlimited snapshots, thin provisioning and cloud-managed replication.

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FreeNAS is ranked 5th in NAS with 4 reviews while NETGEAR ReadyNAS is ranked 15th in NAS. FreeNAS is rated 8.2, while NETGEAR ReadyNAS is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of FreeNAS writes "Efficient, good reporting, and integrates well with both Windows and Linux systems". On the other hand, FreeNAS is most compared with StarWind Storage Appliance, NetApp FAS Series, Dell EMC PowerScale (Isilon), HPE StoreEasy and Qumulo, whereas NETGEAR ReadyNAS is most compared with NetApp FAS Series.

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