What is openmediavault?

openmediavault is the next generation network attached storage (NAS) solution based on Debian Linux. It contains services like SSH, (S)FTP, SMB/CIFS, DAAP media server, RSync, BitTorrent client and many more. Thanks to the modular design of the framework it can be enhanced via plugins.

openmediavault is primarily designed to be used in small offices or home offices, but is not limited to those scenarios. It is a simple and easy to use out-of-the-box solution that will allow everyone to install and administrate a Network Attached Storage without deeper knowledge.



  • Running out-of-the-box
  • Debian Linux OS
  • Web based administration
  • Easy system updates via Debian package management
  • Volume management
  • S.M.A.R.T.

  • Link aggregation
  • Wake On Lan
  • IPv6 support
  • Email notifications
  • File sharing
  • Extendible via plugins

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Latest news

New update available

The following changes were made:

openmediavault 3.0.85

  • Update locales.
  • Various improvements in the WebUI.
  • Display auto network interfaces (e.g. bonded and vlan interfaces) in the CLI welcome message.
  • Set a maximum value for the MTU on the WebUI.
  • Allow browser caching WebUI CSS/Javascript/Images.
  • Add Xen virtual disk storage backend.
  • Mantis 0001772: S.M.A.R.T. WebUI shows red light, but all is green when open S.M.A.R.T. details.
  • Mantis 0001777: Memory leak when calling Guru Meditation window.
  • Mantis 0001781: Increase granularity on SSH “Permit root login” setting.
  • Mantis 0001782: BTRFS multi device listing is wrong formatted.



New update available

The following changes were made:

openmediavault 3.0.84

  • Various improvements in the WebUI.
  • Get correct CPU information for NanoPi NEO 2.
  • Improve handling of inactive logical volumes.

openmediavault-lvm2 3.2.4

  • Update locales.
  • Display logical volume status.



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