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

openmediavault 6.0.34

  • Various UI improvements.
  • Let monit wait 30 seconds before it starts checking the services. This should prevent alert messages by giving services enough time to settle up. The delay can be customized via the OMV_MONIT_CHECK_START_DELAY environment variable.
  • Issue #1369: Deploy correct SMB async I/O configuration.

New update available

openmediavault 6.0.33

  • Update locale files.
  • Fix bug in rsync.secrets file with multiple users.
  • Allow to add multiple extra options in rsyncd modules.
  • Issue #1364: Display shared folder name in ACL page.
  • Issue #1366: Increase the accuracy of the search for existing mount points.

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