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, RSync and many more ready to use. 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
  • Snapshot support of shared folders
  • Extendible via plugins

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New update available

openmediavault 6.9.0

  • Update locale files.
  • Fix UI regression. Hide form fields that should be hidden.
  • Issue #1592: Enhance SMB Home directories settings.

New update available

openmediavault 6.8.0

  • Update locale files.
  • Change default governor to schedutil on ARM systems. This can be customized via the OMV_CPUFREQUTILS_GOVERNOR environment variable.
  • Add setting to choose the minimum SMB protocol version. This way SMB1 can be enabled to allow legacy systems to access your SMB shares.
  • Issue #1588: Support SMART information for devices connected via RTL9210B-CG.
  • Issue #1589: Fix a problem in the netplan.io configuration for ethernet network interfaces with non-permanent MAC addresses.

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