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 updates available

openmediavault 7.4.1

  • Make sure security packages are not hold back on several Debian derivatives.

openmediavault-md 7.0.1

  • Relocate module listeners.


New updates available

openmediavault 7.4.0

  • Add StorageDeviceInterface::isHotPluggable() method.
  • Add Diagnostics | Services | NFS page.

openmediavault-usbbackup 7.1.0

  • Support SAS devices.


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