What is a Pool?

freeNASA pool is a collection of physical hard disks, typically configured as a RAID, that can be used to host datasets. This article describes how to creat a Pool using FreeNAS 11.

Create a Pool

Start by logging on to FreeNAS.

  1. Go to Storage > Pools.
  2. Click ADD.
  3. Click CREATE POOL.
  4. Enter a Name (e.g. Pool).
  5. Select disks and choose your preferred level of RAID.
  6. Click CREATE.


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