Posts Tagged ‘NAS’

Turn An Old Computer Into A Networked Backup, Streaming, Or Torrenting Machine

Monday, September 19th, 2011

At its most basic, Network attached storage, or NAS, is a great way to share files on your local network. But it’s also a perfect solution for backing up your computers, streaming media across your home network, or even torrenting files to a central server. If you have an aging computer lying around, you can turn it into a NAS for for free with the open-source FreeNAS operating system. Here’s how.

Link: LifeHacker