This video shows how to install the latest #FreeNAS 11.3-U3.2 onto #VMware #ESXi 7.0 host and some problems and issues I have encountered along the way. And most importantly, the reason why I select ESXi as my host operating system for all my virtual machines needs.
FreeNAS is an operating system that can be installed on virtually any hardware platform to share data over a network. FreeNAS is the simplest way to create a centralized and easily accessible place for your data. Use FreeNAS with ZFS to protect, store, and back up all of your data. FreeNAS is used everywhere, for the home, small business, and the enterprise.
02:12 – Creating datastore of ESXi
12:45 – Enabling hardware passthrough for VMs within ESXi
17:30 – Installation of FreeNAS 11.3-U3.2