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Revision as of 20:13, 16 September 2013

Website status

We are in the process of preparing this website for its public debut, which will happen on September 17th. In the mean time, please refrain from publicizing it. We would greatly appreciate contributors; please create an account and send a note to admin@open-zfs.org and we will give you editing privileges.

Welcome to OpenZFS

The OpenZFS project is the truly open source successor to the ZFS project. Our community brings together developers from the illumos, FreeBSD, Linux, and OS X platforms, and a wide range of companies that are building products on top of OpenZFS.

OpenZFS is an outstanding storage platform that encompasses the functionality of traditional filesystems, volume managers, and more, with consistent reliability, functionality and performance across all distributions.


The high-level goals of the OpenZFS project are:

  • to raise awareness of the quality, utility, and availability of open source implementations of ZFS
  • to encourage open communication about ongoing efforts to improve open source ZFS
  • to ensure consistent reliability, functionality, and performance of all distributions of ZFS.

The main technical goal of the project is easier sharing of code between platforms. Strategies include:

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