In this video, we’re going to install, configure, update and review Rockstor 3.8 Open Source NAS solution on VMware Workstation/Player step by step. We’ll also install VMware Tools (Open VM Tools) on Rockstor. Then we’ll configure RAID-5 storage pool and setup NFS and Samba/SMB/CIFS shares. This tutorial also helps for installing Rockstor 3.8 on physical computer or bare-metal server.
Note: This tutorial originally appeared on Linux Video Tutorials.