After VortexBox is installed it can be controlled by it's Web GUI from any web browser. VortexBox can be loaded an bare hardware. No OS needs to be loaded on you computer. If you have an OS on your computer VortexBox will reformat your drive automatically. If you are building a small computer to use as a NAS VortexBox is the perfect OS. Unlike WHS (Windows Home Server) and many other NAS operating systems VortexBox is free.
What's new in this version:
Version 2.1 includes MPD DSD playback support, latest Kernel, and many other fixes and updates.