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Your New Cloud HQ In The Palm Of Your Hand

Meet ZimaBoard, a low-cost single board server designed for makers and geeks.

Zimaboard has both the expandability of an x86 SBC and the appropriate power of a microserver. With ZimaBoard, you can setup a 4 Terabyte personal cloud in 5 minutes, configure a secure VPN to protect your digital footprint, tune your network with OpenWrt and pfSense, build a 4K media server that runs with Plex, share and collaborate with team members on your files, or upgrade your smart projects across different systems.

ZimaBoard is created by makers

who got tired of recurring fees, unfriendly presets, and isolated systems. We want to make the home digital experience more attractive and affordable.

For Makers By Makers

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HomekKit support for the impatient
Homebridge s a lightweight NodeJS server you can run onyour home network that emulates the iOS HomeKit API.

Your New Cloud HQ In The Palm Of Your Hand

Meet ZimaBoard, a low-cost single board server designed for makers and geeks.

Zimaboard has both the expandability of an x86 SBC and the appropriate power of a microserver. With ZimaBoard, you can setup a 4 Terabyte personal cloud in 5 minutes, configure a secure VPN to protect your digital footprint, tune your network with OpenWrt and pfSense, build a 4K media server that runs with Plex, share and collaborate with team members on your files, or upgrade your smart projects across different systems.

ZimaBoard is created by makers

who got tired of recurring fees, unfriendly presets, and isolated systems. We want to make the home digital experience more attractive and affordable.

For Makers By Makers

Accelerate how you build, share and run modern applications
Docker is a set of platform as a service (PaaS) products that use 0S-level virtualization to deliver software in packages called containers.

MySQL is the world’s most popular open source database
MySQL Database Service is a fully managed database service to deploy cloud-native applications. HeatWave, an integrated, high-performance analytics engine.

Git. –everything-is-local
Gitis a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.

A free and open-source cross-platform web server software
Apache HTTP Server Project is an effort to develop and maintain an open-source HTTP server for modern operating systems including UNIX and Windows.

High Performance Load Balancer, Web Server
NGINX accelerates content and application delivery, improves security, facilitates availability and scalability for the busiest web sites on the Internet.

Node.js® is a JavaScript runtime built on Chrome’s V8 JavaScript engine.
Built on Chrome’s JavaScript runtime, Node js has become a widely popular platform for users to easily build fast, scalable network applications.

Your cloud, your rules
Nextcloud is the most deployed on-premises file share and collaboration platform.

WireGuard: fast, modern, secure VPN tunnel
WireGuard is designed as a general purpose VPN for runningon embedded interfaces and super computers alike, it for many different circumstances.

Share files and folders, easy and secure
ownCloud, your file platform. The most essential business tool for enterprise-grade file sync and share.

A cross-platform free and open-source BitTorrent client.
It aims to be @ good altemative to all other bittorrent clients out there. qBittorrent is fast, stable and provides unicode supportas well as many features.

Take Your Media Anywhere With emby
Your personal Emby Server automatically converts and streams your media on-the-fly to play on any device.

The Free Software Media System
Jellyfin is the volunteer-built media solution that puts you in control of your media. Stream to any device from your own server, withno strings attached. Your media, your server, your way.

One App, Any Device. Enjoy Media on Your Own Server.
Plex brings together all the media that matters to you. Your personal collection will look beautiful alongside stellar streaming content.

THE ULTIMATE Music PLAYER FOR MUSIC FANATICS
Connecting, streaming and music management software which brings multi-room smarts to your hi-fi equipment.

Digital Music Convenience for Audiophiles
Daphile is an audiophile class music server & player 0S —targeted to dedicated headless PC.

Libre Embedded Linux Entertainment Center
LibreELEC is a lightweight Just enough OS’ Linux distribution purpose-built for Kodi on current and popular mediacentre hardware.

The open network attached storage solution
openmediavault is the next generation network attached storage (NAS) solution based on Debian Linux.

The Audiophile Music Player
Volumio is an open source Audiophile Music Player. Itis designed to play all your music in high quality from any device with a browser.

World’s Most Trusted Open Source Firewall
pfSense is a free and open source firewall and router that also features unified threat management, load balancing, multi WAN, and more.

A Extensibility Security Performance and Stability Router System
A Linux operating system targeting embedded devices. Instead of trying to create a single, static firmware, OpenWrt provides a fully writable filesystem with package management.

HomekKit support for the impatient
Homebridge s a lightweight NodeJS server you can run onyour home network that emulates the iOS HomeKit API.

What is ZimaBoard

Single Board Server for Creators

ZimaBoard is a low-cost single board server exclusively designed for makers and geeks. It has both the expandability of an x86 single-board computer (SBC), and the appropriate power of a micro server.

Intel Quad Core CPU up to 2.2GHz

Dual
Gigabit Ethernet LAN

Linux / Windows / OpenWrt / pfSense / Android

How It Works

Build Your Own Cloud Autonomy

01 Personal NAS

No more monthly bills Easily create your personal cloud storage.

02 VPN

Secure traffic. Safe downloads Protect your digital footprint and play safe.

03 Streaming

Internet streaming made easy Stream 4K video and hi-res audio at ease.

04 Software Router

Wireless freedom Tinker your network with OpenWrt and pfSense.

05 Media Server

Entertainment ready Access your media collection on any devices.

06 Smart Home

Connected devices Reinvent smart home projects across ecosystems.

Introducing ZimaBoard

Cloud Computing for Rebels

More than an SBC

ZimaBoard is a low-cost single board server designed for makers and geeks like you. It has both the expandability of an x86 SBC and the appropriate power of a microserver.

Your Data, Your Cloud

Build your personal cloud and easily expand to over 36TB disk space as your data grows. No more subscription fee, get 100% control over your private data, 24 hours online.

Secure, Customized Traffic

Run OpenWRT and pfSense on ZimaBoard, expand various plug-ins, setup your VPN, hide your digital footprint, ban the ads, and protect your sensitive data from breaches.

Full Speed, Full Experience

ZimaBoard is equipped with 2x GbE LAN Ports and 1 MiniDP that offers up to 4K/60Hz video at 100MB/sec speed. Enjoy cinema-level, real-time AV streaming experience at home.

100% Tinker Friendly

ZimaBoard packs an onboard PCle x4 interface with dozens of available accessories. Extend your setup with 2.5Gbe, NVMe NGFF SSD, WiFi dongle, XMOS/DAC module, and more!

Open, Community-based

ZimaBoard is open source and always will be. We take this transparent approach in all we do both as a company and as a community. Want to jump in and look at our code? Do it.

Applications

One Board to Rule Them All

Personal Cloud

ZimaBoard allows you to easily expand to 36TB disk space (2 x SATA) as your data grows. Enjoy fast reading and writing experience just like your local hard disk when connected via gigabit network.

Up to 36TB

Storage Space

100MB/sec

Write Speed

$0

Recurring Fee

Software Router

With its superior compatibility offered by the x86 chipset, you can turn ZimaBoard into a hardware router. Create secure VPN connection, run lightweight services like FTP Server, BitTorrent Client, perform Traffic-Shaping and QoS, or even set up a private access to your office computer.

OpenWRT

Compatible

pfSense

Compatible

6W

TDP

Plex Media Server

With the Plex Media Server installed on ZimaBoard, get all your media organized, stream your favorite collections of movies, TV shows anywhere on all your devices, and enjoy millions of high-resolution tracks via Tidal. Transforming the way you browse and enjoy your personal media library.

0TB-36TB

Capacity

100MB/sec

Streaming

Transcoding

Yes

File Share & Collaboration

Boost your teamwork seamlessly on documents and spreadsheets in a protected environment. With ZimaBoard, you can set up a large-volume shared disk right at home or in the office. Edit your videos, photos, and documents with others on multiple systems in real-time.

Nextcloud

Compatible

Self-hosting

Compatible

GDPR

Compliant

Personal Server

In practice, Zimaboard as a personal server offers excellent development possibilities and performance/price ratio as an x86 microserver. For example, it is perfect for git server, web server (Apache / lighttpd / NGINX), print server, chat server, or a Minecraft server.

933

Multi-core Score

Linux

Pre-installed

Windows

Compatible

Industry/Embedded Projects

Use ZimaBoard for data collection, data buffering, and data preprocessing to provide accurate and effective on-site IoT data for the cloud or local server, offering instant decision-making to provide agile responses, significantly reducing cloud and network infrastructure dependence.

32TB

Data Pool

Docker

Compatible

4G/5G

Ready

Specification

  • Model: ZimaBoard 216/432/832
  • CPU: Intel Celeron N3350 Dual Core 1.1-2.4GHz (216 Model), or  Intel Celeron N3450 Quad Core 1.1-2.2GHz (432 & 832 Model)
  • RAM: 2G/4G/8G LPDDR4
  • Onboard Storage: 16GB/32GB eMMC
  • HDD/SSD: 2x SATA 6.0 Gb/s Ports
  • LAN: 2x GbE LAN Ports
  • USB: 2x USB 3.0
  • PCle: 1x PCle 2.0 4x
  • Display: 1x Mini-DisplayPort 1.2 4k@60Hz
  • TDP: 6W
  • Dimensions: (W x D x H) 138.7 x 81.4 x 34.9 mm
  • Weight: 278g
  • Other Feature: Passive Cooling
  • Intel VT-d, VT-x, AES-NI
  • Support 4K video transcoding
  • H.264 (AVC), H.265 (HEVC), MPEG-2, VC-1
  • Pre-installed OS: CasaOS (Based on Debian)
  • Compatible OS: Linux / Windows / OpenWrt / pfSense / Andorid / Libreelec

Packing List

Shipping List

  • 1x ZimaBoard 216/432/832
  • 1x SATA Cable

File TypeFile NameDownloadShare
Product InformationZimaboard PRD Brief (PDF)
Product InformationZimaBoard Introduction (PDF)
Product InformationZimaBoard Datasheet (PDF)
Product InformationCasaOS – Your Home Cloud OS (PDF)

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