• "Loving my Drobo Mini... Thunderbolt is speeedy"

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  • "A hard disk failed in my @Drobo 5N last night. Data safe and sound. I love it"

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  • "The new @Drobo 5D rocks! A video editor's dream"

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  • "Have I mentioned lately how much I love my @Drobo? #icansleepatnight"

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  • "I've had my @drobo for about 4 years and it's saved me so many times. Great product"

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Your Life, Simplified

Your Life, Simplified

With over a hundred apps to choose from, DroboApps are a set of applications that extend the capabilities of Drobo NAS devices. When installed, DroboApps provide even more features for your Drobo. By partnering with strategic application vendors and solution providers we are able to offer functionality that greatly enhances your experience and what you can do with your Drobo.

DroboApps are simple to configure and manage, and can be installed within Drobo Dashboard. Applications like Plex, Barracuda Copy, and Elephant Drive provide the ability to remotely access files, back up to the cloud, and serve media from anywhere on any device.

Drobo Apps

  • Apache

    The most popular web server on the Internet since April 1996.

  • copy

    Keep your files backed up in the cloud and in sync with your other devices.

  • Couch Potato
    Couch Potato

    Automatic Movie Downloading via NZBs & Torrents.

  • CrashPlan

    Online Data Backup – Offsite, Onsite, And Cloud.

  • Dropbear

    A relatively small SSH server.

  • Elephantdrive

    Secure and automated cloud backup, optimized for Drobo.

  • FireFly

    The best open-source media server for iTunes.

  • Headphones

    Automatic music downloader for SABnzbd.

  • Java

    A computer programming language that is concurrent, class-based and object-oriented.

  • Mediatomb

    Free UPnP MediaServe

  • Modoboa Mailserver
    Modoboa Mailserver

    Mail hosting made simple.

  • MySQL

    The world’s most popular open source database.

  • Perl

    A highly capable, feature-rich programming language with over 25 years of development.

  • PHP

    Fast, flexible and pragmatic, PHP powers everything from your blog to the most popular websites in the world.

  • Plex

    The solution for your local and online media.

  • Python

    A programming language that lets you work more quickly and integrate your systems more effectively.

  • SABnzbd

    Open Source Binary Newsreader written in Python.

  • Sick Beard
    Sick Beard

    PVR application that downloads and manages your TV shows.

  • Transmission

    A Fast, Easy, and Free BitTorrent Client.

Developers Welcome!

Developers Welcome!

DroboApps are created using the official Drobo Software Development Kit (SDK), which is available for download exclusively from Drobo Forums. It provides the tools and documentation necessary to create your own DroboApp. If you would like to develop a new DroboApp, update or improve an existing one, or find out how you can get involved, start by visiting the Forums where you can register to find out more about using the SDK.

Registering for Drobo Forums is free and anyone who owns a Drobo can join. Drobo Forums also provides message boards where you can interact with other developers, as well as Drobo engineers. It’s a place to upload and download the latest DroboApp builds and experience other community features.

Note that the selection of DroboApps on drobo.com is at the sole discretion of Drobo and Drobo retains editorial rights over content posted. Usage of this site, Drobo, Drobo Dashboard, DroboApps, Drobo Forum, and the SDK are subject to their respective terms of service and applicable End User License Agreements.

We’re always looking for great applications to expand our DroboApp portfolio. If you have an application you would like us to consider, please contact us at droboappsinfo@drobo.com

Smart storage that grows with you and protects what matters.