Plex

Plex is one of my favorite Media Server & Client software. I have been actively using it and I highly recommend it for organizing your media files.

Plex Media Server is running 24/7 on my desktop computer, and contents are streamed to my TV via Roku, to my Android phone and iPad locally or remotely. Besides that, I can access my contents online via Plex.tv web interface.

Server: Plex Media Server runs on:

  • Windows
  • Mac OSX
  • Linux
  • FreeBSD
  • NAS (with limited capabilities)

Client: Plex Home Theater (formerly Plex Media Center) runs on:

  • Windows
  • Mac OSX
  • Linux

Client: TV and streaming devices

  • Chromecast (Plex Pass members only)
  • Roku
  • GoogleTV
  • Samsung Smart TV

Client: Mobile Apps

  • Android
  • iOS
  • Windows

Got more information at: https://plex.tv/