The developers of FreeNAS have made available the first BETA of FreeNAS 11.2. This update changes the default to the new Angular based UI, updated guide screenshots, updates to the middleware, plugin/jails changes, virtual machine fixes, preliminary support for Self-Encrypting Drives, and more. You may view the full list of changes at the link below. Download the latest version at their website here.

We are pleased to announce the general availability of FreeNAS 11.2-BETA1. This initial version of the 11.2 series is considered to be feature-complete and ready for testing. Users, especially those who use Plugins, Jails, or VMs, are encouraged to update to this release in order to take advantage of the many improvements and bug fixes to those subsystems. Please report any bugs to

To update to this release, select the 11.2-STABLE train in System ? Update. Should you need to return to the 11.1 series after updating, reboot and select that boot environment from the boot menu.

These major features are new in the 11.2 series: ….

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FreeNAS 11.2 BETA1 is now available. from freenas