The developers of FreeNAS have made available the SECOND BETA of version 11.2. This version features the default new user interface based on Angular, updated guide, continued rewrite from old API to new middleware, boot loader no longer GRUB but native FreeBSD, plugin and jails backend from warden to iocage, virtual machines more crash resistant, and more. For a detailed list of changes see the link below. You may download the ISO/image here in the x64 folder.

We are pleased to announce the general availability of FreeNAS 11.2-BETA2. This second BETA 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.

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FreeNAS 11.2-BETA2


FreeNAS 11.2-BETA2 available for download from freenas