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    Kaby Lake & M.2 & 8 HDDs w/Supermicro X11SAE-M vs X11SSH-F vs X11SSH-LN4F

    I'm looking at building an 8 drive FreeNAS box w/2280 M.2 support, and Kaby Lake support. My most taxing use case would be having a separate desktop machine accessing my media for editing in programs like Adobe Premiere. I've noticed there are some posts with specific combinations of kaby lake...
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    First FreeNAS build X11 motherboard problems

    I finished building my server yesterday, and it will turn on to the BIOS but I can not get it to boot from my flash drive which has FreeNAS 11.1 OS on it. The mother board is a SuperMicro X11 SSH-F. I read one post about updating the firmware, my motherboard is currently running R2.0a. But also...
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    Opinion needed for a new NAS system - Supermicro X11SSM-F or X11SSH-F or X11SSH-LN4F

    I am planing to setup a new FreeNAS system with the following setup: CPU: Pentium G4500 (i already have that CPU and i want to reuse it for the NAS) RAM: Kingston ValueRAM Intel DIMM Kit 32GB, DDR4-2133, CL15-15-15, ECC (KVR21E15D8K2/32I) (Crucial isn't available here at the moment) HDs for...