Synology Launches Diskstation DS1621xs+

Yesterday, September 17, 2020, Synology announced a high-end NAS in a desktop factor. This is the first time that Synology upgrades its desktop NAS with high-end specifications. In this case, integrated 10GbE port in a desktop format. Among the announced specs are: Intel Xeon D-1527 4 Core at 2.2 GHz. 8 GB SODIMM scalable to 32GB Dual M2. 2280 SSD … Read More

Hybrid Clouds: a great solution for Small and Medium-Sized Business.

It is a trend that Small and Medium-sized Business are bringing back cloud workloads to their own premises, both for security and financial reasons. Seagate has been a key partner for Synology providing the IronWolf series hard drives and SSD that bring speed, and reliability to NAS. These Network Attached Storage specific drives make the ideal local end of the … Read More

Synology Introduces All-Flash combo Solution: FS3600 and SAT5200

For demanding enterprise enviorments Synology boosts performance with a 12 core CPU and high speed network connections. The unit is cetified for the following vitualization storage solutions: Openstack Compatible Citrix Ready Windows Server 2016 Certified VMWare Ready Please see the full specs for the FS3600 at the Synology web site: https://www.synology.com/en-global/products/FS3600 And for the SAT5200: https://www.synology.com/en-global/products/solid_state_drives/SAT5200

Synology Solutions Training – NAS Security & Data Protection.

On August 22, 2019, Synology America hosted a live webinar to its Business and Service Partners. Cody Hall, Synology’s Technical Account Manager, once more hosted a great session indicating the best practices for securing Synology Devices and protecting its data. Past events covered File sync, Data Redundancy, and Enterprise Recovery. Today’s event covered strategies to minimize exposure to: Man in … Read More

Synology Update: RS1219+

Today, Synology America released its latest model to its line of Network Attached Storage, specifically oriented to be used in Small and Medium-sized business. The new  RS1219+ is an 8 Drive unit that fits easily in a two post rackmount or wall rack. This makes it a very efficient design from a cost perspective.   Here are some of the more relevant … Read More

Synology updates DiskStation Manager to version 6.2.

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Synology, a leading brand in Small and Medium-sized business (SMB) storage, released today an update to its NAS Operating System. This version adds improved IT Mangement, with support for new Advanced LUN, ISCSI Manager, and Storage Manager. From the Synology  Announcement:   “The new Advanced LUN Advanced LUN provides lightning-fast snapshot creation, recovery, cloning, plus VAAI/ODX support for improved VM performance.   … Read More

Synology launches high-performance 6-bay NAS DiskStation DS1618+

Synology launched today the DiskStation DS1618+. With a total of 6 bays for up to 192 TB storage. Controlled by a quad-core Intel Atom® C3538, this Device is ideally suited for small and medium-size businesses (SMB). The press release quotes Mr. Dan Artusi, Vice President and General Manager of Intel’s Connected Home Division: “Through our collaboration with Synology, their new … Read More

New from Synology: All-flash desktop factor FlashStation FS1018

Released today, December 14, 2017. This is Synology’s first all-flash NAS unit. Here are the main specifications: Support for up to 12 2.”5 SATA SSD Intel Pentium D1508 dual-core CPU 8 GB ECC DDR4 SO-DIMM, expandable to 32GB 4 Gigabit Lan Ports PCIe 3.0 x8 slot All backed up with Synology’s 5-year limited warranty. Please see the full product specifications at … Read More

Seagate Ironwolf Series: 12TB

Seagate IronWolf 10 TB HDD

Seagate just announced its Ironwolf and Ironwolf Pro series with 12 TB capacity. These units go from one to sixteen bays, and the top end Pro series is backed by a five-year warranty, and five years promotional Rescue Data Recovery Service. Ironwolf hard disk drives are ideal for NAS configurations as they are equipped with Vibrational Rotational Sensors. This will … Read More