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 Launches the compact DiskStation DS419slim

Synology recently launched an innovative form factor NAS. Portable and cube-shaped, this unit supports up to four 2.5″ Hard Drives. The connectivity specifications include dual Gigabit Ethernet connectivity, with link aggregation and failover support. Please follow the link for the full specifications at Synology’s site. Image credits (C) Synology.

Synology Offers New Backup Service, Ideal for Small Business

Synology C2 Backup

Synology recently released a Synology Cloud2, ideally suited for small and medium-sized business. C2 is hosted in  Frankfurt, Germany, which means it will comply with the high privacy standards required by EU regulators. Synology indicates there are plans for building future datacenters in other parts of the world, but for the time being, Frankfurt is the only geographical area available. For this … Read More

Ganesh T of Anandtech.com interviews Alex Wang, CEO of Synology America.

Mr. Wang was appointed back in 2014. He previously had a successful tenure in Europe. “Alex’s technology vision and profound experience in global operations make him a compelling choice to drive Synology to the next level of product innovation and growth,” said Philip Wong, Synology’s Founder and Chairman. This comment by the founder of Synology segue into his perspective for his … 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

Synology Seminar in Miami.

As part of its 2017 Seminars Series, Synology presented today in Miami the last stop of the year for its roadshow. The tour covered San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle, Vancouver, Dallas, Washington DC, and Miami. The event held on November 1, 2017, at the Intercontinental at Doral was presented to a full house. South Florida certainly looks like a promising … Read More