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Synology Inc.

6F-2, No.106,, Taipei, 103, Taiwan

  • 886 2 2552 1814

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Thadd Weil
Phone: 425-818-1587

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Synology Inc.


NAS Web-Based OS helps complete cloud solutions.

November 18, 2014

Allowing local storage and control, DiskStation Manager (DSM) v5.1 provides private cloud that works inline with public cloud. In addition to Google Drive and Dropbox, solution supports OneDrive and Box as well as backup to Microsoft Azure. Explore feature allows browsing and retrieval of single files from Amazon Glacier. Other features include sync control; ability to create, share, and sync digital notes and notebooks with browser/mobile device; and security via Security Advisor and AppArmor. Read More

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NAS System offers optimized encryption for businesses.

October 1, 2014

Powered by OS DiskStation Manager, 4-bay Model DS415+ is used to centralize data backup, protect critical assets, and share files across platforms. Unit features Quad Core CPU with AES-NI hardware encryption engine, floating-point unit, and 2 GB DDR3 RAM. Dual LAN ports support failover and link aggregation, while USB 3.0, USB 2.0, and eSATA ports allow users to connect external storage devices. Under RAID 5 configuration, DS415+ delivers 228.04 MBps reading and 233.51 MBps writing speeds. Read More

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NAS Device features built-in floating point processor.

September 11, 2014

Utilizing DiskStation Manager OS, Model DS115j supports read/write speeds over 100 MBps/60 MBps. Single bay unit organizes and shares photos using Photo Station, streams video to DLNA compliant devices with Media Server, and play-lists audio in Audio Station. All stored content can be accessed through mobile apps on Android, iOS, or Windows Phones. Cloud Station manages, shares, and syncs data across devices, while Cloud Sync enables users to sync DropBox and GoogleDrive contents to DS115j. Read More

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NAS System supports small to medium sized businesses.

June 25, 2014

Running off DiskStation Manager OS, RackStation RS3614xs is built with mixture of passive and active cooling. Redundant power variant, Model RS3614RPxs, features dual hot-swappable power supplies to withstand failure of power-circuit or power supply. Throughput can be enhanced with 2 PCIe Gen3 x8 expansion slots. Additional 24 bays can be added with two RX1214(RP) expansion chassis. Together, RS3614(RP)xs can accommodate total of 36 bays, adding up to 216 TB of raw storage — using 6 TB drives. Read More

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SFF 4-Bay NAS meets need of small office work groups.

June 4, 2014

Using 2.5 in. drives, DS414slim DiskStation offers 6 TB max raw storage and can serve up to 128 active connections. FPU and RAM optimize multitasking and media processing performance, and included DiskStation Manager v5.0 (DSM v5.0) OS contributes features for media streaming, web hosting, timed backups, and photo management. Along with dual gigabit LAN ports with failover support, features include 2 USB 3.0 ports and support for up to 2,048 user accounts and 256 groups. Read More

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Multi-Bay NAS Models combine processing power, redundancy.

January 17, 2014

RackStation NAS models RS814+ and RS814RP+ come with 2 GB RAM, upgradable to 4 GB, to accommodate multi-tasking requirements under heavy workloads. As 4-bay, 1U server, RS814(RP)+ is optimized for business environments and can scale to 8 bays using RX410 expansion module. Quad-NIC configuration fuels read operations at 300+ MBps and write speeds of 190+ MBps. For added redundancy, RS814(RP)+ supports Synology High Availability and MPIO failover to reduce network downtime as well as lag. Read More

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NAS System supports up to 144 TB of raw capacity.

December 16, 2013

Equipped with 6 GBps SATA III interface, RS3614xs+ RackStation accommodates 12 bays natively, with ability to expand up to 36 bays when paired with two RX1214(RP) expansion modules. Dual Gen3 x8 PCIe slots enable system to support up to two 10 GbE NICs in addition to its 4 native Gigabit Ethernet ports. With both PCIe ports populated, throughput can exceed 3,200 MBps, and with solid-state storage, benchmarks can reach up to 620,000 IOPS. Read More

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NAS Server meets needs of growing businesses.

December 6, 2013

Optimized for SMB environments, 4-bay, 1U RackStation RS814 can scale up to 8 drives when using RX410 expansion module. Unit includes dual-core processor with floating-point unit and 1 GB RAM, as well as DiskStation Manager 4.3 OS with performance that small businesses need, exceeding 200 MBps for read tasks and 130 MBps for write. With dual NIC configuration, unit enables MPIO failover support for additional network redundancy, and passive cooling on CPU eliminates potential point of failure. Read More

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NAS Systems target SOHOs and SMBs.

October 31, 2013

Based on 1.2 GHz processor, 1-bay DiskStation DS114 integrates floating point unit, 512 MB RAM, 2 USB 3.0 ports, and eSATA, making it suitable for accessing external disks and/or printers over network. DiskStation DS414, equipped with 4 bays, 1.33 GHz dual-core processor, and FPU, supports multitasking operations. Along with RAID and redundant fans, DS414 includes 2 Gb NICs for failover, and link aggregation. Both support file sharing and provide 256-bit AES encryption on shared folders. Read More

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NAS Server supports SOHOs and small businesses.

October 23, 2013

Featuring dual-core processing with integrated floating point unit, 2-bay Model DS214 provides read/write speeds of over 100 MBps. Unit runs DiskStation Manager v4.3, which includes Cloud Station with selective sync, keeping files, file types, and folders up to date on all devices. With File Station folder link sharing, users can share content without having to set user permissions. In addition, program supports Android, iOS, and Windows Phone for remote access. Read More

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Modular NAS Systems scale to 96 TB.

October 16, 2013

Intended for SMBs, RackStations RS2214+/RS2214RP+ can scale up to 24 drives for up to 96 TB of storage. Quad NICs allow for network redundancy, while multiple RAID options provide flexible drive redundancy. CPU uses passive cooling, and cooling fans offer adaptive behavior in event of fan failure. Providing ADS and LDAP support for up to 100,000 users/groups, DiskStation Manager v4.3 includes comprehensive iSCSI support and ACLs for granular file-level NTFS-style permissions. Read More

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Rackmount NAS Server targets SMBs.

September 13, 2013

Powered by 1.2 GHz processor and utilizing link aggregation, 2-bay 1U RackStation RS214 delivers 70 MBps writing speed and over 160 MBps reading under RAID1 configuration in Windows® environment. Built-in floating-point unit optimizes multimedia processing, while 512 MB DDR3 RAM boosts multi-tasking performance, and dual LAN failover support ensures continual uptime. Equipped with locking mechanism to prevent unintentional access, hot-swappable drive bays facilitate disk replacement. Read More


Network Management Software strengthens data storage.

August 26, 2013

Designed to improve ROI, DiskStation Manager (DSM) v4.3 supports Active Directory and LDAP users and groups as well as ACLs. Integrated VAAI improves efficiency in VMware environments, while MS Offload Data Transfer accelerates data mirroring by allowing direct NAS to NAS communication. Also included, LDAP client supports integration with LDAP domains, solid state caching reduces latency on read operations (select models), and TRIM support helps SSDs operate longer at optimal levels. Read More

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Scalable 2U Network Storage System expands to 424 TB.

November 26, 2012

RackStation RS10613xs+, supporting both iSCSI and NFS, is designed for virtual network storage. Allowing up to 8 RX1213sas expansion modules to be included, 10-bay, 2U system can scale up to 106 SAS drives for total of up to 424 TB storage. It supports SSD caching to optimize speed and also comes with 8 GB ECC RAM, expandable to 32 GB. Product offers VAAI integration and is certified for VMware® vSphere™ 5, Microsoft® Windows Server 2012 with Hyper-V™, and Citrix® XenServer™. Read More

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NAS Server offers hot swap capability.

September 26, 2012

With dual core 1.067 GHz CPU, 4-bay DiskStation DS413 delivers average writing speed of 80.86 MB/sec under RAID 5 configuration in Windows environment, and 111.12 MB/sec reading speed. Unit consumes less than 4 W in hibernation, and features hardware assist for encrypted performance. Operating with DiskStation Manager v4.1, server includes Cloud Station, which allows remote assets to keep files up to 5 GB in sync, and QuickConnect, which allows for direct download links without port forwarding. Read More

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NAS System provides optimal storage for photographers.

July 19, 2011

Offering write speeds of 165.91 MBps and read speeds of 197.8 MBps, 12-bay Model DS2411+ will pair with DX1211 expansion module for up to 24 drives. Using 3 TB disks allows for volumes up to 72 TB. DiskStation provides solution for file sharing, scheduled backups, remote access, and centralized management. Additional services can also be enabled, such as built-in web server capable of hosting up to 30 sites at once, or add-on email server. Read More

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Four-Bay NAS System offers up to 12 TB of storage.

April 26, 2011

Supporting 3 TB drives, DS411+II 4-Bay DiskStation offers up to 12 TB of storage in desktop configuration in variety of volume types, including Synology Hybrid RAID for automated volume management. Device runs DiskStation Manager v3.1, which enables remote access and administration. Included software also has access control lists (ACLs) for simplified control of file permissions, and ADS support that allows for integration with domains up to 100,000 user/groups. Read More

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Five-Bay NAS Server supports up to 45 TB of storage.

December 24, 2010

DiskStation DS1511+ accepts up to fifteen 3 TB drives for a total of 25 TB storage. It enables file sharing, backups, remote access, and centralized network management and includes web server that can host up to 30 sites. Support for iSCSI allows businesses to consolidate storage, while ADS integration supports domains of up to 100,000 users and groups. Unit also includes Surveillance Station v5 software that supports multiple cameras, enabling device to be used as network video recorder. Read More

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Business-Grade NAS Server offers 2 hot-swap drive bays.

December 16, 2010

Running on DiskStation Manager 3.0 software, DiskStation DS211+ provides 6 TB capacity with reading/writing speeds of 108 MBps/55 MBps. Device offers remote access and enables users to share files and centralize backup. Synology Hybrid RAID creates redundant volume, protecting data against disk failure. In addition to integrated SD card reader, server includes iSCSI support, 256-bit AES share-level encryption, and ADS integration with support for domains of up to 100,000 users and groups. Read More


NAS Data Management Software offers encryption, cloud backup.

March 12, 2010

Developed for DiskStation NAS, DiskStation Manager (DSM) v2.3 offers SOHOs and SMBs integrated applications for file sharing, remote access, automatic backup, multimedia streaming, and email or web hosting. Solution specifically offers functionality for AES 256-bit shared folder encryption levels, setup of RAID volumes with Synology Hybrid RAID (SHR), backup to Cloud using Amazon S3 service, and video surveillance via DS cam iPhone® app. Read More

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