Product News: Computer Hardware & Peripherals
NAS System supports up to 144 TB of raw capacity.
Press Release Summary:
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.
Original Press Release
Synology's Latest Entry in Its Award-Winning XS+ Series, the RS3614xs+, Helps Businesses Rethink Their Storage Solutions by Providing Enterprise Storage Features at a SMB Price
Press release date: December 10, 2013
BELLEVUE, Wash. -- Synology America Corp. announces the launch of the RS3614xs+, the latest of the XS+ line. The new RS3614xs+ continues to deliver Synology's award-winning storage solution, providing enterprise features at SMB prices. Small businesses can now take advantage of performance, scalability, and the virtual storage options of: VMware, Citrix, and Hyper-V, all while offering general-purpose storage that businesses need.
The latest XS+ RackStation accommodates 12-bays natively, with the ability to expand up to 36-bays when paired with two RX1214(RP) expansion modules. The combined solution can mount up to 144TB of raw capacity. Additionally, Synology's new optional tool-less rail kits, the RKS1314, makes installation for the XS+ fast and easy.
The XS+ includes a 6GB/s SATA III interface. With dual Gen3 x8 PCIe slots the RS3614xs+ can now support up to two 10GbE NICs – in addition to its four native gigabit Ethernet ports. With both PCIe ports populated, throughput can exceed 3,200MB/s; and with solid-state storage, benchmarks can reach up to 620,000 IOPS, for network environments that need raw performance. For those who need SAS, Synology does provide a SAS solution in their flagship RS10613xs+.
With the RS3614xs+, you can:
Take advantage of the award-winning DiskStation Manager OS and its business feature offerings
Maintain a company's storage uptime through Synology's High Availability
Be able to expand storage as your business grows
Reduce cost and complexity of high-throughput data management through a configurable architecture that is easy to use and install.
Attain streamlined high performance, with low latency, high bandwidth, and IOPS.
"The RS3614xs+ is an ideal midpoint between a NAS and a SAN solution," said Jason Bonoan, Product Marketing Manager at Synology America Corp. "For a mere fraction of the cost, SME customers can deploy enterprise class features at utterly attainable prices."
For more product information, please visit http://www.synology.com/en-us/products/overview/RS3414xs+
Availability Synology RackStation RS3614xs+ are now shipping globally, and will be available in the United States in the next couple of weeks.
RS3614xs+ = $4999.99
RX1214 = $1699.99
RX1214RP = $2,399.99
RKS1314 = $129.99
Founded in April of 2000, Synology Inc. is a leader in next-generation Network Attached Storage (NAS) servers for the home and small to medium sized business markets. Specializing in both hardware and software for network attached storage devices, Synology products are feature-rich, easy-to-use, energy-efficient, reliable and affordable. All Synology product investments are enhanced with product warranties, free software upgrades and 24/7 online support.
Visit http://www.synology.com for more information. Synology has a global presence with regional offices in the US (Bellevue, Washington), and the UK (London, England), Germany (Dusseldorf), and Taiwan (Taipei).
CONTACT: Synology America Corp., (425) 818-1587