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Synology DS418j Budget-Friendly 4-Bay NAS Review

Introduction Synology’s DS418j is a budget friendly 4-bay NAS. Lately, we’ve had a look at a lot of 2-bay NAS units, and while that’s enough for a lot of ...

October 27, 2017 at 12:41 pm by
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Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) Software Introduction

Introduction Below the surface of any Synology NAS beats a heart in the form of DSM or DiskStation Manager. The operating system has been in development for a long time, ...

October 27, 2017 at 12:40 pm by
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Synology Introduces DiskStation DS218play, DS218j, and DS118

Synology launched three new NAS today with media streaming, file sharing, and data backup features perfect for home and small offices. The new devices include the 2-bay ...

October 26, 2017 at 12:16 pm by
Synology Announces DiskStation DS418play Multimedia NAS

Synology Announces DiskStation DS418play Multimedia NAS

Synology added the DiskStation DS418 NAS to their Value series lineup last week. Now they are adding one more with the name of DS418Play. This NAS looks identical to the ...

September 29, 2017 at 12:19 pm by
Synology Releases DiskStation DS418 Value Series NAS

Synology Releases DiskStation DS418 Value Series NAS

Synology has released the DS418, a versatile value-series NAS for home and office users. The DS418 uses a Realtek RTD1296 64-bit quad-core CPU, running at 1.4GHz with 2GB of ...

September 20, 2017 at 10:55 am by
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Synology DiskStation DS716+II 2-Bay SMB NAS Review

We have seen an ever increasing amount of features added to NAS devices, but Synology‘s DS716+II (Product Link) takes things back to the basics. And that is not a ...

May 31, 2017 at 9:00 am by

Synology Releases M2D17 Dual M.2 SSD PCIe Caching Card

Those who wish to get an extra level of performance in their NAS will usually opt for solid state drives to do so. But that does, for the most part, have the downside of ...

April 13, 2017 at 4:30 pm by

Synology Releases DX517 5-Bay Expansion Unit

Synology didn’t just launch two new NAS devices today, they also launched a new expansion enclosure called the DX517. The Synology DX517 provides an easy way to scale ...

April 13, 2017 at 3:15 pm by

Synology Releases DS1517+ and DS1817+ 5 and 8-Bay NAS Models

Synology announced two new NAS units in the Plus-series and launched the new DiskStation DS1517+ and DS1817+ NAS. The DS1517+ is a 5-bay NAS while the DS1817+ is an 8-bay ...

April 13, 2017 at 2:00 pm by

Synology Surveillance Station 8.0.2 Officially Launched

The surveillance station is a vital part of many NAS setups. It is the backbone of many surveillance setups and Synology is constantly improving the app to deliver a better ...

April 1, 2017 at 6:45 pm by

Zyxel Announces CAM3115 Aurora Cloud Access Camera

Home security systems are becoming more popular as the amount of choices increases and the ease of which it is to set them up and use. The newest of such smart IoT home ...

March 28, 2017 at 4:39 pm by

Seagate and Synology Bring Ironwolf Health Management to Synology NAS

Synology introduced a first beta version to their new Seagate IronWolf health management a little while ago and now the feature has become a full reality. Seagate and ...

March 22, 2017 at 3:00 am by

Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) 6.1 Review

Introduction When it comes to reviews, I am mostly doing hardware based reviews, and while my regular NAS reviews show a lot of the software too, they don’t go into ...

February 23, 2017 at 12:01 pm by
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Synology Unveils The DiskStation DS3617xs NAS

Synology is a global leader when it comes to NAS devices and has just unveiled their latest product, the DiskStation DS3617xs. This particular NAS has 12-bays which can scale ...

December 6, 2016 at 5:30 pm by
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Synology Unveils The FlashStation FS3017 NAS

Synology is a highly respected manufacturer of Network Attached Storage (NAS) devices and releases a huge number of innovative solutions. Recently, the company launched the ...

November 24, 2016 at 2:30 pm by