As regular readers of our blog will attest we like nothing better than to introduce a new product range.

Synology have unveiled their Network Attached Storage (NAS) products allow the user to share, stream and store data securely in one central position; not only that it will backup your files so in the event of a home users laptop or a business’ server failing, the data can be easily retrieved.

However this isn’t where the great news stops. We can hear a question coming; what makes Synology different? Well the user can increase productivity, without increasing their budget. This we just know you’ll like the sound of!

Home user 

NAS is a welcome addition for the Home User. The premium performance offers great compatibility, whether you’re using Windows, Mac or Linux, you can enjoy seamless file sharing with Synology’s comprehensive network protocol support. DiskStation is the ultimate hub to sync and share data among members. It allows seamless integration and allows everything to be on the same page.

As we previously mentioned if you’re working within a limited budget Synology NAS is the essential device to successfully cater for your various IT demands; the DiskStation acting as the all-in-one server. With Synology Hybrid RAID (SHR) and a multitude of data protection features, it delivers a secure private cloud for any business, whether you are home or office based.

As we are all aware our company data requires insurance and Synology NAS offers that essential backup for PC and Mac computers, servers, iSCSI LUN, and backup to public cloud services. The powerful Backup & Replication app offers multiple version restoration, encryption and compression, and schedulable backup, which in turns ensures maximum flexibility and efficiency.

Small to Medium sized business

As businesses progress, management needs to foresee threats, identify challenges and react fast when issues strike. Synology NAS serves as a reliable IT asset that can easily integrate into existing IT infrastructure, and maintains the flexibility to scale up to businesses growing demands. Synology provides trustworthy and scalable solutions to help administrators simplify daily tasks and prepare for the future.

Synology NAS servers’ complete integration brings effortless IT configuration. Support for Windows AD, LDAP and Domain Trust enable seamless account integration. By offering cross-platform support, compatibility with major protocols, and even virtualization support, Synology NAS servers eliminate extraneous server configuration and reserve administrator’s attention to tasks requiring more supervision.

Keeping an agile storage infrastructure allows future scalability along with business growth. Select Synology NAS servers come with scalability in storage, network, and RAM, allowing businesses to expand server capacity as needs arise. DiskStation is compatible with major virtualization solutions to consolidate physical space while optimizing resource utilization.

As we know for any I.T. administrator utilizing I.T. infrastructure efficiently is a huge challenge. In addition to serving as a file server, Synology NAS delivers services including mail, print, VPN, proxy, syslog, and much, much more, all the time highly reducing extra hardware cost. To maximise ROI and usability, DiskStation is equipped with an easy-to-use interface, allowing you to monitor resource, analyze storage, and control network traffic in real-time.

We have no doubt that the NAS will further enhance Synology’s already great reputation.

Until next time.