Synology RackStation RS2818RP+ is a 16-bay NAS designed for small- and medium-sized businesses. It provides large, scalable storage capacity with affordable total cost of ownership, ideal to serve as a centralized backup destination or a file server, providing easy-to-use storage applications to safeguard company's data assets. Synology RS2818RP+ is backed by Synology's 3-year limited warranty.
High storage capacity NAS in 3U chassis enclosure with 16 drive bays
High performance of over 1,400 MB/s sequential read throughput and 26,000 random write IOPS, capable of installing optional 10GbE NICs
Quad core, 2.1 GHz CPU and 4GB DDR4 memory, expandable up to 64GB
Scale up to 28 drives with Synology RX1217/RX1217RP
Dynamic iSCSI/NFS storage for VMware, Windows Hyper-V, Citrix, and OpenStack
Advanced Btrfs file system offering 65,000 system-wide snapshots and 1,024 snapshots per shared folder
Complete virtualization solution with Synology Virtual Machine Manager. Dynamic iSCSI/NFS storage for VMware, Windows Hyper-V, Citrix, and OpenStack
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Scalable Storage Server On-Demand
Synology RS2818RP+ is a 3U, 16-bay network-attached storage solution, providing large storage capacity for growing businesses. It can support up to 28 drives when connected to one Synology RX1217 or RX1217RP1 expansion unit. Storage capacity can be expanded according to your business needs with minimal effort. It is ideal to serve as an centralized backup target, a file server or a hub-and-spoke backup target for distributed businesses.
RS2818RP+ is equipped with a quad-core processor and 4GB DDR4 memory (expandable up to 64GB). With Link Aggregation enabled, RS2818RP+ delivers outstanding sequential throughput performance at over 1,400 MB/s reading and 580 MB/s writing and the iSCSI random IOPS performance can reach over 38,100 in reading and 26,000 in writing
Cross-Platform File Sharing and Data Synchronization
RS2818RP+ can serve as a centralized backup destination, providing large storage capacity with affordable cost of ownership. Large amount of data scattered on employees' workstations can be easily backed up and synced to a centralized target on RS2818RP+. Cloud Sync keeps your Dropbox, Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive, Baidu, and Box storage in sync with RS2818RP+. Cloud Station Suite allows you to effortlessly sync files across multiple devices, including Windows, macOS, Linux, and Android or iOS mobile devices.
With block-level incremental backup and cross-version deduplication, Synology Hyper Backup provides multi-version backup with optimized storage utilization and allows for backing up to multiple destinations-local shared folders, external hard drives, network shared folders, rsync servers, and public cloud services.
Btrfs: Next Generation Storage Efficiency
RS2818RP+ introduces the Btrfs file system, bringing the most advanced storage technologies to meet the management needs of modern businesses:
Built-in data integrity check detects data and file system corruption with data and meta-data checksums and improves the overall stability.
Flexible Shared Folder/User Quota System provides comprehensive quota control over all user accounts and shared folders.
Advanced snapshot technology with customizable backup schedule allows up to 1,024 copies of shared folder backups in a minimum 5-minute interval without occupying huge storage capacity and system resources
File or folder level data restoration brings huge conveniences and saves time for users who wish to restore only a specific file or folder
File self-healing: Btrfs file system can auto-detect corrupted files with mirrored metadata, and recover broken data using the supported RAID volumes, which include RAID1, 5, 6, and 10.
Effortless Virtualization Environment
Synology's Virtual Machine Manager adds unlimited capabilities to your NAS. Set up and run various virtual machines, including Windows, Linux, and Virtual DSM so that you can test new software versions in a sandbox environment, isolate your customers' machines, and increase the flexibility of your RS2818RP+ with reduced hardware deployment and maintenance costs.
Synology iSCSI storage fully supports most virtualization solutions to enhance work efficiency with a simple management interface. VMware vSphere™ 6.5 and VAAI integration helps offload storage operations and optimizes computation efficiency. Windows Offloaded Data Transfer (ODX) speeds up data transfer and migration rates, while OpenStack Cinder support turns your Synology NAS into a block-based storage component.
Reliability, Availability & Disaster Recovery
System reliability is of paramount importance to businesses which depend upon their commercial servers every day. RS2818RP+ responds to these concerns with wide-ranging availability and redundancy features:
Synology High Availability ensures seamless transition between clustered servers in the event of server failure with minimal impact on applications.
Redundant power supplies, system fans and network ports with failover support ensure maximum continuous service uptime
High reliability system design including fan-less CPU heat-sink and passive cooling technology, preventing single points of failure.
Optional 5-year warranty is available in select regions.