Thinking of buying DS2411+ for my home office

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Thinking of buying DS2411+ for my home office

Unread post by ddms » Sun Jul 01, 2012 9:51 pm

I'm thinking of buying a DS2411+ with which I'll initially have 5 or 6 3TB drives and then keep adding more within the coming months.

The description says it has a dual core processor. Which processor exactly?

What sort of OS runs on this unit? Can I run my own distros instead?

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Re: Thinking of buying DS2411+ for my home office

Unread post by mike42dk » Mon Jul 02, 2012 1:13 pm

ddms wrote:I'm thinking of buying a DS2411+ with which I'll initially have 5 or 6 3TB drives and then keep adding more within the coming months.

The description says it has a dual core processor. Which processor exactly?
The processor is a Intel Atom D525
http://forum.synology.com/wiki/index.ph ... y_NAS_have

What sort of OS runs on this unit? Can I run my own distros instead?
Synology run with there own DSM
http://www.synology.com/dsm/index.php?lang=enu

Per standard you can't run you own, but if you are a nifty programmer then you would be able to run something else :wink:
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