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Synology® Releases Its Latest 2-Bay High Performance NAS

Unread post by Syno.Marivel » Tue Nov 05, 2013 7:56 pm

Synology® Releases Its Latest 2-Bay High Performance NAS for Small Business – The DS214+


Bellevue, Washington—Synology® America Corp. announces the pending release of the all-new DS214+. Optimized for small businesses, this dual-bay NAS sets a new benchmark for price and performance.

Read/write speeds have nearly doubled over the DS213+. The DS214+ takes full advantage of its new dual-NIC design, by enabling link aggregation (LAG) for increased throughput and failover. With LAG enabled, the DS214+ can now achieve read performance of over 200MB/s and over 150MB/s for write.

The new case design makes installation and maintenance easier than before. Each hot-swappable bay uses Synology’s new tool-less drive caddies. Each bay can now be locked, to prevent accidental removal.

Among its other attributes, the DS214+ now has a faster Dual-Core ARM processor, and a full gigabyte of RAM. The unit is especially responsive when it comes to multitasking using Synology’s award-winning DiskStation Manager (DSM 4.3) OS.

With DSM 4.3 the DS214+ supports features like:

• Cloud Station with selective sync – Keep files, file-types, and folders in sync across all of your devices

• Encrypted network backup over Rsync, HTTPS, and VPN connections – to keep data transfers private between networks

• File Station folder link sharing – easily share data without having to set up custom permissions

• LDAP Directory Server – Backup and restore LDAP databases

• iOS, Android, and Windows Phone support – for convenient remote access

“The DS214+ is every bit an improvement over the DS213+,” said Thadd Weil, public relations manager at Synology America Corp. “It offers nearly double the performance at an extremely attractive price.”

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The Synology DiskStation DS214+ are now shipping globally, and will be available in the United States in early December.

About Synology

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 for more information

Synology has a global presence with regional offices in the US (Bellevue, Washington), and the UK (London, England), Germany (Düsseldorf), and Taiwan (Taipei).
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Thadd Weil
Synology America Corp.


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