Managing multiple Synology NAS enclosures can become a pain, especially if you simply wish to glance at metrics across the board. This is where Active Insight comes into play. Here's how to set it up and use this new cloud-based feature.
RAID stands for Redundant Array of Independent Disks, and it's one of the best ways to protect your data against drive issues and failure. It's incredibly important to configure RAID for your Synology NAS. Here's all you need to know.
Not everyone has the network infrastructure in place at home to run cabling around rooms to a NAS enclosure. This is where wireless comes into play, which was supported by Synology servers. Unfortunately, support has since been dropped, including with DSM 7.0.
Most of Synology's DiskStation NAS enclosure catalog will be supported by DSM 7.0. If you'd like to double-check to see whether your NAS will be receiving the update, we've got the official list right here.
Synology pushed out DSM 7.0, its "largest update yet." There's a new UI, more secure ways to log into your NAS, hybrid cloud storage support, new Storage Manager and Photos apps, and much more. Here's our full review of the 7.0 update.
Need to reset your Synology NAS to change an admin password, reset network settings, or completely reinstall the OS? We've got you covered with this comprehensive guide to run you through the quick steps.
Do you own a Western Digital My Book Live? If so, you may want to disconnect the NAS from the internet right now. Owners have found themselves either locked out of the server or without any data. Western Digital is investigating, but its official stance thus far is that customer accounts have been compromised.
Synology launched DSM 7.0 on June 29 and there are two ways to load the update onto your NAS enclosure. There's an automated method through DSM itself or you can manually download and install 7.0 yourself. Here's how to do it.
Synology is working to give its DiskStation Manager NAS OS a visual refresh with the launch of DSM 7.0. We've got all the details on this upcoming NAS OS update, including new features, how to install the release candidate, as well as when you can expect to see it go live for (almost) everyone.
Synology makes some excellent NAS and the DiskStation DS220+ is a great value enclosure. Powered by an Intel processor and rocking two drive bays, this NAS server is incredibly versatile. You can set up your own home surveillance server, stream movies and shows through Plex, or even create your own cloud storage. Right now it's on sale for Prime Day and I'm going to tell you why you should consider buying one.
Synology is a favorite of the NAS community, and some of the company's offerings are on sale for Prime Day. To help you find your new Synology enclosure, we've compiled a list of all the Synology discounts.