Excerpt: Just a few days ago we took a deep dive into Synology's new Diskstation Manager software, version 4.1. Given the increasing complexity of NAS products the software plays a significant role, but without the hardware, you only have slices of code.
This network storage box is a powerhouse for home and office users
Good Gear Guide.au
6 January 2013
Excerpt: Synology has made a name for itself offering a huge range of network storage devices with excellent management software that’s constantly evolving, aimed at small business and home power users. The DiskStation DS412+ is one of those products — it’s a no-nonsense storage box that offers huge storage capacity, easy upgrades and plenty of functionality beyond standard backup and access over a network.
Pros: Wide range of storage and business apps, Excellent transfer speeds, Easy drive access and upgradeability
Cons: Overkill for home users, Initial setup can be daunting, Surveillance Station only supports one camera by default
Excerpt: Synology has been in the NAS business for a dozen years now, and has a wide range of models from single-bay home tabletop units to 12-bay and rackmount storage drives. Read more storage reviews .