Durable, compact rackmount NAS server for SMB
Designed to serve growing businesses of any size and dedicated to
enhance working experience and productivity, RS214 is a 1U 2-bay
rackmount NAS featuring easy data sharing and management.
High-performance and floating-point unit boost
RS214 is equipped with the built-in floating-point unit which
enhances the overall capability of the main CPU, enabling higher
working efficiency. RS214 delivers an average of over 69.33 MB/sec
writing speed under RAID 1 configuration in a Windows® environment,
and over 132.27 MB/sec reading. With RAM twice the size of its
predecessor, RS214 exhibits an optimal boost in multi-tasking
Dual LAN with failover and Link Aggregation support
Coming with dual LAN for failover and Link Aggregation support,
RS214 ensures continual network service in case of LAN failure,
while the hot-swappable design facilitates easy and risk-free hard
drive replacement. The hard drive tray lock further secures your
hard drives from unauthorized or accidental withdrawal.
SuperSpeed USB 3.0 accelerates transfer rates
RS214 optimizes your working experiences by enabling faster and
more efficient data transfers. To ensure scalability, RS214
provides an eSATA and two USB 3.0 interfaces in the back, alongside
two USB 2.0 interfaces in the front panel for quick access.
Compact 12-inch design suited for standard
RS214 fits perfectly into 2-position racks and wall mount racks
without additional rail kits. It is also resilient enough to
withstand operating temperature of up to 45°C/110°F, offering high
reliability under extreme conditions. The compact design offers an
affordable solution for both industrial standard environments and
smaller server rooms with limited space.
Award winning OS - DiskStation Manager
Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) is a sleek, browser-based
operating system running on every DiskStation and RackStation,
which makes managing your Synology NAS a breeze. Featuring an
intuitive user interface, DSM makes accessing and sharing your data
smarter and simpler. Synology's Package Center lets you download
and install useful add-on packages designed specifically for
individual or business needs, meaning you can enjoy more
entertainment in your life or better productivity at work.
Ultimate file center
File Station is a fast and secure feature for sharing and managing
your files stored on RS214. Just drag-n-drop and upload data from
Mac or PC. Advanced filters make it easy to search for documents,
photos, or videos. With built-in FTP or email clients, RS214 lets
you organize and share files through an advanced web application
effortlessly. You can even share files and folders with others by
simply sending a link. Files can be reached on mobile devices via
the companion mobile app DS file. HTTPS, SSL/TLS encryption, and
link expiry dates also ensure file sharing over the Internet is
Connect your data quickly and easily
Synology aims to provide you the most convenient way to enjoy all
services on RS214. With Synology QuickConnect, you don't have to
deal with difficult DDNS setup. QuickConnect frees you from
complicated router configuration and port-forwarding, so your
entertainment and work files can be accessed on any computer,
laptop, or mobile devices instantly without extra charge.
Effective backup solution
Synology RS214 can serve as a centralized backup target. Whether
you are a Windows or Mac user, you can back up everything on your
computer directly to Synology NAS using Cloud Station. Whenever you
modify a file, the changes are backed up to RS214 automatically.
Mac users also enjoy native Apple® Time Machine support. You can
also back up data from your RS214 to another DiskStation, rsync
servers, external drives, or even Amazon® S3, Glacier cloud
service, Microsoft Azure, SFR, and hicloud. "Backup &
Replication" allows you to schedule backup tasks and restore the
server to any particular point in time, while minimizing storage
consumption and processing time by saving only the specific data
block that has been changed between versions.
Your files anywhere with cloud service
RS214 brings you comprehensive cloud service. Cloud Station lets
you sync files among DiskStations and multiple devices, including
Windows PC, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, as well as Windows mobile
devices, whereas 2-way sync allows file synchronization among
different DiskStations. You can even sync your DiskStation with
Google Drive, OneDrive, Dropbox, Box, hubiC, and Baidu Cloud —
establish your hybrid cloud to enjoy more storage flexibility and
prevent data loss.
The most compatible sharing
Enjoy seamless files sharing across Windows®, Mac®, and Linux®
platforms as RS214 offers comprehensive network protocol support
including FTP, SMB2, AFP, NFS and WebDAV. With Windows AD and LDAP
integration, RS214 can fit effortlessly into any existing network
environment - there is no need for IT administrators to maintain
two sets of credentials. You also won't worry about missing files
with the Recycle Bin feature which is supported on AFP, CIFS, File
Station, and WebDAV. All files deleted in a shared folder will be
automatically moved into the Recycle Bin.
Fit into business environments easily
With the support of Windows AD, LDAP, and Domain Trust, RS214
enables seamless account integration. The User Home feature can
automatically create a "home" folder for every user account to
minimize the administrator's effort in repeatedly creating "home"
folders for all accounts. Windows ACL support on RS214 allows IT
administrators to fine tune access controls and set up privileges
to files and folders on RS214 through the familiar Windows user
interface. With compatibility for major protocols, RS214 can
eliminate server configuration overhead and enhance IT
Offering rich office applications, RS214 can serve as your
multi-function server. With add-on packages Mail Server and Mail
Station, RS214 can become a dedicated mail server, and let you
enjoy complete webmail service. RS214 can become a VPN server or
VPN client. The comprehensive VPN service let you access resources
remotely while maintaining security protocols. As a printer server,
RS214 minimizes businesses' operating costs by sharing printing
resources throughout the office. Administration and network tools,
such as DNS Server, Directory Server, RADIUS Server, DHCP Server,
and Log Center help you manage IT deployment and policies more
efficiently. Maximize resource utilization with RS214!
Eco-friendly NAS server
All Synology NAS is designed with energy efficiency in mind. RS214
only consumes 12.43W in HDD Hibernation and 19.58W in access. The
support of Wake on LAN/WAN and scheduled power on and off can
further reduce power consumption and operation cost. Synology
acknowledges the responsibility as a global citizen, so all
Synology products are produced with RoHS compliant parts and packed
with recyclable packing materials.
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