Great business starts here – compact and scalable, powerful in
Compact, robust, and scalable, RS816 comes with compelling and
crucial features that growing businesses are looking for in a
rackmount file server. With the dual LAN failover support, this 1U
4-bay rackmount NAS ensures continual availability, promising
steadily growing success at a minimum cost.
Compact and agile, centralized on the business essentials with
The 1U 4-bay rackmount NAS is only 12 inches deep, and can be
deployed in a 2-post or wall-mount rack, ideal for businesses where
space is at a premium. In the meanwhile, RS816 does not compromise
any bit of its computing power, delivering excellent read and write
performance with providing an impressive 142% increase in its
encrypted writing performance compared to its predecessor.
Dual-core CPU with hardware encryption engine
Powered by an upgraded dual-core CPU with hardware encryption
engine, RS816 delivers greatly advanced encryption performance in
dual LAN bonding environments at over 148 MB/s reading, 81 MB/s
writing, making sure every bit of your data is safe from prying
eyes. Plus the built-in floating-point unit enables faster
thumbnail creation when uploading a large amount of photos and
videos, and the 1GB RAM significantly increases RS816’s
multi-tasking capability, making RS816 the optimal rackmount server
for demanding businesses.
Flexible scalability up to eight drives, providing great
capacity to businesses
Designed to satisfy growing businesses, RS816 can be easily scaled
up to eight drives with Synology’s RX415 expansion unit for an
additional 40TB volume, merging into one big 80TB volume, so
businesses can start with a lower upfront cost and scale up storage
capacity as demands grow while reducing time on storage
Dual LAN with failover and Link Aggregation support
RS816 is equipped with dual Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports capable of
applying Link Aggregation technology; while enjoying automatic
bandwidth optimization for each connected device, the dual LAN
ports also support failover, ensuring continual network service
even when one connection is down. RS816’s hot-swappable design
allows easy and risk-free hard drive replacement and maintenance,
providing growing businesses with reliable redundancy mechanisms to
keep operations running smoothly.
With just one RS816, it's possible to handle a vast amount of
tasks. RS816 helps your company gain a competitive edge by acting
as your multi-function server. Directory Server provides LDAP
service, while DNS and DHCP packages allow you to host a domain
name server and automate network IP assignment at no extra cost.
With Synology's Proxy Server, you can regulate content access and
monitor who can access which website while saving bandwidth. You
can host up to 30 websites with Web Station, safeguard the office
environments with Surveillance Station, send and receive mails
using your own email domain with MailPlus, share printing
capability with Printer Server, make RS816 act as a VPN server to
access company’s resources remotely, and more.
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.
Connect your data quickly and easily
Synology aims to provide you the most convenient way to enjoy all
services on RS816. 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 RS816 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 Backup.
Whenever you modify a file, the changes are backed up to RS816
automatically. Mac users also enjoy native Apple® Time Machine
support. You can also back up data from your RS816 to another
DiskStation, rsync servers, external drives, or even Amazon® S3,
Glacier cloud service, Microsoft Azure, SFR, and hicloud. Synology
Hyper Backup 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.
Ultimate file center
File Station is a fast and secure feature for sharing and managing
your files stored on RS816. 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, RS816 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
Your files anywhere with cloud service
RS816 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. With Cloud Sync, you can even sync your
DiskStation with Amazon Cloud Drive, Google Drive, Microsoft
OneDrive, Dropbox, Box, Baidu Cloud, and many more — establish your
hybrid cloud to enjoy more storage flexibility and prevent data
The most compatible sharing
Enjoy seamless files sharing across Windows®, Mac®, and Linux®
platforms as RS816 offers comprehensive network protocol support
including FTP, SMB2, AFP, NFS and WebDAV. With Windows AD and LDAP
integration, RS816 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, RS816
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 RS816 allows IT
administrators to fine tune access controls and set up privileges
to files and folders on RS816 through the familiar Windows user
interface. With compatibility for major protocols, RS816 can
eliminate server configuration overhead and enhance IT
Eco-friendly NAS server
All Synology NAS is designed with energy efficiency in mind. RS816
only consumes 12.4W in HDD Hibernation and 27.9W 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.
- Dual-core 1.8GHz
- 1GB DDR3 RAM
- Up to 225 MB/s reading and 145 MB/s writing performance
- 12.4 W in HDD hibernation/27.9 W in access
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