Networking, NAS Storage and surveillance manufacturer Synology has unveiled a new addition to their range of J Series NAS Storage in the form of the DiskStation DS418j, designed to provide an entry level four bay NAS storage solution for home data backup and multimedia streaming.
Synology has made storage management easy thanks to its incorporated Synology Hybrid RAID (SHR) technology. Offering an automated RAID management system enabling users to easily create and expand storage volumes and migrate RAID. Together with 1 to 2-disk redundancy to safeguard your data during drive failures if required.
Features of the DiskStation DS418j NAS include :
– SHR maximizes the data capacity of your RAID when different sizes of HDDs are used.
– For novice users who have no technical background and still want to protect their data using RAID technology, a convenient installation wizard will guide you through all the steps during your first installation.
– You can add new disks on the fly in Storage Manager with a simple click.
– While creating a volume, you can plan ahead and leave empty and unallocated space for future usage.
Michael Wang, Product Manager at Synology Inc explains :
In the digital era, photos, videos, and digital assets are being generated faster than ever. For home and individual users, it is essential to have a private storage solution that can satisfy the needs for both large storage capacity and secure data sharing. Combining hardware innovations and rich applications, the 4-bay DS418j allows users to enjoy cloud synchronization and multimedia streaming at a competitive price.
For more information on the Synology DiskStation DS418j NAS jump over to the official product page via the link below.