RackStation RS818 + / RS818RP +

RackStation RS818 + / RS818RP +

Synology RackStation RS818 + / RS818RP + is a 1U 4-bay rack mount NAS designed for small and medium size businesses. Powered by a quad-core processor with the AES-NI hardware encryption engine, RS818 + / RS818RP + provides high-performance and scalable storage, ideal for centralizing data backup, protecting important assets, and sharing files across multiple platforms. 

Synology RS818 + / RS818RP + is supported by the Synology 3-year limited warranty. The Synology RS818 + / RS818RP + high-speed Scalable Storage Server is a 4-bay network storage solution that is equipped with a quad-core processor and 2GB DDR3 memory (can be increased to 16GB). 

RS818 + / RS818RP + supports one additional network interface card add-in 10GbE, and with Link Aggregation enabled, RS818 + / RS818RP + provides high sequential throughput performance at more than 1,099MB / s reading and 401MB / s writing1. RS818 + / RS818RP + can support up to 8 drives when connected to one Synology RX418 expansion unit2. Storage capacity can be expanded according to business needs with little effort.

Next Generation Storage Efficiency RackStation RS818 + / RS818RP +

RS818 + / RS818RP + introduces the Btrfs file system, bringing the most advanced storage technology to meet modern business management needs: Default data integrity checks detect data and file system corruption with data and meta-data checksums and increase overall stability. 

Flexible Shared Folders / User Quota Systems provide comprehensive quota control over all user accounts and shared folders. Advanced snapshot technology with an adjustable backup schedule allows up to 1,024 backup copies of shared folders at intervals of at least 5 minutes without occupying large storage capacity and system resources. 

File or folder level data restoration provides great convenience and saves time for users who want to restore only certain files or folders. Self-healing files: Btrfs file system can automatically detect damaged files with mirrored metadata, and recover damaged data using supported RAID volumes, which include RAID1, 5, 6, and 10.

RackStation RS818 + / RS818RP + Comprehensive Business Application

Powered by the innovative Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM), RS818 + / RS818RP + is fully equipped with applications and features specifically designed for small or developing businesses: Windows and LDAP support allows easy integration of existing business directory services.

Windows ACL support provides very smooth access control and efficient settings privileges, allowing RS818 + / RS818RP + to fit in with existing infrastructure. Internet file access is simplified by encrypted FTP servers and files based on web explorer, Synology File Station. HTTPS support, firewalls, and IP auto-block ensure that files shared via the Internet are protected with a high level of security. 

Privileges The application controls access to applications and packages based on individual accounts, user groups, or IP addresses. MailPlus allows businesses to set up secure, reliable and personal email servers while giving employees modern mail clients to receive and send messages. With the Synology Office, Calendar and Chat, the powerful Collaboration Suite allows safe and efficient personal communication as well as content organizations that businesses can easily manage and control.

RackStation RS818 + / RS818RP + Ready for Virtualization

Synology Virtual Machine Manager adds unlimited capabilities to NAS. Prepare and run various virtual machines, including Windows, Linux, and Virtual DSM so that they can test new versions of software in the sandbox environment, isolate machine customers, and increase flexibility of RS818 + / RS818RP + with hardware minimized deployment and maintenance costs. 

ISCSI Synology Storage fully supports most virtualization solutions to improve efficiency work with a simple management interface. VMware vSphere 6.5 and VAAI integration help reduce storage operations and optimize calculation efficiency. Windows Offloaded Data Transfer (ODX) speeds up data transfer and migration rates, while OpenStack Cinder support transforms NAS Synology into component block based storage.

RackStation RS818 + / RS818RP + Reliability, Availability & Disaster Recovery

System reliability is very important for businesses that depend on them commercial servers every day. RS818 + / RS818RP + responds to this concern with wide availability and redundancy features: Synology High Availability ensures seamless transitions between servers grouped in the event of server failure with minimal impact on the application. 

Redundant power supply (RS818RP only), system fan and network port with failover support ensures maximum continuous service uptime. High reliability system design includes fanless CPU coolers and passive cooling technology, preventing a single failure point. RackStation RS818 + / RS818RP + is great for small and medium businesses.