RackStation RS217

Synology RackStation RS217 is a compact 2-bay rackmount 2-bay NAS with exceptional cost-effective performance, providing smart entry to rack-level storage for small business growth to effectively manage, share and synchronize data. Supported by award-winning DSM software, RS217 is ready to take business to the next level. 

Synology RS217 is supported by a 3-year limited warranty from Synology. Synology RS217 is an affordable and reliable solution for small offices or businesses. Powered by the fast Marvell® ARMADA ™ dual-core processor, Synology RS217 is designed to maximize performance, enabling higher efficiency and cost effectiveness. 

Synology RS217 delivers an average of more than 127.51MB / s in speed of writing under a RAID 1 configuration in Windows® environments, and more than 210.87MB / s in reading1, making it one of the best values ​​in 2-bay rackmount NAS devices available today. 

Designed for reliability, the RS217 comes with dual Gigabit LAN failover support to ensure continuous network services in the event of a LAN failure. The hot-swappable drive tray design allows for easy installation and maintenance for 2.5-inch and 3.5-inch HDDs without any additional tools. 

The hard drive tray lock further secures the hard drive from being unauthorized or accidental withdrawal. To ensure scalability, RS217 provides eSATA and two USB 3.0 ports on the back, along with one USB 2.0 port on the front for easy access. The compact 12 inch depth Synology RS217, 1U 2-bay rackmount NAS server with a depth of only 12 inches, offers an affordable and comprehensive solution for industry standard environments and smaller server space with limited space. 

Its compact size is perfect for 2-position rack and wall racks without the need for additional rail kits. It is also tough enough to withstand operating temperatures up to 50 ° C / 122 ° F, offering high reliability under extreme conditions. The improved fan design makes the Synology RS217 fan rotate at a very low speed, ensuring peace and quiet in a work environment with only 25.8dB (a).

Comprehensive Office Application RS217

With Synology RS217 and its rich business applications, you can increase personal productivity and more importantly, work more efficiently. SpreadSheet lets you create, edit, and simultaneously collaborate on spreadsheets with many users in any browser, and easily share with a certain group of people. 

VPN servers offer an easy VPN solution, providing a secure way to connect to a private LAN from a remote location. The RADIUS server strengthens network security by overseeing wireless access authentication through RADIUS (Dial-In User Service Remote Authentication) network protocols in RS217. 

The Supervision Station offers a centralized interface for managing IP cameras that are used in the office or home, allowing users who travel miles and miles to maintain their personal environment by watching live shows, recording shows, and taking photos with a computer or iOS / Android device.

RS217 Cross-Platform File Sharing and Data Synchronization

Synology RS217 supports a comprehensive network protocol, ensuring files that seamlessly share experiences on the Windows®, Mac® and Linux® platforms. Windows AD and LDAP integration allows RS217 to enter quickly and easily into an existing network environment without having to re-create user accounts. 

Cloud Sync keeps your Dropbox, Google ™ Drive Storage, Microsoft OneDrive, Baidu and Box in harmony with your Synology NAS at home. The Cloud Station Suite allows you to synchronize files between many devices - Windows PCs, Tablets / phones Mac, Linux, iOS, or Android ™ - easily keeping everything up-to-date. All file sharing over the Internet is protected at a high level of security with HTTPS, firewalls, and the automatic IP blocking mechanism supported by RS217.

RS217 Easy and Smart Backup Solutions

With additional block level backup and deduplication from cross versions, Synology Hyper Backup provides backup and multi-version with optimized storage utilization and allows multiple purposes to backup for local shared folders, external hard drives, network sharing folders, rsync servers, and cloud services public. 

Hyper Backup Vault provides an overview of all backup history and storage consumption for each backup task. QuickConnect and EZ-Internet configure your RS217 to be accessible via the Internet with minimal effort. Multimedia content is easily accessed through popular Synology mobile applications such as Photo DS, DS audio, and DS videos. Other applications, such as DS get, DS files, and DS cloud, allow file downloads / access / synchronization from anywhere at any time.

RS217 Energy Efficient and Easy Management Design

Synology RS217 was designed and developed taking into account energy efficiency. Compared to other rackmount storage server partners, RS217 only consumes 21.25W on a regular basis. Wake on LAN / WAN support and scheduled power on and off can further reduce power consumption and operating costs. 

Hibernation HDD can be configured to effect automatically when the system is inactive for a certain period of time. This not only saves energy but also extends the life of the hard disk. All Synology products are manufactured with components that are RoHS compliant and packaged with recycled packaging materials. Synology recognizes its responsibility as a global citizen to continuously work to reduce the environmental impact of each product produced in RS217.