DiskStation DS3018xs

Synology DiskStation DS3018xs provides a reliable and powerful attached storage solution for small and medium business networks. Because storage can be refilled with an optional M.2 SSD adapter card for dual SSD as a cache, this is the ideal solution to simplify data management and deployment virtualization planning. 

Synology DS3018xs are supported with a 5-year limited warranty from Synology. Synology DS3018xs is a storage solution attached to the new 6-bay network that has outstanding performance and flexible scalability. It can be installed with an optional 10GbE network card, thus giving more than 2,231MB / s sequential readings and 265,000 IOPS sequential reading under a RAID 5 configuration in the 10GbE1 environment. 

The DS3018xs is powered by a 2.2 GHz dual-core processor with a 2.6 GHz boost frequency and is supported by 8GB of RAM, which can be expanded up to 32GB. DS3018xs supports up to 30 drives with two Synology DX12152 expansion units, making it possible to start small and easily increase demand. 

In addition to the 10GbE card add-on, which can increase the network capacity of DS3018xs, the PCIe slot also supports the optional M2D173 PCIe M.2 SSD adapter card for the dual M.2 SSD slot to function as an SSD cache for highly enhanced storage performance without using drive bay 3, 5 ".

Next Generation Storage DS3018xs

DS3018xs integrates the Btrfs file system, bringing the most advanced storage technology to meet modern large-scale business management needs: Flexible Shared Folders / User Quota Systems provide comprehensive quota control on all user accounts and shared folders. 

Advanced snapshot technology with an adjustable backup schedule allows up to 1,024 backup copies of shared folders and 65,000 copies of snapshots of all systems without occupying large storage capacity and system resources. 

File or folder level data recovery brings great convenience and saves time for users who want to restore only certain files or folders. Self-healing file: The Btrfs file system is able to automatically detect damaged files with mirror metadata, and recover damaged data using supported RAID volumes, which include RAID 1, 5, 6, and 10.

DS3018xsComprehensive Business Application

Supported by the innovative Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM), DS3018xs comes complete with applications and features specifically designed for large-scale businesses: Windows® AD and LDAP support allows easy integration with existing business directory services without re-creating user accounts. 

Windows ACL support provides fine-grained access control and efficient settings privileges, allowing DS3018xs to enter infrastructure today. Internet file access is simplified by encrypted FTP servers and web-based explorer files, Synology File Stations. HTTPS, firewalls, and IP files block support automatically ensuring sharing over the Internet is protected with a high level of security in DS3018xs. 

Privileges The application controls access to applications and packages based on each individual account, user group, or IP address. MailPlus allows businesses to manage private mail servers that are safe, reliable, and while giving employees modern email clients to receive and send messages. With Synology Office, Calendar and Chat, the powerful Collaboration Suite enables safe and efficient personal communication and business-owned content organizations to easily manage and control.

DS3018xs Virtualization Solution

The Synology Virtual Machine Manager opens many possibilities, allowing for managing and running various virtual machines, including Windows, Linux, and DSM Virtual. Test new software versions in a sandbox environment, isolate customer machines, and increase the flexibility of DS3018xs without additional costs for deployment and maintenance. 

ISCSI Synology Storage fully supports most virtualization solutions for enhanced work efficiency with an easy management interface. VMware vSphere ™ 6.5 and VAAI integration help dismantle storage operations and optimize computing efficiency. Windows Offloaded Data Transfer (ODX) speeds up data transfer and migration rates, while OpenStack Cinder support converts Synology NAS into component block based storage.

DS3018xs Reliability, Availability & Disaster Recovery

System reliability is very important for businesses that depend on commercial servers every day. DS3018xs responds to this problem with a wide range of availability features and redundancy: High Availability Synology ensures a smooth transition between clustered servers and that services remain online in the event of an unexpected disaster. 

Snapshot replication provides scheduled and almost instant data protection, ensures business documents in shared folders, virtual machines at iSCSI LUNs, or docker application data remains safe and available when a disaster occurs. Fan redundant systems and network ports with failover support ensure continuous uptime services in DS3018xs.