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Synology DS1515+ Review – Part 1: Initial setup and basics

This week I received the Synology DS1515+ NAS I ordered and will go about setting it up as a home file server. In a subsequent post, I’ll write about clustering with DS1812+. 2,621 more words

Computers And Internet

install Pyload on NAS Synology - DSM 5.1

Two months ago I bought a new Network Attached Storage.
For my purposes, I choose a NAS Synology DS213J with two hd Western Digital RED of 3TB for each, to have 3TB of free space with a best RAID1 “bit-to-bit” backup. 704 more words


Prepare Your NAS File Transfer Performance Test with Mac OSX Client

There are already many NAS performance test available. Because I need real-world file transfer rate for my Mac mini (Late 2012), I decide to create my own sample data and procedure to meet my needs. 802 more words


md5deep and hashdeep on Synology DS212+

My personal photos are located at my desktop computer, and I have backups of them on my Synology DS212+ and my old faithful Linksys NSLU2 with an external disk. 418 more words


Two Factor Authentication for Synology and others - Alternative to mobile Apps

One way to secure the access to our Synology Diskstation Web Management interface and File Manager tool is to enable the two factor authentication (2FA). This means that we need to have something we know (the username and password) and something that we have (a mobile phone) to access these interfaces. 324 more words

All About All

Measuring NAS performance

Just a quick note on possibilities available to do some bench-marking of NAS performance. Quite often Blackmagic Disk Speed Test or Intel NAS Performance Toolkit… 281 more words


Synology DSM 5.2 Beta Could Be A Big Deal

It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Synology. The company has always, always treated me well. In fact if more companies acted like Synology did, I think that we’d have a lot of very happy consumers out there. 1,021 more words