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Synology RackStation RS816

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Compact, robust, and scalable, RS816 comes with compelling and crucial features that growing businesses are looking for in a rackmount file server. With the dual LAN failover support, this 1U 4-bay rackmount NAS ensures continual availability, promising steadily growing success at a minimum cost.

Compact and agile, centralized on the business essentials with high efficiency

The 1U 4-bay rackmount NAS is only 12 inches deep, and can be deployed in a 2-post or wall-mount rack, ideal for businesses where space is at a premium. In the meanwhile, RS816 does not compromise any bit of its computing power, delivering excellent read and write performance with providing an impressive 142% increase in its encrypted writing performance compared to its predecessor.

Dual-core CPU with hardware encryption engine

Powered by an upgraded dual-core CPU with hardware encryption engine, RS816 delivers greatly advanced encryption performance in dual LAN bonding environments at over 148 MB/s reading, 81 MB/s writing, making sure every bit of your data is safe from prying eyes. Plus the built-in floating-point unit enables faster thumbnail creation when uploading a large amount of photos and videos, and the 1GB RAM significantly increases RS816’s multi-tasking capability, making RS816 the optimal rackmount server for demanding businesses.

Flexible scalability up to eight drives, providing great capacity to businesses

Designed to satisfy growing businesses, RS816 can be easily scaled up to eight drives with Synology’s RX415 expansion unit for an additional 32TB volume, merging into one big 64TB volume, so businesses can start with a lower upfront cost and scale up storage capacity as demands grow while reducing time on storage management.

Dual LAN with failover and Link Aggregation support

RS816 is equipped with dual Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports capable of applying Link Aggregation technology; while enjoying automatic bandwidth optimization for each connected device, the dual LAN ports also support failover, ensuring continual network service even when one connection is down. RS816’s hot-swappable design allows easy and risk-free hard drive replacement and maintenance, providing growing businesses with reliable redundancy mechanisms to keep operations running smoothly.

For more information visit Synology's website or try a Live Demo of Synology's DSM GUI.