Synology NAS-Fileserver and Cluster

Synology Fileserver - Overview

  • NAS file server for SMB, NFS, AFP, FTP and WebDAV
  • 4x 1 GbE, optional additional 4 10 GbE ports
  • Failover Cluster (2 systems required)
  • 12 HDDs to 2U, expandable to 36 disks
  • VM certified for VMware, Citrix and Windows
  • OpenStack Cinder Support
  • Btrfs file system for up to 65,000 snapshots (1024 per share)
  • Intel Xeon D-1521 Quad-Core 2.4GHz, Turbo Boost up to 2.7GHz
  • 8 GB RAM, max. 64 GB
  • redundant power supplies
  • detailed monitoring and management via GUI
  • 5 years warranty with replacement service by the manufacturer

Synology Fileserver - fully customized for your business

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Product information

Synology offers a comprehensive line of file servers. They impress with good performance, very good and clear manageability with many monitoring functions.
The RS3617RPxs rack station with Intel Xeon quad core processor is the flagship of the series and also suitable for use in data centers. Two such systems can also be used asclusters - without additional costs.
The 12-disk system can be expanded with RX1217RP expansion systems to up to 36 hard disks, using 10 TB hard disks this amounts to 360 TB gross capacity.
Redundant power supplies ensure high availability. Five-year manufacturer's warranty and Synology Replacement Service ensure direct replacement of components by the manufacturer.
The system is also ideally suited as storage for virtual machines, it is VMware, Windows and Citrix ready.

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Model overview

Synology RackStation RS3617RPxs pdf offer
CPU Intel Xeon D-1521 quad-core 2.4GHz
Hardware encryption engine Yes (AES-NI)
Memory 8GB DDR4-2133 ECC UDIMM (expandable
Compatible drive type 12 x 3.5" or 2.5" SATA (hard drives not
Maximum internal raw capacity 120TB (12 x 10TB HDD) (The actual
External ports USB 3.0 x 2, Expansion port (Infiniband)
Size (HxWxD) 88 mm x 430.5 mm x 692 mm
Weight 14.5 kg
LAN 1GbE (RJ-45) x 4
PCIe 3.0 x8 slot Two running at x8 mode, supports two
Wake on LAN/WAN Yes
Wireless support (dongle) Yes
AC input power voltage 100V to 240V AC
Power frequency 50 / 60Hz, single phase
Operating temperature 5 to 35°C (40 to 95°F)
Storage temperature -20 to 60°C (-5 to 140°F)
Relative humidity 5% to 95% RH
Networking protocols SMB, AFP, NFS, FTP, WebDAV, CalDAV, iSCSI, Telnet, SSH, SNMP, VPN (PPTP, OpenVPN™, L2TP)
File system Internal: Btrfs, ext4
External: Btrfs, ext4, ext3, FAT, NTFS, HFS+, exFAT3
Storage management Maximum single volume size: 108TB/200TB (at least 32GB RAM required, for RAID 5 or RAID 6 groups only), maximum internal volume: 1,024, maximum iSCSI target: 64, maximum iSCSI LUN: 512, RAID clone/snapshot support, Synology Expansion Unit support: RX1217/RX1217RP
Supported RAID type Basic, JBOD, RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10
File sharing capability Maximum user account: 16,000, maximum group: 512, maximum shared folder: 512, maximum concurrent SMB/AFP/FTP/File Station connections : 2,048
Privilege Windows Access Control List (ACL)
Virtualization ready VMware vSphere 6, Microsoft Hyper-V, Citrix, OpenStack Cinder
Directory service Windows AD integration: Domain Users login via Samba (SMB)/AFP/FTP/File Station, LDAP integration
Security FTP over SSL/TLS, IP auto-block, firewall, encrypted network backup over Rsync, HTTPS connection
Utilities Synology Web Assistant, Cloud Station Drive, Cloud Station Backup, Cloud Sync Decryption Tool, Evidence Integrity Authenticator, Photo Station Uploader, Snapshot Manager for VMware, Snapshot Manager for Windows, NFS Plug-in for VMware VAAI
Supported clients Windows 7 onwards and Mac OS X® 10.10 onwards
Supported browsers Chrome™, Firefox®, Internet Explorer® 9 onwards, Safari® 8 onwards, Safari (iOS® 7 onwards on iPad®), Chrome (Android 4.0 onwards on tablets)
further details, application areas, optional functions: cf. datasheet