All-around storage solution optimized to safeguard your data
Featuring a dual-core CPU with AES-NI hardware encryption engine, Btrfs file system support, and 4K video streaming, DS218+ is a high-performance 2-bay NAS server aimed at small office and home users who want an efficient and secure storage solution to protect and share data, as well as enjoy smooth multimedia entertainment.
The Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) OS is intuitive and easy to use, and a variety of add-on packages give you the tools for data sharing, file synchronization, 4K UHD transcoding, and more. Three USB 3.0 ports and one eSATA port are built onboard for use with external storage devices like flash drives and external HDDs. Plus, the DS218+ is energy efficient and supports hard drive hibernation, helping minimize the operation expense and lower impact on the environment.
The Btrfs file system introduces advanced storage technologies and optimized snapshots to prevent data corruption and reduce maintenance overhead. While ensuring high-level data integrity, it also offers flexible, efficient data protection and recovery tools.
Flexible Shared Folder / User Quota System provides comprehensive quota control on user accounts and shared folders
Snapshot Replication provides schedulable and storage capacity-saving data protection with 1,024 shared folder backups and 65,000 system-wide snapshots
File- or folder-level data restoration accelerates data recovery, providing more flexibility for businesses
Automatic file self-healing detects and recovers corrupted files without user intervention
Access and stream your 4K media content anytime and anywhere. DS218+ supports 4K H.264/H.265 online transcoding via Video Station and DS video, allowing 4K videos to be converted and played on the fly on other computers, smartphones, and media players that originally do not support Ultra HD formats.
Cloud Station Suite provides real-time data synchronization across all your devices, such as computers, mobile devices, and other Synology NAS whenever a file is modified. "Intelliversioning" keeps the most important file versions to better utilize storage space.
Cloud Station Sharesync
Cloud Station Drive
Cloud Station Drive
Powered by Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM), Synology NAS offers advanced security measures to protect against sudden data loss and potential security holes.
Analyzes system settings, password strength, network preferences, and removes any possible malware.
A kernel-level enhancement that blocks malicious programs from accessing unauthorized system resources.
AES 256-Bit Encryption
Encrypt shared folders and network data transmission to keep data from unauthorized access.
Prevent others from logging in to your DSM by generating a one-time password (OTP) on your mobile device.
Customize the trust level in Package Center to avoid installing packages from untrusted sources, safeguarding your NAS from unknown or tampered package.
Access files on your Synology NAS over the Internet without the hassle of setting up port forwarding rules, DDNS, or other complicated network settings. QuickConnect allows you to connect via a simple customizable address (e.g. https://customID.quickconnect.to), so that you can instantly access media and work files on any Windows/Mac/Linux computer, laptop, or mobile device without additional charge.
Collaborate together on spreadsheets and documents on your own private cloud.
Complete surveillance solution for recording, monitoring, and management.
Powerful built-in file management and sharing services.
Award-winning operating system with an intuitive user interface and powerful capabilities.
Simplified backup solution for your Mac, PC, and mobile devices.
Complete multimedia solution for management, streaming, and playback.