Create a virtual machine environment
Take advantage of the powerful Synology Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) to run multiple virtual machines at the same time.
Run VMs across up to seven Synology NAS devices in a cluster infrastructure, enabling you to perform live migration and minimize downtime ahead of planned maintenance.
Take control of all your virtual machines in one place. Use Synology VMM's centralized dashboard to monitor and manage the health and efficiency of everything.
Achieve hardware and network redundancy with high-availability clusters. Ensure fast failover and virtual machine restoration during unexpected downtime.
Synology Virtual Machine Manager
Unleash the virtualization capabilities of your NAS with an intuitive and powerful hypervisor. Synology VMM can even be used to host multiple Virtual DiskStation Manager (Virtual DSM) instances on the same unit, helping you save money and create secure sandbox environments.
Maximize virtual machine storage
Boost virtual machine storage capacity and performance with your Synology NAS.
Synology provides certified virtualization storage with support for VMware® vSphere®, Microsoft® Hyper-V®, Citrix® XenServer®, and OpenStack® Cinder.
Synology’s all-flash servers and hybrid arrays are designed to accelerate demanding virtual applications, with additional offloading and integration features.1
When you need more storage, Synology devices are ready to scale with your needs with support for expansion units and additional drives.
Secure virtual machines
Make sure your virtual machines and the data stored on them are protected and monitored.
Simple yet secure
Built-in data protection
All Synology systems come with complete data protection packages available on DSM to secure your VMs, files, folders, LUNs, and the NAS itself.
Simplified storage management
Synology Storage Console enables administrators to monitor and manage Synology storage systems directly from VMware vSphere Client or Windows Servers.
Start setting up your virtual machine environment with Synology
Enhance your virtualization workloads with Synology's all-in-one storage solutions.
Synology units with built-in M.2 slots support SSD cache without occupying drive bays. Click here to find compatible models.