Release Notes for Hybrid Share

Hybrid Share connects on-premises Synology NAS with C2 Storage, providing low-latency access to the active files that are cached locally.

Version: 1.3.2-1029


(2022-11-02)

Fixed Issues

  1. Optimized the mechanism for resyncing data, which allows the system to compare file changes with C2 Storage in the event of system abnormality and ensure that all contents are up-to-date.

Version: 1.3.1-0904


(2022-08-10)

What's New

  1. Increased the maximum upload size per file to 128 GB.

Version: 1.3.0-0839


(2022-07-05)

Fixed Issues

  1. Optimized the mechanism for syncing data across multiple Synology NAS.
  2. Shortened the time required to convert a shared folder to a Hybrid Share folder.

Version: 1.3.0-0833


(2022-06-22)

What's New

  1. Supports the snapshot feature in C2 Storage for scheduled and manual snapshots, and folder restoration to specific versions.
  2. Increased the number of Hybrid Share folders that can be mounted on a Synology NAS.
  3. Supports concurrently mounting the same Hybrid Share folder on up to ten Synology NAS.

Fixed Issues

  1. Optimized the write speed throttling mechanism of Hybrid Share folders to improve users' local caching experience.

Version: 1.2.0-0650


(2022-04-12)

Compatibility and Installation

  1. Hybrid Share is compatible with DSM 7.0.1 and above.
  2. Available on Synology NAS models that support the Btrfs file system and have 2 GB of memory.
  3. Requires a Synology Account with a subscription to the C2 Storage - Advanced Plan.

What's New

  1. Supports pinning files and folders to the local cache of the Hybrid Share folder for quicker access.
  2. Supports migrating data from the beta program to the official version of Hybrid Share.
  3. Added a dashboard to the C2 Storage Portal to display the usage details of Hybrid Share and Hyper Backup.
  4. Supports mounting multiple Hybrid Share folders on a Synology NAS.
  5. Added a 30-day free trial for users to try the official version of Hybrid Share before committing to the paid plan.
  6. Improved the C2 authorization mechanism.
  7. Allows immediate and on-demand storage expansion on Synology NAS by mounting a Hybrid Share folder on-premises.
  8. Supports accessing cloud-stored data via File Station, Synology Drive, or file protocols including SMB, AFP, and FTP.
  9. Supports mounting the same Hybrid Share folder on different Synology NAS devices to provide multi-site file access.
  10. Supports end-to-end AES-256 encryption to ensure data security.
  11. To learn more, please refer to the technical specifications.

Limitations

  1. The same Hybrid Share folder can be mounted on up to five Synology NAS devices concurrently.
  2. Hybrid Share folders cannot be mounted on a high-availability cluster created with two different Synology NAS models.
  3. CIFS/NFS remote folders cannot be mounted in a Hybrid Share folder.
  4. When connecting multiple Synology NAS to the same Hybrid Share folder, join these devices to the same domain or LDAP to synchronize file permissions.
  5. Hybrid Share folders cannot be set as sync folders in Synology Drive ShareSync.
  6. Hybrid Share is not supported in China.

Version: 1.2.1-0721


(2022-02-17)

What's New

  1. Optimized the approach for data use calculation to increase the data use accuracy.

Version: 1.3.2-1029


(2022-11-02)

Fixed Issues

  1. Optimized the mechanism for resyncing data, which allows the system to compare file changes with C2 Storage in the event of system abnormality and ensure that all contents are up-to-date.

Version: 1.3.1-0904


(2022-08-10)

What's New

  1. Increased the maximum upload size per file to 128 GB.

Version: 1.3.0-0839


(2022-07-05)

Fixed Issues

  1. Optimized the mechanism for syncing data across multiple Synology NAS.
  2. Shortened the time required to convert a shared folder to a Hybrid Share folder.

Version: 1.3.0-0833


(2022-06-22)

What's New

  1. Supports the snapshot feature in C2 Storage for scheduled and manual snapshots, and folder restoration to specific versions.
  2. Increased the number of Hybrid Share folders that can be mounted on a Synology NAS.
  3. Supports concurrently mounting the same Hybrid Share folder on up to ten Synology NAS.

Fixed Issues

  1. Optimized the write speed throttling mechanism of Hybrid Share folders to improve users' local caching experience.

Version: 1.2.0-0650


(2022-04-12)

Compatibility and Installation

  1. Hybrid Share is compatible with DSM 7.0.1 and above.
  2. Available on Synology NAS models that support the Btrfs file system and have 2 GB of memory.
  3. Requires a Synology Account with a subscription to the C2 Storage - Advanced Plan.

What's New

  1. Supports pinning files and folders to the local cache of the Hybrid Share folder for quicker access.
  2. Supports migrating data from the beta program to the official version of Hybrid Share.
  3. Added a dashboard to the C2 Storage Portal to display the usage details of Hybrid Share and Hyper Backup.
  4. Supports mounting multiple Hybrid Share folders on a Synology NAS.
  5. Added a 30-day free trial for users to try the official version of Hybrid Share before committing to the paid plan.
  6. Improved the C2 authorization mechanism.
  7. Allows immediate and on-demand storage expansion on Synology NAS by mounting a Hybrid Share folder on-premises.
  8. Supports accessing cloud-stored data via File Station, Synology Drive, or file protocols including SMB, AFP, and FTP.
  9. Supports mounting the same Hybrid Share folder on different Synology NAS devices to provide multi-site file access.
  10. Supports end-to-end AES-256 encryption to ensure data security.
  11. To learn more, please refer to the technical specifications.

Limitations

  1. The same Hybrid Share folder can be mounted on up to five Synology NAS devices concurrently.
  2. Hybrid Share folders cannot be mounted on a high-availability cluster created with two different Synology NAS models.
  3. CIFS/NFS remote folders cannot be mounted in a Hybrid Share folder.
  4. When connecting multiple Synology NAS to the same Hybrid Share folder, join these devices to the same domain or LDAP to synchronize file permissions.
  5. Hybrid Share folders cannot be set as sync folders in Synology Drive ShareSync.
  6. Hybrid Share is not supported in China.

Version: 1.2.1-0721


(2022-02-17)

What's New

  1. Optimized the approach for data use calculation to increase the data use accuracy.