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Synology® Introduces DiskStation DS715 and DS215+

Blazing speed and unparalleled productivity

Taipei, Taiwan—June 11, 2015—Synology® today launched the new DiskStations DS715 and DS215+. DS715 is a scalable NAS server equipped with a quad-core processor, while DS215+ is a dual-core 2-bay NAS server. Designed to provide an all-in-one and compact NAS solution, both servers are equipped with a hardware encryption engine to help SMBs safely store, protect, and share data.

"Small business workgroups expect a reliable and high performance storage solution for their increasing needs, while minimizing the initial investment. DS715 and DS215+ provide performance, reliability, and data encryption at a competitive price." said Chad Chiang, Senior Product Manager at Synology Inc.

Coming with a 1.4 GHz quad-core processor and 2GB RAM, DS715 provides speedy data transmission rates over 216 MB/s reading and 142 MB/s writing with Link Aggregation. Encrypted data can be read at up to 205 MB/s, thanks to the hardware encryption engine.

Powered by a 1.4 GHz dual-core CPU and 1GB RAM, the DS215+ delivers high-speed performance, exceeding 209 MB/s reading and 139 MB/s with Link Aggregation. The hardware encryption engine ensures fast encrypted data transmission speeds of up to 145 MB/s reading.

DS715 supports Synology High Availability, providing redundancy in the event of unexpected network failure and ensuring a smooth transition between clustered servers for the highest reliability and resiliency. As a robust NVR server supporting Surveillance Station, DS715 provides centralized management for hosting and viewing 30 IP cameras (900 FPS @ 720p). Designed to grow with businesses, it can scale up to 7 drives when paired with one DX513 expansion unit.

Designed with effortless hard drive installation and a focus on system reliability, the DS215+ comes with tool-less drive bay design, hot-swappable support, and dual Gigabit LAN ports with failover support to ensure continual service. Moreover, it features two USB 3.0 ports for higher data transmission and one eSATA port as an extensive external backup option.

DS715 and DS215+ run DiskStation Manager (DSM), the most advanced and intuitive operating system for NAS devices. Featuring wide range of applications from backup to network management, DS715 and DS215+ provide all essential business services and increasing productivity at work. Synology was named "PC Mag Business Choice Award winner" for the second consecutive year, and received the highest rating in every element of the survey, including reliability, value, and likelihood to recommend.

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Synology DiskStation DS715 and DS215+ are now shipping globally.