Preserve your digital assets

Secure all your precious data from PC, laptop to portable devices, keeping all your backups in one place, safe and sound.

Safeguard every digit of your data


Set up a scheduled backup or sync your data in real time on the PC/laptop to protect your data against system crashes or ransomware attacks.

Mobile devices

All the memories captured through photos and videos will be well categorized on your NAS.

Portable storage

Always keep a copy of data from your USB drives or SD cards without any hassle.
No need to restore the whole backup file just to retrieve one deleted file. Simply access and bring back your files via File Station or the restore portal.
Version history lets you recover your files easily when they are accidentally deleted, lost, or updated too early (up to 32 versions with Synology Drive).

Back up your computer

  • You can back up your Windows, macOS, and Linux computer files with ease using Synology Drive Client. Learn more
  • Automatically back up your computer whenever a file is modified or trigger a backup task based on your custom schedule.
  • Keep deduplicated versions of your backed up files to safeguard important data from threats such as ransomware.
  • Select a timestamp and restore a specific file version on your own, without having to bother IT administrators.

Bare-metal backup & recovery

  • Active Backup for Business backs up and restores the entire Windows PC, and lets you monitor backup tasks from one simple console. Watch the tutorial
  • Use Time Machine to easily back up data stored on macOS to Synology NAS.
  • With the self-service recovery portal from Active Backup for Business, you can select one individual file you need from massive amounts of files, without restoring the whole system.
  • Generate boot media in the mainstream USB and ISO formats with Active Backup Recovery Media Creator to simplify the recovery process — just a click away.

Portable device protection

  • Enable Photo Backup in Synology Photos mobile app and back up all your precious memories to your NAS, preserving all your metadata on-premises while keeping original photo quality.

  • Install USB Copy and connect your SD card converter to NAS, and configure auto backups of your photos and videos from your camera or GoPro whenever you insert your SD card.

  • USB Copy enables you to preserve another backup to your USB drive by simply plugging it into your NAS.

Towards greater data efficiency & protection

  • Photographer : You happen to be a professional photographer? Don’t miss the protection plan designed to safeguard your works. Learn more
  • NAS protection : One copy is not enough to you? Learn more about how to further protect data on your NAS. Learn more
  • Cross-office syncing : Need to sync data between two studios? Check this solution for cross-office synchronization. Learn more
Towards greater data efficiency & protection

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  1. Complete bare-metal backup and recovery is only supported on Plus Series models and above, not including J and Value series. See here for all Applied Models compatible with Active Backup for Business and its bare-metal backup and recovery features for Windows devices.