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Synology® introduces C2 Transfer milestones and enhancements, building upon launch of free plan

Bellevue, WA (February 7, 2024)— Synology highlighted significant growth and updates for C2 Transfer following the recent debut of its free plan in December. Globally, C2 Transfer experienced a fourfold increase in total file transfer and request tasks, alongside a 105% growth in user numbers from December 2022 to December 2023. The free plan, coupled with a new built-in storage feature, adds to C2 Transfer's capability to streamline and secure the process of large file sharing for users worldwide.

Private, effortless cloud sharing with free C2 Transfer storage

The new C2 Transfer Free plan provides users with 10GB of free cloud storage to effortlessly share files with colleagues, friends, and family. This plan is ideal for individuals and small businesses to share large files without the hassle of email attachments or file sharing services — all while maintaining complete privacy and control over sensitive data.

Link creation and centralized file management

C2 Transfer allows users to create sharing links for their files to be conveniently accessed. With built-in storage, users can also centrally manage transferred files in the C2 Transfer interface without having to re-upload them. This feature streamlines file organization, deletion, and sharing, eliminating the need to manage files across multiple platforms.

"We are excited to launch the C2 Transfer Free plan and introduce the new storage feature," said Brenda Huang, product manager for C2 Transfer. "The new storage feature makes C2 Transfer even more versatile and user-friendly. And we believe everyone deserves access to secure and reliable file sharing solutions. The C2 Transfer Free plan makes it easier for everyone to share files with confidence, knowing that their information is protected by industry-leading security measures."

Streamlined, secure file transfers for individuals and organizations

Whether individuals are sharing expansive creative projects, crucial business documents, or cherished personal memories, C2 Transfer eliminates the frustration of file size restrictions.

C2 Transfer is a secure cloud file transfer solution that simplifies sending, requesting, and managing large files within a centralized interface, while files are safeguarded from unwanted access with end-to-end encryption. With a simple drag-and-drop action, C2 Transfer generates a secure link, ready to be shared. Users can also leverage features to enhance security, such as link expiration, download restrictions, watermark customization, and more.


The C2 Transfer Free plan is available now for all users. To learn more about C2 Transfer and its features, please visit the Synology C2 website:

About Synology

Synology creates network attached storage and IP surveillance solutions that transform the way users manage data and conduct surveillance in the cloud era. By taking full advantage of the latest technologies, Synology aims to help users centralize data storage and backup, share files on-the-go, and implement professional surveillance solutions in reliable and affordable ways. Synology is committed to delivering products with forward-thinking features and the best in class customer services.

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