Btrfs File System
Evolvement of the next-generation file system
Active Directory Server Beta
A comprehensive tool for user and resource management
Transform your Synology NAS to serve as a domain controller and streamline IT maintenance by creating policies to automatically install certain software or system updates on all of your employees' computers without the need to visit each one individually.
Fetch what you need in a flash
Press Ctrl+F on the DSM desktop to start an all-system search: from multimedia files, DSM applications, to help tips, and to contents in Synology Note Station and Synology Office. Universal Search instantly returns accurate search results, and offers quick preview into file contents and metadata with just one click.1
Replication, backup, and recovery for data availability
Snapshot Replication in DSM 6.1 introduces encrypted shared folder replication for data-sensitive businesses, local replication for an additional layer of protection, and automatic pause/resume during replication to efficiently optimize network bandwidth. Learn more about Snapshot Replication
Storage Manager with Seagate IronWolfTM Health Management
Effectively monitor the health status of your IronWolf drives on Synology NAS
Storage Manager is now integrated with Seagate’s IronWolf Health Management, providing live drive health monitoring and suggested actions. The Iron Health Management aims to minimize impact to drive health and reduce probability of catastrophic data loss due to extreme operational and environmental factors.2
- Package Center auto-repair: If some packages become broken after a DSM upgrade and require an update, DSM can now automatically fix them during the upgrade to ensure the entire process is smooth.
- DSM code sign: Much like your phone is able to block applications from untrusted sources, your Synology NAS can also block DSM patches that don't match the right sign code, adding an extra layer of security to your stored data.
- SMB 4.4 upgrade: For sparse file support, saving space while archiving image files of virtual machines.3
- RAID F1 is now available on more Synology NAS: To take advantage of the new RAID type designed for all flash.
- Universal Search is not supported on NVR216 and EDS14.
- IronWolf Health Management is available on selected Seagate IronWolf and IronWolf Pro drives.
- For selected models only.