Synology presents the RackStation RS2818RP+, a 3U 16-bay NAS offering large storage capacity with an affordable total cost of ownership making it ideal for growing businesses. RS2818RP+ is Synology's first 3U RackStation NAS in the Plus Series product line, supporting up to 16 drive bays with up to 192TB raw capacity. The storage capacity can be further expanded up to 336TB when connecting to one RX1217(RP), providing on-the-fly volume expansion. Aside from its great expandable storage capacity, it also features upgradeable memory and optional high-speed NIC support.
The RackStation RS2818RP+ is powered by the highly-efficient Intel Atom C3538 quad-core processor and 4GB DDR4 non-ECC UDIMM RAM, expandable up to 64GB with four 16GB ECC UDIMMs. The four plug-and-play Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports can be expanded with higher performance 10GbE NICs, providing over 1,400 MBps sequential read throughput and 26,000 random write IOPS. It can also support one Synology expansion unit RX1217 or RX1217RP, upgrading drive capacity to 28 without disrupting host services.
Additionally, the Synology RackStation RS2818RP+ runs on the award-winning DiskStation Manager, an advanced and intuitive operating system for Synology NAS devices that comes bundled with numerous helpful applications that enhance productivity and security. The RS2818RP+ can also be purchased with Synology’s Extended Warranty (EW202) service upgrading warranty coverage up to 5 years.
For more information, visit the Synology RackStation RS2818RP+ product page.