Synology have today announced their new 4-bay NAS server, which aims to bring the cloud to the home and office in a cheaper package, the DiskStation DS413J can be set up in a “few clicks with no disk installation” required, thanks to the Web Assistant software, which coupled with QuickCoonect makes it easy for pretty much any user to set their own private cloud.
With the QuickConnect software, users can also extend the coverage of the DS413J, without the need for router configuration, also included is a four bay drive, which packs 16TBs of internal storage, which can be mixed and matched between various sized hard drives without losing the RAID technology in-built.
As this system is a NAS, it can also be used to stream content to your TV or console, the server can also be used to sync and backup files across your networked computers automatically and even allow you to access all of that data on any internet capable device, whilst on the go.
The DiskStatiion DS413J is available to buy today for around $380 or around £300 here in the UK (it really depends on where you shop), you can check out the press release below for more information in the meantime however.
The DS413j features an upgraded platform with 1.6 GHz CPU and DDR3 512MB RAM that boost multitasking performance. Designed with energy efficient in mind, the DS413j consumes only 31.56 watts and 7.68 watts during full operation and HDD hibernation respectively, making it an ideal alternative to traditional power-demanding file and download server. The support of multiple scheduled power on/off and wake-on-LAN features further minimize carbon footprint. Its hardware design contributes to an ultra-quiet operation at 18.9 dB (A) that makes a quality living room and small office environment.
The DS413j runs on DiskStation Manager (DSM) 4.1, which provides rich features to boost user-productivity and simplify their tasks, all on a sleek user interface optimized for multitasking. DS411j, the predecessor of DS413j, has received numerous media recognitions worldwide, including “Best Buy” awards with full score from Computer Shopper, U.K.
For more information, please visit http://www.synology.com/products/product.php?product_name=DS413j&lang=uk
Synology DiskStation DS413j is now shipping globally.