The DX1211 12 Bay Expansion Unit from Synology delivers an effortless solution for volume expansion and data backup for Synology DiskStation DS2411+ / DS3612xs NAS. The expansion unit seamlessly scales up the storage capacity of the NAS servers by adding 12 hard drives directly to servers.
- Volume Expansion & Backup
- The DX1211 Expansion Unit provides an easy way to scale up the capacity of Synology DiskStation DS2411+ / DS3612xs NAS by adding 12 hard drives. The RAID volume on DS2411+ / DS3612xs server can be expanded directly without having to reformat the existing hard drives. This ensures that the Synology DiskStation continues its service during the capacity expansion. When created as an independent volume, this unit provides an easy solution for backing up the Synology DiskStations.
- Reliable Plug-n-use Design
- The Expansion Unit securely connects to the DS2411+ / DS3612xs NAS via an Infiniband cable to carry 12 Gbps SATA signal for the maximum throughput. It allows the hard drives in the connected DX1211 unit to operate as the internal hard drives of the DS2411+ / DS3612xs with no lag in data retrieval.
- Green & Easy to Manage
The Expansion Unit features HDD hibernation or HDD Deep Sleep mode that can be configured to take effect automatically when the system has been inactive for a specified period of time. This not only saves energy but also extends the lifespan of the hard disks.
The DX1211 Expansion Unit is managed by DSM. No additional software installation is required.