This B&H Kit combines the Synology DiskStation DS1817 8-Bay NAS Enclosure with eight Seagate 4TB IronWolf 5900 rpm SATA III 3.5" Internal NAS HDDs for a total storage capacity of 32TB.
Synology DiskStation DS1817 8-Bay NAS Enclosure
The DiskStation DS1817 8-Bay NAS Enclosure from Synology is a powerful all-in-one private cloud solution. It comes equipped with eight drive bays that are capable of natively supporting 3.5" and 2.5" SATA hard drives, as well as 2.5" SATA SSDs. Using its eight drive bays, this NAS will allow you to store and share a large number of files, including videos, music, photos, and documents with up to 2048 users. For those who wish to increase the overall capacity of their DS1817, it can be paired with two DX517 expansion units.
The DS1817 runs on Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) OS, which is a browser-based operating system which helps to simplify managing your Synology NAS. Its CPU is an Annapurna Labs Alpine AL-314 Quad-Core that runs at 1.7 GHz and its 4GB of DDR3L RAM allows frequently-used files and applications to be quickly accessed. The NAS is capable of achieving sequential read speeds of up to 1577 MB/s and features two USB 3.0 Type-A ports and two eSATA ports which allow it to be connected to your system. Internet connectivity is achieved via the two 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports and two Gigabit Ethernet ports, each of which features link aggregation and failover support, allowing your stored data to be shared with users throughout the network.
For those who require RAID support, the DS1817 supports RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, and 10, as well Synology Hybrid RAID and Basic RAID, each of which offers performance, data redundancy, or a combination of both. For those who do not require a RAID, JBOD is also available, allowing each drive bay to be individually utilized. For system expansion, the RAM may be upgraded to 8GB using two 4GB modules.
The DiskStation DS1817 is certified with Windows Server 2012 and Server 2012 R2, in addition to being WMware and Citrix-ready, and OpenStack-compatible. It operates on 100-240 VAC at 50/60 Hz and includes an accessory pack, an AC power cord, and two Ethernet cables. Protection is provided by a limited 3-year hardware warranty.
Synchronize Files Across Your Devices
File Management and Sharing
Real-time Collaboration on Your Private Cloud
Maximize System Uptime with Synology High Availability (SHA)
Fully Certified Storage Virtualization Solutions
Public Cloud Integration
Seagate 4TB IronWolf 5900 rpm SATA III 3.5" Internal NAS HDD (Retail)
Designed for use in 1-8 bay NAS environments within home, SOHO, and SMB environments, the 4TB IronWolf 5900 rpm SATA III 3.5" Internal NAS HDD from Seagate is built to withstand 24x7 operations, or 8760 hours per year. This 4TB drive has been equipped with a SATA III 6 Gb/s interface, a rotational speed of 5900 rpm, a 3.5" form factor, and a 64MB cache, providing users with an ample storage capacity and data transfer speeds of up to 180 MB/s. This IronWolf hard drive also has an MTBF rating of 1 million hours, 600,000 load/unload cycles, 1 in 1014 non-recoverable read errors per bits read, and a workload rate of up to 180TB per year.