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Synology Launches the RackStation RS3614xs+ NAS Server

Dec 10, 2013 @ 19:13 CST

Synology America Corp. announces the launch of the RS3614xs+, the latest of the XS+ line. The new RS3614xs+ continues to deliver Synology's award-winning storage solution, providing enterprise features at SMB prices. Small businesses can now take advantage of performance, scalability, and the virtual storage options of: VMware, Citrix, and Hyper-V, all while offering general-purpose storage that businesses need.




The latest XS+ RackStation accommodates 12-bays natively, with the ability to expand up to 36-bays when paired with two RX1214(RP) expansion modules. The combined solution can mount up to 144 TB of raw capacity. Additionally, Synology's new optional tool-less rail kits, the RKS1314, makes installation for the XS+ fast and easy.


The XS+ includes a 6 Gb/s SATA III interface. With dual Gen3 x8 PCIe slots the RS3614xs+ can now support up to two 10 GbE NICs - in addition to its four native gigabit Ethernet ports. With both PCIe ports populated, throughput can exceed 3,200 MB/s; and with solid-state storage, benchmarks can reach up to 620,000 IOPS, for network environments that need raw performance. For those who need SAS, Synology does provide a SAS solution in their flagship RS10613xs+.


With the RS3614xs+, you can:


  • Take advantage of the award-winning DiskStation Manager OS and its business feature offerings
  • Maintain a company's storage uptime through Synology's High Availability
  • Be able to expand storage as your business grows
  • Reduce cost and complexity of high-throughput data management through a configurable architecture that is easy to use and install.
  • Attain streamlined high performance, with low latency, high bandwidth, and IOPS.


"The RS3614xs+ is an ideal midpoint between a NAS and a SAN solution," said Jason Bonoan, Product Marketing Manager at Synology America Corp. "For a mere fraction of the cost, SME customers can deploy enterprise class features at utterly attainable prices."


Availability: Synology RackStation RS3614xs+ are now shipping globally, and will be available in the United States in the next couple of weeks.




  • RS3614xs+ = $4999.99
  • RX1214 = $1699.99
  • RX1214RP = $2,399.99
  • RKS1314 = $129.99

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