Synology Memory Test and LACP

Synology Memory Test and LACP

This is just a quick note to save anyone else time that might hit this.  The Synology DS Assistant tool (the one you used to install the DSM on your new NAS) also has a memory test function.  You need to enable this within Preferences of the tool.  Once you do that...

Synology Backup Using Amazon Glacier

Continuing my series of videos demoing different features of the Synology NAS arrays….  Last time I asked for requests for other features people would like to see and one suggestion was to show the Amazon Glacier integration.  So…here we are!  Amazon...

Backing Up iSCSI LUNs on a Synology NAS

Last week I did a video showing the iSCSI snapshot feature in DSM 4.2 beta.  I had a lot of people ask for more video demos so here we go.  If there is anything you’d like to see or have ideas please let me know! Like many Synology users, I use my setup to store...

Demo of Synology’s Snapshot Feature

One thing I like about Synology is how they continue to push more enterprise type features in to their arrays.  I’ve written before about their support for VAAI on vSphere and was happy to see them extend that support to more models.  Now with the DSM 4.2 Beta...

VMworld 2012 Day 2 – Rise of EUC

Yeah, yeah…I’m late on this one but it’s been a crazy week.  Tuesday is Day 2 for me and it started with the second keynote focused on EUC (End User Computing).  My area of expertise is not EUC but I have to say, the demo of Mirage (from the Wanova...