Synology unveils RackStation RS2212+ and RS2212RP+

Synology Inc. has announced the launch of its new RackStation RS2212+ and RS2212RP+, the reliable 10-bay rack mount NAS servers designed with scalability for small and medium businesses. The RackStation RS2212+/RS2212RP+ is powered by a 2.13 GHz dual-core processor, aiming at high performance with read and write speeds at 200.73 MB/sec and 194.32 MB/sec respectively under RAID 5 configuration with Link Aggregation enabled. While running at this high performance, both NAS servers feature better energy consumption with 31 percent reduction over its predecessor (at 88 watts) when operating under load. Designed with expansion capability for SMB user, both models offer a total 22-bay storage solution that pair up with Synology expansion units RX1211(RP) and an upgradable system RAM from 1GB to 3GB to satisfy the demanding need of a growing business.


Synology RS2212+ and RS2212RP+, the newest addition to the Plus Series line-up, are a highly dependable and scalable solution for small and medium business owners. It delivers high system availability and storage capacity for mission-critical workloads, enabling clients to run business-critical applications with continual service uptime,” said Peter Chen, Product Manager of Synology Inc.

The Rackstation!

The Rackstation!



To eliminate single point of failure and ensure continuous system uptime during malfunction, both RS2212+ and RS2212RP+ deliver a set of reliable mechanisms that include passive CPU cooling technology, system fan redundancy, hot-swappable drives, and dual LAN failover support. RS2212RP+ comes with redundant power supplies to further guarantee system reliability during unforeseen power breakdown.


Synology RS2212+/RS2212RP+ features iSCSI support with a storage solution for major virtualization servers, including VMware vSphere, Citrix XenServer and Microsoft Hyper-V. Furthermore, it offers integration into ADS and LDAP environments and Windows ACL support for easy account and privilege management. Synology RS2212+ and RS2212RP+ run on DiskStation Manager 4.0 (DSM 4.0), the operating system of every Synology DiskStation and RackStation. DSM 4.0 provides new features to boost users’ productivity and simplify their tasks, all on a sleek user interface optimized for multitasking. The predecessor of the RS2212+ and RS2212RP+, RackStation RS2211+, has received numerous media recognitions worldwide as well. 


Synology RS2212+, RS2212RP+, RX1211, RX1211RP are now shipping globally. More information on their products is available here

Published Date: Apr 12, 2012 10:46 am | Updated Date: Apr 12, 2012 10:46 am