Synology RS814 4-bay RackStation NAS

  Synology RS814 4-bay RackStation NAS
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Robust scalability up to 48TB | Hardware Encryption | Dual-core CPU | Dual Gigabit (Link Aggregation/Failover Support) | USB 3.0 x 2 + eSATA | Award-winning DSM 5.2 OS
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Drive Bay(s)
2-Bay (Rackmount)4-Bay (Rackmount)
1.2 GHzDual Core 1.33 GHz
Dual Gigabit LAN (Link Aggregation / Failover Support)
Synology RS814 1U Rackmount 4-bay Customizable NAS, Dual Core 1.33 GHz CPU Frequency, 1GB DDR3 RAM, 2 x USB 3.0 port / 1 x eSATA port, Synology RackStation RS814 is a reliable and easily scalable 4-bay rackmount NAS designed to help businesses effectively store, protect and share data. Running on Synology's award-winning DiskStation Manager, RS814 enjoys rich enterprise features and stability under budget.


Synology RackStation RS814


Synology RackStation RS814 is a reliable and easily scalable 4-bay rackmount NAS designed to help businesses effectively store, protect and share data. Running on Synology's award-winning DiskStation Manager, RS814 enjoys rich enterprise features and stability under budget.


  • Dual Core CPU with Floating-Point Unit
  • Over 135MB/s Writing, 211MB/s Reading
  • Dual LAN with Failover and Link Aggregation Support
  • 1GB RAM Boosting Multitasking Power
  • Scale up to 32TB with Synology RX410
  • Features SuperSpeed USB3.0
  • Running on Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM)





Optimal Price/Performance Ratio


A standard 1U 4-bay rackmount NAS, Synology RS814 comes equipped with the latest standards to meet ever-increasing enterprise requirements while keeping its price competitive. The dual core CPU features built-in floating-point unit that enhances its overall capability, while 1GB RAM significantly increases RS814's multi-tasking power. Synology RS814 delivers an average over 135 MB/sec writing speed under RAID 5 configuration in a Windows environment, and over 211 MB/sec reading. Coming also with dual LAN, SuperSpeed USB3.0 and optional expansion unit support, RS814 is definitely a top choice value in 4-bay rackmount NAS devices available today.


Designed with attention to recovery mechanism, RS814 comes with dual LAN failover support to ensure continual network service in case of LAN failure, while hot-swappable design facilitates easy and risk-free hard drive replacement. The brand new hard drive tray lock further secures your hard drives from unauthorized or accidental withdrawal. Running on SynologyDiskStation Manager (DSM), RS814 enjoys high-end enterprise features and add-on packages available in DSM's Package Center.



Cross Platform File Sharing


Synology RS814 offers comprehensive network protocol support, assuring seamless file sharing across Windows, Mac, and Linux platforms. Windows AD and LDAP integration allows the Synology RS814 to quickly and easily fit into an existing business network environment with no need to recreate user accounts on the Synology RS814. Internet file access is simplified by the encrypted FTP server and the web-based file explorer, Synology File Station. HTTPS, firewall, and IP auto-block support ensure file sharing over the Internet is protected at a high security level.


Cloud Station allows users to sync files among multiple devices, including Windows PC, Mac, Linux, iOS and Android tablets or phones, effortlessly keeping everything up-to-date. For users who are always on the move, Synology provides a handy app, DS file for the users of iPhone, iPad and Android phones. Anything stored on Synology RS814 can now be accessed remotely using DS file via the Internet.



Robust & Affordable Scalability Up to 32TB


When the storage capacity of Synology RS814 is nearing its limit, additional storage can be easily added with Synology RX410 expansion enclosure. Equipped with specially-designed locking connectors, Synology RX410 can be securely connected to RS814 via an eSATA cable. Synology RX410 provides room for an additional 16TB volume, allowing for a total storage capacity of 32TB consisting of two 16TB volumes.




Anytime Availability

Access your DiskStation anywhere using Synology mobile apps.



Complete Backup Solutions


Synology RS814 offers a centralized backup target to consolidate fragmented and unstructured data across a network. PC users can back up their data to Synology RS814 using Synology Data Replicator software, and Mac OS X users enjoy native Apple Time Machine integration. A web-based backup wizard is provided for backing up data in Synology RS814 to another Synology DiskStation or any rsync server via an encrypted protocol, or to an external hard drive via USB connection. In addition, backing up to the cloud using Amazon S3 and Glacier service is supported.



Rich Office Applications


Synology RS814 runs on the award-winning operating system, Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM), which offers comprehensive applications and features designed specifically for office and business workgroups.


Web Station with PHP/MySQL support allows a single Synology RS814 to host up to 30 websites and numerous 3rd party web applications, such as Content Management, Customer Relationship Management & e-Commerce system. The built-in mail server turns Synology RS814 into a dedicated mail service provider, while the add-on package, Mail Station, provides a webmail interface for users to access emails stored on Synology RS814.


Synology Surveillance Station offers a centralized interface to manage IP cameras deployed in your office or home, allowing users traveling miles away to safeguard the environment by watching live views, recording events, and taking snapshots with a computer or mobile device.


A wealth of add-on packages allows the Synology RS814 to replace several pieces of network hardware. VPN Server offers an easy VPN solution that turns your Synology RS814 into a VPN server, providing a secure way of connecting to a private LAN at a remote location. RADIUS Server strengthens network security by overseeing wireless access authentication via RADIUS (Remote Authentication Dial-In User Service) networking protocol. Directory Server allows Synology RS814 to host LDAP service with centralized access control, authentication, and account management, further enhancing your office management efficiency.



Energy Efficient and Environmentally Friendly


Synology RackStations are designed and developed with energy efficiency in mind. All Synology products are produced with RoHS compliant parts and packed with recyclable packing materials. Synology acknowledges the responsibility as a global citizen to continually work to reduce the environmental impact of every product produced.


HighlightsSynology RS814 1U Rackmount 4-bay Customizable NAS, Dual Core 1.33 GHz CPU Frequency, 1GB DDR3 RAM, 2 x USB 3.0 port / 1 x eSATA port, Synology RackStation RS814 is a reliable and easily scalable 4-bay rackmount NAS designed to help businesses effectively store, protect and share data. Running on Synology's award-winning DiskStation Manager, RS814 enjoys rich enterprise features and stability under budget.
CPU Clock RateDual Core 1.33 GHz
Internal HDD3.5" or 2.5" SATA(II) X 4 (hard drives not included)
Max HDD Support (Internal HDD)16 TB (4 TB HDD X 4) (The actual capacity differs according to volume types.)
External HDD InterfaceUSB 3.0 port X 2, eSATA port X 1
LANGigabit X 2
AC Input Power Voltage100V to 240V
Power Frequency50Hz to 60Hz, Single Phase
Operating Temperature5°C to 35°C (40°F to 95°F)
Storage Temperature-10°C to 70°C (15°F to 155°F)
Relative Humidity5% to 95% RH
Size (H X W X D)44mm X 430.5mm X 457.5mm
Wireless SupportYes (wireless dongles not included)
Wake on LAN/WANYes
Hot Swappable DriveYes
DSM Specifications
Networking ProtocolsCIFS, AFP, NFS, FTP, WebDAV, CalDAV, iSCSI, Telnet, SSH, SNMP, VPN (PPTP, OpenVPN, L2TP)
File SystemInternal: EXT4
External: EXT3, EXT4, FAT, NTFS, HFS+ (Read Only)
Storage ManagementMax File System Size: 16TB, Max Internal Volume #: 256, Max iSCSI Target #: 10, Max iSCSI LUN#: 256,
Supported RAID Type : Synology Hybrid RAID, Basic, JBOD, RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10
File Sharing CapabilityMax User Account: 2048, Max Group: 256, Max Shared Folder: 256, Max Concurrent CIFS/AFP/FTP
Connections : 256
PrivilegeWindows Access Control List (ACL)
Directory ServiceWindows AD Integration: Domain Users login via Samba (CIFS)/AFP/FTP/File Station, LDAP Integration
SecurityFTP over SSL/TLS, IP Auto-Block, Firewall, Encrypted Network Backup over Rsync, HTTPS Connection
UtilitiesSynology Assistant, Synology Data Replicator 3, Cloud Station
Supported ClientsWindows XP onward, Mac OS X 10.5 onward, Ubuntu 9.04 onward
Supported BrowsersChrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer 8 or later, Safari 5 or later, Safari (iOS 5 or later on iPad), Chrome (Android 4.0 on tablets)
File StationVirtual Drive, Remote Folder
Backup SolutionsNetwork Backup, Local Backup, Desktop Backup (Window: Synology Data Replicator; Mac: Apple Time Machine backup application); Shared Folder Sync - Max Task Number : 4, Configuration Backup
Mail ServerSupported Mail Server Protocols: POP3, SMTP, IMAP
FTP ServerBandwidth Control, Custom FTP Passive Port Range, Anonymous FTP, Transfer Log
Web StationVirtual Host (up to 30 websites), PHP/MySQL, 3rd-Party Applications Support
Printer ServerMax Printer #: 2, Printing Protocols: LPR, CIFS, IPP, iOS Printing, Google Cloud Print, Multi Functional Print Server (MFP functions are for Windows PC only)
iOS/Android ApplicationsDS audio, DS cam, DS cloud, DS download, DS file, DS finder, DS photo+, DS video
Windows Phone ApplicationsDS audio, DS file, DS finder, DS photo+, DS video
Add-on Packages
Surveillance StationDefault IP cam #: 1, MAX IP cam # (licenses required): 16 (with one free license to install one IP camera. Additional licenses can be purchased to expand the license quota.)
Directory ServerLDAP Directory Server, Backup and Restore LDAP Database
VPN ServerMaximum Connections: 15, VPN Method: PPTP, OpenVPN, L2TP
DHCP ServerIndependent DHCP Server on Different Network Interfaces, Multiple Subnets Support, Address Reservation
Syslog ServerSSL Connection, Log Rotation, Email Notification
Mail StationWebmail Interface for Mail Server, Receiving Mails from Multiple POP3 Mailboxes, Customizable SMTP Server
Antivirus EssentialFull System Scan, Scheduled Scan, White List Customization, Virus Definition Auto Update
Time BackupMaximum Task Number: 4, Multiple File Versions Retained, Instant File Restoration
Cloud StationMaximum Concurrent File Transfers: 256; Retain Historical and Deleted File Versions
DLNA/UPnP Media ServerDLNA certified, PS3/Xbox 360 Support
Download StationSupported Download Protocols: BT/HTTP/FTP/NZB/eMule Maximum Concurrent Download Tasks : 50
Other PackagesPhoto Station, Audio Station, Video Station, iTunes Server, 3rd-party packages
Environment and Packaging
EnvironmentRoHS Compliant
Package ContentRS814 Main Unit, Installation Disc, Welcome Note, Accessory Pack, AC Power Cord
Optional AccessoriesRemote, Camera License Pack, RKS1314 Rail Kit Sliding, RKM114 Rail Kit Mounted
Warranty3 years
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