DSM Development Archive

  • Since we’re a company with a majority of software R&D, we obviously have to do with coding and computing all day long. Using Virtual Machines (VMs) is one of the...

    Optimize iSCSI random access performance

    Since we’re a company with a majority of software R&D, we obviously have to do with coding and computing all day long. Using Virtual Machines (VMs) is one of the...

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  • Surveillance Station users will have noticed an update available in the Package Center last week: after 6 week of Beta, Surveillance Station 6.1 is going live, lets take a look...

    Surveillance Station 6.1 – What’s New

    Surveillance Station users will have noticed an update available in the Package Center last week: after 6 week of Beta, Surveillance Station 6.1 is going live, lets take a look...

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  • There’s no doubt that human activities consumes mass amount of energy and resource. Take Google for example, it’s reported that the company uses about 900,000 servers to construct its Internet...

    Searching for the Best Energy-Efficient Combination

    There’s no doubt that human activities consumes mass amount of energy and resource. Take Google for example, it’s reported that the company uses about 900,000 servers to construct its Internet...

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  • Privilege is always an important concept when using computer systems. In DiskStation Manager, privilege can be set by account or by shared folder. There is also shared folder privilege to...

    QoS: Traffic Control and Speed Limit

    Privilege is always an important concept when using computer systems. In DiskStation Manager, privilege can be set by account or by shared folder. There is also shared folder privilege to...

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  • Hi, I’m Eric Chang, a software engineer in Synology’s Research & Development team. I’m here today to share with you the enhancements about NTFS performance we have made. Accessing NTFS...

    NTFS Performance Enhancement on DiskStation

    Hi, I’m Eric Chang, a software engineer in Synology’s Research & Development team. I’m here today to share with you the enhancements about NTFS performance we have made. Accessing NTFS...

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  • In DSM 3.2, Synology released DSM mobile that comes with a user interface that’s optimized for mobile devices. Users can manage DiskStation using the built-in web browsers on smartphones or...

    DSM mobile – Manage DiskStation anywhere

    In DSM 3.2, Synology released DSM mobile that comes with a user interface that’s optimized for mobile devices. Users can manage DiskStation using the built-in web browsers on smartphones or...

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  • …The DSM GUI blows away my old NAS and love it! It was like going from a little personal computer plane controls to a commercial airlines. Was even able to...

    The Design and Evolution of DSM User Interface

    …The DSM GUI blows away my old NAS and love it! It was like going from a little personal computer plane controls to a commercial airlines. Was even able to...

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  • Hello, I am Allen Kao, Senior Manager of Software Development Group at Synology. Today I’d like to share with you how Apple AirPlay technology works with Synology DiskStation. In late...

    AirPlay and DiskStation

    Hello, I am Allen Kao, Senior Manager of Software Development Group at Synology. Today I’d like to share with you how Apple AirPlay technology works with Synology DiskStation. In late...

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