[olug] Synology Shout-out
olug at vertz.info
Fri Sep 30 01:46:56 UTC 2011
Was that also a Linux device at all?
Are you running FreeNAS on a Buffalo device? I didn't know that was
On Thu, Sep 29, 2011 at 4:05 PM, Ben Watson <bwatson1979 at gmail.com> wrote:
> For the same price you can get 8TB WITH disks included.
> By the time you outfit that Synology with HDDs, I can almost buy 2 of
> the BuffaloTech devices (again fully populated with HDDs).
> Just seems pricy is all I'm saying. Never purchased an off the shelf
> NAS before but may end up doing so someday. In the meantime, I'll
> stick with FreeNAS.
> On Thu, Sep 29, 2011 at 10:09 AM, Cooper Vertz <olug at vertz.info> wrote:
> > FYI-
> > I got a Synology DS1511+ a few weeks ago and it's AWESOME! (
> > http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004GKLT4G )
> > It's the smallest 5-spindle server I can imagine. And under the hood,
> > just a (slightly funky) linux box.
> > I'm disappointed with the 5-bay addon (DX510
> > http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003DTLXKG) because it's really slow
> > compared to the primary 5.
> > But now I have a 10-disk 12TB raided NAS that does a whole lot of cool
> > stuff, using a great web interface, and I can inspect its internals like
> > other linux server.
> > And it's small enough that my cat has trouble lying on it comfortably...
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