Are you thinking of buying the latest LG 4K TV, but worried because its webOS operating system does not allow you to install the Synology app called DS Video? As you well know, LG’s operating system “webOS” has a separate store for its applications , but “official” Synology applications are not available on it at … Read more about Synology: Can I Use DS Video On My webOS LG TV?
Did you know Reverse Proxy can hide the existence and characteristics of origin servers? Reverse Proxy can transform HTTPS requests into HTTP requests and more. According to Wikipedia.org: In computer networks, a reverse proxy is a type of proxy server that retrieves resources on behalf of a client from one or more servers. These resources … Read more about Synology: How to Use Reverse Proxy on DSM 7
Did you know that Synology offers a free tool named RAID Calculator? Synology’s RAID Calculator tool can provide an estimate on space utilization with various mixed HDD/SSD configurations and RAID types. If you have a Synology NAS, you can choose a different RAID type on your HDD or SSD disks. For those who don’t know, … Read more about Synology: Online RAID Calculator Tool
Did you know some NAS models support Data Deduplication? What is Data Deduplication? Data Deduplication allows you to store more data in less volume space and achieve better storage efficiency in virtualized environments. Data Deduplication is only supported on Synology SSD disks and Btrfs volumes. You need to create a storage pool consisting entirely of … Read more about Synology: Which NAS Supports Data Deduplication
In certain situations it becomes necessary to install updates manually on your Synology NAS, even though Synology offers support in the form of automatic download and installation of updates for both their DSM operating system and third-party and non-third-party packages. Do remember that the operating system files have the .PAT extension and all packages have … Read more about How To Manually Update Your Synology NAS