Synology DS216play – DSM

Networking

This post is a follow-up to the Synology DS216play review.¬† There is so much to talk about with regards to the Disk Station Manager (DSM) that we felt like it required it’s own post.

Synology DS216play NAS

Networking

With each year that passes, photos and videos are increasing in quality at an exponential rate. ¬†Following this, memory required to store this data is also increasing exponentially. Hard-disk drives (HDDs) are keeping up with this demand – I remember just a few years ago a 1 TB hard disk was a novelty. The downside to HDDs, however, is that they require your computer to be on for you to be able to access them…or do they?