RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10, JBOD, RAID 5 hot spare, RAID 6 hot spare, RAID 10 hot spare, RAID 1 hot spare
Data Link Protocol
10Mb LAN, 100Mb LAN, GigE
Network / Transport Protocol
PPTP, L2TP, iSCSI, FTP, NFS
Remote Management Protocol
SNMP, Telnet, SSH
Network Services Compatibility
Microsoft Active Directory (AD), Microsoft CIFS, Network File System (NFS), FTP, Apple File Protocol (AFP), Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV), Calendaring Extensions to WebDAV (CalDAV)
LDAP support, wake on LAN (WOL), Syslog support, antivirus analysis, video server, Access Control List (ACL) support, e-mail server, surveillance station, cloud backup, VPN Server
IP Cameras Supported
Expansion / Connectivity
12 (total) / 12 (free) x hot-swap - 2.5" / 3.5"
4 x Ethernet 1000Base-T - RJ-45 � 2 x USB 3.0 - Type A � 1 x management
Built-in 4 cooling fans
Internal power supply
Max Supported Qty
Power Redundancy Scheme
AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Software / System Requirements
Microsoft Windows XP or later, Apple MacOS X 10.5 or later, Ubuntu 9.04 or later
Service & Support
Limited warranty - 3 years
Min Operating Temperature
Max Operating Temperature
Humidity Range Operating
5 - 95%
Synology RS2418RP+ 12 Bay Rackmount NAS
Next-generation file system for better data protection The Btrfs file system introduces advanced storage technologies and optimized snapshots to prevent data corruption and reduce maintenance overhead. While ensuring high-level data integrity, it also offers flexible, efficient data protection and recovery tools.
Fully certified storage virtualization solutions Synology iSCSI storage fully supports most virtualization solutions to enhance work efficiency with easy management interface. VMware vSphere 6 and VAAI integration helps offload storage operations and optimizes computation efficiency. Windows Offloaded Data Transfer (ODX) speeds up data transfer and migration rate. OpenStack Cinder support turns your Synology NAS into a block-based storage component.
Digital asset protection Powered by Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM), Synology NAS offers advanced security measures to protect against sudden data loss and potential security holes.
Security Advisor Analyzes system settings, password strength, network preferences, and removes any possible malware.
AppArmor A kernel-level enhancement that blocks malicious programs from accessing unauthorized system resources.
AES 256-bit encryption Encrypt shared folders and network data transmission to keep data from unauthorized access.
2-step verification Prevent others from logging in to your DSM by generating a one-time password (OTP) on your mobile device.
Trust Level Customize the trust level in Package Center to avoid installing packages from untrusted sources, safeguarding your NAS from unknown or tampered package files.
Key Selling Points
Next-generation file system for better data protection
Delivery times are quoted in working days and do not include bank holidays. Please expect
over Christmas to be slightly delayed.
7 Day Delivery
OVER £100 ORDERS - Free
7 Day Delivery
Under £100 ORDERS - £2.90
3 Working Days
£4.16 + VAT (£4.99)
Next Working Day
£6.66 + VAT (£7.99)
Order and Payment Confirmed by 3.30pm Collect Free Normally Next Working Day
Delivery Surcharges to these Post Codes
Goods are dispatched by post or by overnight courier or Royal Mail and should be delivered
within one or
two working days of dispatch. Ballicom Limited accepts no responsibility where the Courier
Service is at fault for delayed delivery once the goods have been dispatched. We currently
sell just under
100,000 products and Available Stock may be stored at more than one warehouse If Collecting
first as we may need to arrange shipment of the item to the Trade Counter first.