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12 Bay Synology RS3614XS+ RackStation Gigabit NAS Unit

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With comprehensive business applications, RS3614xs+ offers enterprises seeking uninterrupted service a reliable, superior-performance network attached storage solution, helping you to simplify data management, optimize virtualization environments, and rapidly expand storage capacity. ONLY WHILE STOCKS LAST! CASH PRICE
Manufacturer PN: RS3614XS+
GTIN: 846504001705
Warranty: 5 Year
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Blazing performance

RS3614xs+ delivers stunning performance at over 3,600 MB/s throughput and 361,469 IOPS under RAID 5 configuration.1RS3614xs+ is equipped with 8GB RAM and up to 32GB ECC RAM expansion support, so enterprises can guarantee data accuracy as well as superior performance.

Hardware encryption engine enhances file transfer speeds

RS3614xs+ is equipped with an encryption engine which offloads encryption calculation tasks away from the main CPU. Thus, the CPU can be free for other important tasks. In addition, Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) on shared folders with hardware acceleration ensures security without compromising access performance, providing over 3,458.88MB/s in reading.

Robust scalability up to 216TB

With 12 HDD trays and support for adding up to two Synology RX1214/RX1214RP2 expansion units, RS3614xs+ provides the ability to seamlessly expand up to 216TB3 of total storage capacity and expand a single volume up to 108TB on the fly. When the storage capacity of RS3614xs+ nears it limit, expansion is easily accomplished as it supports up to 36 HDDs or SSDs. RS3614xs+ provides enterprises flexible capacity and balanced performance to meet the needs of varying applications and processes.

Four 10GbE ports and SATA III 6Gb/s support

In addition to the default 4 Gigabit ports, RS3614xs+ comes with dual PCI Express 3.0 x8 slots (white running at x8 mode, black running at x4 mode), allowing installation of dual 10GbE Network Interface Cards (NIC) for maximized bandwidth. Dual PCIe slots for quad 10GbE ports support brings you the superior performance that data-intensive applications demand of your storage system. Coming with native SATA III 6Gb/s support, RS3614xs+ ensures the optimum data process under heavy system loading.

Reliable redundancy mechanisms

RS3614XS+ comes with comprehensive redundancy mechanisms to ensure your business continuity. Built-in four LAN ports with failover provides the reliable redundancy in the event of unexpected network failure. The high reliability system design including fan-less CPU heat-sink and passive cooling technologies prevents single point of failure. Other features such as redundant data paths, power supplies, system fans, and network ports with failover support ensure continual service uptime.

SSD cache technology

RS3614xs+ enables the combination of hard drives and read/write-optimized SSD cache, boosting throughput efficiently while minimizing cost per gigabyte. With full SSD cache reading and writing support, RS3614xs+ offers a significant reduction in I/O latency without crippling your budget. With only a small upfront investment, businesses can benefit from significant server performance enhancement.

Please refer to the SSD Cache White Paper for more details.

5 year warranty

Synology RS3614xs+ is backed with Synology's 5-year limited warranty. With technical support and hardware replacement service, the five-year warranty maximizes your enterprises' return on investment. For the entire duration, you will enjoy technical support via e-mail and telephone.

Award winning OS - DiskStation Manager

Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) is a sleek, browser-based operating system running on every DiskStation and RackStation, which makes managing your Synology NAS a breeze. Featuring an intuitive user interface, DSM makes accessing and sharing your data smarter and simpler. Synology's Package Center lets you download and install useful add-on packages designed specifically for individual or business needs, meaning you can enjoy more entertainment in your life or better productivity at work. Learn more

Fit into business environments easily

With the support of Windows AD, LDAP, and Domain Trust, RS3614xs+ enables seamless account integration. The User Home feature can automatically create a "home" folder for every user account to minimize the administrator's effort in repeatedly creating "home" folders for all accounts. Windows ACL support on RS3614xs+ allows IT administrators to fine tune access controls and set up privileges to files and folders on RS3614xs+ through the familiar Windows user interface. With compatibility for major protocols, RS3614xs+ can eliminate server configuration overhead and enhance IT administrators’ efficiency. Learn more

Seamless storage solution for virtualization environments

RS3614xs+ provides seamless storage solutions for virtualization environments, including VMware, Citrix, and Microsoft Hyper-V. With VMware vSphere® 5 & VAAI integration, RS3614xs+ helps offload specific storage operations and optimizes computation power in VMware environments. Windows ODX support speeds up data manipulation as the data transfer is offloaded. iSCSI also lets SMB users consolidate storage into data center storage arrays while providing hosts with the illusion of locally-attached disks. Learn more

Unified storage system

RS3614xs+ enables businesses to cost-effectively manage multi-protocol data by integrating file-level (NAS) and block-level (SAN) storage into one unified storage system. Files can be shared across Windows®, Mac®, and Linux® platforms seamlessly with comprehensive network protocol support (CIFS/SMB, AFP, and NFS). RS3614xs+ provides a cost-effective iSCSI solution, allowing large scale businesses to consolidate storage into data center storage arrays. With thin provisioning available for file-level iSCSI LUN, you can maximize storage utilization by oversubscribing provisions and grow storage space as needed. Learn more

Protection by LUN backup, snapshot, and clone

RS3614xs+ enhances the ease of moving and copying data in a virtualized environment with the features - LUN Backup, LUN Snapshot, and LUN Clone. RS3614xs+ offers iSCSI LUN backup at storage level without extra charge. Synology LUN Clone and LUN Snapshot only take up 1/1000 of the original size which highly optimizes storage usage. In addition, Synology's LUN Snapshot lets you create up 256 snapshots per LUN using point-in-time technology without having any impact on system performance. With better support to servers under VMware vSphere or Windows environment, IT managers can expect guaranteed VM status and data consistency through application-consistent snapshots. Learn more

Synology CMS (Central Management System)

For enterprises with more than one Synology NAS server, CMS offers the flexibility and convenience for IT administrators to manage all of them from a single point of entry. Through a simple interface, you can obtain a clear overview on resource consumption and logs, helping you identify any issue right away. With group policies, CMS can do much more for your daily tasks. Once a NAS joins a group, it will automatically adopt its rules and behave as intended, without extra configuration. Learn more

Increase business productivity with cloud solutions

With comprehensive cloud solutions, RS3614xs+ lets you create your own private cloud easily. Cloud Station is the perfect package to sync files across multiple devices. Files can be edited in offline mode and later synced to Cloud Station, which keeps up to 32 historical versions, allowing you to restore a file back to previous version or recover deleted files. With the mobile app DS cloud, any change made to a file is automatically synced to your smartphones and tablets. For distributed enterprises, Synology's 2-way sync between different DiskStations ensures employees at different locations share the same information in real-time. IT administrators can handpick individual folders that they want to sync to different devices, manually or automatically based on file format and size. Folders synced by Cloud Station can be encrypted on DSM — no one will be able to access its content without your private key. Learn more

Ensuring business continuity

Uninterrupted availability is a critical goal for all businesses. RS3614xs+ supports Synology High Availability (SHA) technology which combines an active and passive server into one cluster, the former always mirrored to the latter. The Heartbeat mechanism detects regular "heartbeats" between the two servers. If the main server encounters unexpected downtime, the passive server immediately takes over. With multiple LAN ports, RS3614xs+ also ensures redundancy in the event of unexpected network failure. Learn more

Secure your data

RS3614xs+ offers advanced security measures to protect you from potential security holes. Security Advisor analyzes system settings, password strength, network preferences and removes any possible malware. AppArmor blocks malicious programs from accessing unauthorized system resources. You can also customize the trust level in Package Center to avoid installing packages from untrusted sources, safeguarding your NAS from unknown or tampered files. In addition, RS3614xs+ provides other security add-ons, such as AES encryption, 2-Step verification, IP block & allow list, Antivirus packages, firewall, and DoS attack prevention. Learn more


Hardware Specifications
CPU Model Intel Xeon E3-1230 v2
CPU Frequency Quad Core 3.3 GHz
Floating Point  
Hardware Encryption Engine (AES-NI)  
System Memory 8 GB DDR3 ECC
Memory Module Pre-installed 4 GB X 2
Total Memory Slots 4
Memory Expandable up to 32 GB (8 GB X 4)
Drive Bay(s) 12
Maximum Drive Bays with Expansion Unit 36
Compatible Drive Type
Maximum Internal Raw Capacity 72 TB (6 TB HDD X 12) (Capacity may vary by RAID types) (See All Supported HDD)
Hot Swappable Drive  
External Ports
USB 2.0 Port 2
USB 3.0 Port 2
Expansion Port 2
File System
Internal Drives EXT4
External Drives
  • EXT4
  • EXT3
  • FAT
  • NTFS
  • HFS+
Size (Height X Width X Depth) 88 mm X 445 mm X 570 mm 
Weight 15.5 kg 
RJ-45 1GbE LAN Port 4 (with Link Aggregation / Failover support)
PCIe x8 Slot for 10GbE / 1GbE Network Card (See more) 2 (white at x8 mode, black at x4 mode)
Wake on LAN/WAN  
System Fan 80 mm X 80 mm X 4 pcs
Fan Speed Mode
  • Cool Mode
  • Quiet Mode
Easy Replacement System Fan  
Wireless Support (dongle)  
Power Recovery  
Noise Level* 42.2 dB(A) 
Scheduled Power On/Off  
Power Supply Unit / Adapter 2 X 500W 
AC Input Power Voltage 100V to 240V AC
Power Frequency 50/60 Hz, Single Phase
Power Consumption* 110.55 W (Access) 
70.65 W (HDD Hibernation) 
British Thermal Unit 377.21 BTU/hr (Access) 
241.06 BTU/hr (HDD Hibernation) 
Redundant Power Supply (for xs+ and RP model)  
Environment Temperature
Operating Temperature 5°C to 35°C (40°F to 95°F)
Storage Temperature -10°C to 70°C (15°F to 155°F)
Relative Humidity 5% to 95% RH
  • FCC Class A
  • CE Class A
  • BSMI Class A
Warranty 5 Years
  • Power consumption is measured when fully loaded with Western Digital 1TB WD10EFRX hard drive(s).
  • Noise Level Testing Environment: Fully loaded with Seagate 1TB ST31000520AS hard drive(s) in idle; Two G.R.A.S. Type 40AE microphones, each set up at 1 meter away from the Synology NAS front and rear; Background noise: 16.49-17.51 dB(A); Temperature: 24.25-25.75°C; Humidity: 58.2-61.8%
  • When upgrading RAM to more than 24GB, the original 4GB RAM modules must be removed.
DSM Specifications ( See more )
Storage Management
Maximum Single Volume Size
  • 200 TB (32GB RAM required, for RAID 5 or RAID 6 groups only)
  • 108 TB
Maximum Internal Volume Number 1024
Maximum iSCSI Target Number 128
Maximum iSCSI LUN 512
iSCSI LUN Clone/Snapshot, Windows ODX  
RAID Group  
Supported RAID Type
  • Basic
  • JBOD
  • RAID 0
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 5
  • RAID 6
  • RAID 10
RAID Migration
  • Basic to RAID 1
  • Basic to RAID 5
  • RAID 1 to RAID 5
  • RAID 5 to RAID 6
Volume Expansion with Larger HDDs
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 5
  • RAID 6
Volume Expansion by Adding a HDD
  • RAID 5
  • RAID 6
  • JBOD
Global Hot Spare Supported RAID Type
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 5
  • RAID 6
  • RAID 10
SSD Support
SSD Read/Write Cache (White Paper)  
File Sharing Capacity
Maximum User Accounts 16000
Maximum Groups 512
Maximum Shared Folder 512
Maximum Shared Folder Sync Tasks 32
Maximum Concurrent CIFS/AFP/FTP Connections 2048
Windows Access Control List (ACL) Integration  
NFS Kerberos Authentication  
High Availability Manager  
Log Center  
Syslog Events per Second 3000
VMware vSphere 5 with VAAI  
Windows Server 2012  
Windows Server 2012 R2  
Citrix Ready  
Notes Performance figures could vary on different environments.
Add-on Packages (See more)
Antivirus Essential  
Antivirus by McAfee (Trial)  
Audio Station  
Central Management System  
Cloud Station  
Maximum Concurrent File Transfers 1024
Cloud Sync  
Directory Server  
DNS Server  
Download Station  
Maximum Concurrent Download Tasks 80
Glacier Backup  
HiDrive Backup  
iTunes Server  
Java Manager  
Mail Server  
Mail Station  
Media Server  
DLNA Compliance  
Note Station  
Photo Station  
RADIUS Server  
Surveillance Station  
Maximum IP cam (Licenses required) 90 (including 2 Free License) (See All Supported IP Cameras)
Total FPS (H.264)* 2700 FPS @ 720p (1280x720) 
1080 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080) 
650 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536) 
500 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
Total FPS (MJPEG)* 900 FPS @ 720p (1280x720) 
360 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080) 
250 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536) 
150 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
Time Backup  
Maximum Task Number 16
Video Station  
Video Transcoding Group 1 (See more)
VPN Server  
Maximum Connections 30
Notes Surveillance Station throughput is tested with Axis P1347 (H.264@1280x720@30FPS), using continuous recording with live view from Surveillance Station and motion detection by camera. Live view and recording are sharing the same stream from the camera. Recording video is saved every 5 minutes with the limit of archive folder up to 1GB.
Environment & Packaging
Environment RoHS Compliant
Packaging Content
  • Main Unit X 1
  • Welcome Note X 1
  • Accessory Pack X 1
  • AC Power Cord X 2
Optional Accessories
  • Remote
  • Camera License Pack
  • 8GB (4GB X 2) ECC RAM Module Kit
  • 16GB (8GB X 2) ECC RAM Module Kit
  • Expansion Unit: RX1214/RX1214RP X 2
  • VS360HD
  • Synology RKS1314 - Rail Kit Sliding
  • Synology Ethernet Adapter E10G15-F1