Synology DiskStation DS1517 comes with a quad-core CPU, hardware encryption engine, four built-in Gigabit LAN ports, and is scalable up to 15 drives, providing a cost-effective storage solution for growing businesses. DS1517 is ideal for centralizing data backups, protecting critical assets, and sharing files across different platforms. Synology DS1517 is backed by Synology’s 3-year limited warranty.
Synology DS1517 is a 5-bay network attached storage solution equipped with a quad-core 1.7 GHz processor, 2GB RAM, and four Gigabit LAN ports, delivering sequential reading throughput over 436 MB/s and writing throughput over 449 MB/s with RAID 5 and all LAN ports link-aggregated. DS1517 is capable of encrypted data throughput up to 334 MB/s in reading and 289 MB/s in writing. DS1517 delivers a reliable and cost-effective storage solution suitable for homes and businesses.
DS1517 can support up to 15 drives with two Synology DX517 expansion units on-the-fly for up to 150 TB raw capacity. You can expand your storage capacity according to the needs of your business with minimal effort.
Comprehensive Business Applications
Powered by the innovative Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM), DS1517 comes fully-equipped with applications and features designed specifically for large-scale businesses:
Windows® AD and LDAP support allow easy integration with existing business directory services without recreating user accounts.
Windows ACL support provides fine-grained access control and efficient privilege settings, allowing DS1517 to fit seamlessly into current infrastructure.
Internet file access is simplified by the encrypted FTP server and the web-based file explorer, Synology File Station. HTTPS, firewall, and IP auto-block support ensure file sharing over the Internet is protected with a high level of security.
Effective Sync & Backup Solution
DS1517 can serve as a centralized backup destination, making it easy to create your own private cloud. Cloud Sync keeps your Dropbox, Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive, Baidu, and Box storages in sync with DS1517 at home. Cloud Station Suite allows you to sync files among multiple devices, including Windows PC, Mac, Linux, and Android/ iOS tablets and phones, effortlessly keeping everything up-to-date.
With block-level incremental backup and cross-version deduplication, Synology Hyper Backup provides multi-version backup with optimized storage utilization and allows data backup to multiple destinations–local shared folders, external hard drives, network shared folders, rsync servers, and public cloud services.
24/7 Smart Security Solution
Featuring user-friendly video management tools and an intuitive desktop-like interface, Synology Surveillance Station is a reliable private-security solution that can support multiple IP cameras connected to DS1517. Surveillance Station features optimized live view together with streamlined real-time monitoring. Its powerful analytics, such as motion detection and alert notification, allows you to stay informed of any suspicious activity with triggers sent via SMS, e-mail, and DS cam mobile application.
Reliability & Availability
DS1517 features failover and Link Aggregation support. The built-in four Gigabit LAN ports provide enhanced resiliency against unexpected network or cabling failure. Hot swappable drives minimize system downtime by allowing simplified and rapid drive replacement.
Uninterrupted availability is a critical goal for all businesses. Synology High Availability (SHA) ensures a seamless transition between clustered servers in the event of unexpected disasters and ensuring your services remain online.
Energy Efficient and Easy Management
Synology DS1517 is designed and developed with energy efficiency in mind. DS1517 consumes only 39.5 W in regular operation. Wake on LAN/WAN and scheduled power on/off can further reduce power consumption and operational cost. With HDD hibernation, hard drives can enter the energy-saving mode automatically when the system has been idle for a specified period of time.