Synology NAS Configure Administer like a Storage Pro

Become a storage expert by understanding how to setup, use and configure the Synology NAS systems and appliances
Synology NAS Configure Administer like a Storage Pro
File Size :
3.55 GB
Total length :
5h 11m



Emilio Aguero


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Synology NAS Configure Administer like a Storage Pro

What you’ll learn

Systems and Storage Administration
How to setup and configure a Synology NAS
Learn how to use DSM
How to create RAID Groups, Volumes and Disk Pools
Configure Backup and NAS to NAS Replication

Synology NAS Configure Administer like a Storage Pro


Basic IT Skills
Basic Storage knowledge
A desire to learn more!


In this course we will cover a range of storage technologies focusing on the NAS, but specificatlly how to setup, use and configure Synology NAS systems. If you have heard terms such as SAN, NAS, and Storage this course is perfect for you, even if you are new or just want to learn more! This course will focus on the skills needed to setup and work with the Synology NAS (network attached storage) appliances, which are used in businesses and homes across the world. This course will give you the essential and foundational technical skills to manage a Synology NAS like a pro!In this course we’ll provide you with -knowledge of what a NAS is and introduce you to Synologythe expertise on how to setup and configure a NASthe skills to build and use disk pools, voumes and sharesknowledge of RAID differencesskills to fully administer and master the Synology NASmuch much moreDo I need to be an expert?No, this course is designed for people who have little to lots of knoweldge about Storage, NAS and Synology systems. By the end of the course you’ll be able to fully manage a Synology NAS and take your new skills to administer it like a pro!Why this course?This course will be easy to understand, and give you an overview of the necessary skills you need to know.We’ll provide you with the foundational skills to add to your knowledge bank, while continuing to improve on your tech skills more and more!


Section 1: Introduction

Lecture 1 Instructor & Course Introduction

Lecture 2 What is a NAS

Lecture 3 Introduction to Synology

Section 2: Hardware and Initial Walkthrough

Lecture 4 NAS Compare – Rackmount vs Desktop

Lecture 5 DSM Overview

Section 3: Setup & Config

Lecture 6 Initial Setup and Configuration

Lecture 7 Security – Set, Update, Reset Passwords

Lecture 8 Network Connectivity

Lecture 9 Widgets

Section 4: Disk Configuration

Lecture 10 Differences of traditional RAID

Lecture 11 Storage Manager

Lecture 12 Creating a Volume Overview + Synology Hybrid Raid (SHR)

Lecture 13 Hot Spares

Lecture 14 Shared folder and permissions

Lecture 15 Using FileStation

Lecture 16 Delete a Volume & Storage Pool

Lecture 17 Setup of Synology Storage to VMware Datastore (Optional)

Section 5: Updates and Notifications

Lecture 18 Resource Monitor

Lecture 19 Logs

Lecture 20 Email Notification

Lecture 21 Security Advisor

Lecture 22 DSM Updates

Lecture 23 Manually Updating DSM

Section 6: Services and Operations

Lecture 24 Users and Groups – Local & Domain

Lecture 25 Integrate with AD

Lecture 26 External devices

Lecture 27 Hardware + Power Settings

Lecture 28 DHCP Server

Lecture 29 Task Scheduler

Lecture 30 SSH into NAS

Lecture 31 Failed Disk Replacements

Section 7: Apps and Further Config

Lecture 32 Package Center

Lecture 33 Antivirus

Lecture 34 Backup NAS to USB Drive – Using USB Copy

Lecture 35 Backup NAS to the AWS Cloud – Using CloudSync

Lecture 36 Backup NAS to another NAS

Lecture 37 Setup Plex Media Server

Lecture 38 Setup a WordPress Website

Lecture 39 Setup and Run Virtual Machines (VM’s) on a Synology NAS

Lecture 40 Migrating data from one NAS to another NAS

Section 8: Conclusion

Lecture 41 Final Thoughts

Synology NAS Users,Storage Admins,Helpdesk Admins,Desktop Support Techs,Systems Administrators & Engineers

Course Information:

Udemy | English | 5h 11m | 3.55 GB
Created by: Emilio Aguero

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