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Synology Announces DiskStation DS1010+ VMware Ready Status

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  1. btarunr

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    Synology Inc. today announced that its DiskStation DS1010+ has achieved VMware Ready status. This designation indicates that the Synology DS1010+ has passed a detailed evaluation and testing process managed by VMware and is now listed on the VMware Hardware Compatibility List.

    Passing the extensive VMware-specified testing helps ensure that the Synology DS1010+ makes best use of VMware technology and is ready for deployment in customer environments. “We are pleased that the Synology DS1010+ qualifies for the VMware Ready logo, signifying to customers that it has passed specific VMware testing and interoperability criteria and is ready to run their mission-critical business applications and operations,” said Bernie Mills, senior director, alliance programs, VMware.

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    “Today, enterprises need reliable and affordable storage solutions to fulfill their ever increasing storage needs and to backup critical business data. The Synology DS1010+ not only addresses enterprises’ storage needs, but also fits into their long-term virtualization investment by supporting VMware vSphere 4.0.” said Rosiel Lee, product manager of Synology Inc., “Synology and VMware are working together to deliver virtualized environments with significant cost savings and a scalable storage solution.”

    The VMware Ready program is a VMware co-branding program for qualified partner products and is a benefit of the VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program. With more than 1200 members worldwide, the VMware TAP program works with best-of-breed technology partners to provide them a comprehensive set of VMware technical and marketing services, support, tools and expertise to deliver enhanced value to joint customers.

    he Synology DS1010+ can be found within the online VMware Partner Product Catalog here. Hardware products can be found within the online VMware Hardware Compatibility List at this page.
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    Nobody ever comments on these things ... hold on I just did :laugh:
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    Not much to say the third time we've seen a product ;)
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    I'm not sure how to interpret this "VMware ready" status. Are some external storage solutions somehow incompatible with VMware?
    Crunching for Team TPU
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    i think it has to do with the cpu architecture plus they have something like an ajax menu setup where you can easily enable the vmware cloud without having to do any preconfiguring.

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