1. Phone Guy

    UPS: Should the NAS poweroff ? Mine does NOT

    I connected a UPS to my main DS1621+, and set it to enter safe mode in 5 minutes. I also set all my nas's to talk to the main nas as the ups server and get the settings from server which is 5 minutes. I pulled the plug from the wall and and the ups will power everything for about 20 mins. So the...
  2. tekguru

    Beware: Your CyberPower UPS with yellow glue inside could burn up??

    I've just read this article on Neowin. As a fair few of us use these UPS's, is it a cause for worry??? I'm trying to work out what CP1500PFCLCD variant I have.....?
  3. D

    DS920+ UPS Suggestions Needed

    I just bought a brand new DS920+ which I like alot. Anyway, my better judgement is telling me to get a dedicated UPS to protect the device. The NAS is connected to an Ethernet switch, which is connected to a Nest Wifi Router, which is connected directly to a Version FiOS ONT. I'm assuming that...
  4. Jan Janowski

    UPS considerations. NAS specific

    Question from some other person……, They have a synology NAS. NO UPS as of yet. So they asked me about UPS considerations…. Frankly, because I do have a whole house generator, I Don’t bother with a connection between UPS & NAS. As long as UPS Works for 30-45 seconds, I don’t need a connection...
  5. O

    UPS for RS3618xs + Network ?

    Time for a new UPS. I've typically used APC and generally sort of almost been happy with them. Reading various forums they are still likely the better option. This will support an RS3618xs + cable modem + Unifi (UDMP, Agg-Pro, 2 48-port POE+ switches, 2 24-port POE+ switches) + Mac Studio...
  6. SynoMan

    Mitigating Attacks Against Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS) Devices
  7. timmo

    UPS caused Synology to shut down improperly

    Hi - I've had a few frustrating experiences with my connected UPS (CP1000PFCLCD) to DS1621+. Periodically it will lose connection to the UPS which is hooked up via USB. Maybe the UPS USB port is going bad? Not sure if this is a known issue or if my UPS is bad. Regardless, yesterday the USB...
  8. DeltaGolf

    SMS alert for UPS via SendInBlue

    I have SMS alerts set up - Control Panel -> Notification -> SMS and I've set myself up with SendInBlue. When the power goes down and the UPS kick is in I get a text message. However SendInBlue keep suspending my account. I sent a test message after updating to DSM 7 and never received it...
  9. B

    Compatible UPS for DS 918+

    I am considering replacing the UPS near my equipment, which includes a DS 918+, my Netgear router, and a 10/100/1000 24-port switch. It occurs to me that I might want something that can turn off the 918+ in the event utility power goes off, which happens about 2 times a year out here...
  10. M

    DS920+ (DSM7). How do I test a new UPS?

    Adding an APC 1400 UPS due to a couple of power cuts recently. All connected and detected by the DS920+ But how do I safely test that it will do its job? The drives always seem to be active even after unplugging the network cables. Is there an option to suspend the unit so there will be no...
  11. SynoMan

    UPS for NAS - CyberPower CP900EPFCLCD

    I just set up an important piece of equipment for my NAS and other devices - UPS. CyberPower CP900EPFCLCD - CP900EPFCLCD - Backup UPS Systems | CyberPower VA: 900 Watts: 540 Half Load Runtime ( min ): 7 Outlets: Schuko x 6 I've attached both my NAS devices (DS418play with 4x 3TB HDD and...
  12. Saqr

    UPS Buying Guide

    Hi all, Now that I have the NAS, I am looking to buy a compatible UPS device (home power voltage is 220 volts). I am currently doing the total power consumption calculation as per the official tutorial (How to Choose a Suitable UPS) and already checked the forums and found several posts but I...
  13. tekguru

    New UPS - recommendations appreciated (UK)

    My current UPS is an APC Smart-UPS 750 which I got hold of when the company I worked at went into liquidation. It is about 6 years old (I think) and according to its system the battery is due to hit end of life in November. Last week while on holiday we suffered a power outage of just over an...
  14. I

    DS1512+ in suspend mode after power outage tripped UPS

    note: i posted similar note in "DSM 7.0 Another DSM7 regression: UPS" thread. might have been wrong place to post so i try here. my house had power outage and my ups's went online. power came back before UPS's shutdown. however, the ds1512+ has stayed in suspend mode..i've rebooted it twice...
  15. Robbie

    Faster Network & Save Money?

    A few external prompts to reorganise my home network - my 10 GbE switch failed, I installed a larger rack, NASA left home (aka my daughter - a subnet in her own right) and I had moved a couple of wifi APs, enabling me to delete / repurpose an AP. First task - find every item on the network and...
  16. Telos

    DSM 7.0 Another DSM7 regression: UPS

    DSM7 has revealed another regression... The "Shut down UPS when the system enters Standby Mode" is now only active with Omron UPS. Version 6 Version 7 DSM7 proves itself to be a true clusterfr%#*d more and more with each passing day
  17. Building a new 16U rack - rear access

    Building a new 16U rack - rear access

    Assembling a compact 16U rack and fitting baseline accessories.
  18. sktn77a

    UPS for my NAS?

    OK, as a follow up to my last thread ("locked out of my NAS due to a power outage"), I decide to look into a UPS for my NAS. Well, what a surprise - anything under $100 will last from 1 to 10 min, depending on load! What are people using UPS for with their NAS - just for momentary power...
  19. N

    UPS Monitoring Software

    I have a Mecer ME-650-VU UPS which I use to protect my Synology NAS. I have connected the UPS to the NAS with a USB cable and configured the NAS to shutdown gracefully 1 minute after the AC power has cut off, and then switch off the UPS. I have done a test by switching off the AC power supply...
  20. R

    UPS Safe Mode and shutting down of Permitted DiskStation Devices

    I have my Synology plugged into a UPS with USB. I have the Synology setup so that it will shutdown my server before it enters into safe mode using the built in network server. This all works. It works if I set a time, it works if I let it wait till low battery. The problem is when the Synology...