I have had at least a dozen people ask me over the last couple weeks how the Synology Hard Drives that I have are holding up. Nothing Earth shattering here — they work well for what I’m doing. My work load isn’t huge — just some VM creation/deletion. Your mileage may vary!

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Time Stamps:
00:00 – Intro
00:20 – Where’s the DS2422+ Video at??
01:00 – 8TB Model
01:15 – My workload on the drives — likely light
01:50 – Storage Manager with an active VM
02:00 – Are they reliable?
02:35 – RAID Level
02:50 – How are they working?
03:00 – Non Synology Drives on certain models or non supported drives
03:40 – They are holding up fine
04:10 – What else do you want to know about the drives?
04:40 – Wrap Up

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