Synology announces DiskStation Manager 6.2

With tens of thousands of hours testing on hundreds of machines, Synology say the new DiskStation Manager 6.2 is now ready to launch, providing more stability along with new technologies that ensures better data protection for users..

The DiskStation Manager 6.2 features a new Smart Data Scrubbing feature that prevents bit rot. It also features a refreshed UI design for even quicker initial set up and monitoring experience.

Synology has also introduced several new security features to the DiskStation Manager. The new intelligent analytics on Security Advisor detects abnormal login details and generates scheduled report for IT admins. Meanwhile, users can now assign a TLS/SSL profile for each network service for more flexible network security configuration.

There's also a brand new Btrfs LUN type which comes with next generation snapshot technology, allowing snapshots to be taken within seconds.

Synology DiskStation Manager 6.2 will become globally available for users with Synology NAS to download at the end of May.