Synology QuickConnect Ultimate Setup Guide

In this tutorial, we’re going to take a look at Synology QuickConnect, how to set it up, and why you might want to use it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOMTkfuwWWQ Synology QuickConnect is an easy way to access your Synology NAS from outside of…

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How to Backup Proxmox to a Synology NAS

In this tutorial, we will take a look at how to backup Proxmox to a Synology NAS. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZSBcZSC6fJI In specific, we will take a look at how to back up virtual machines in Proxmox to a Synology NAS. In my…

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Synology DS720+ vs. QNAP TS-253D

This article will focus on the comparison between the Synology DS720+ vs. QNAP TS-253D. Before we take a look at the devices, both, the Synology DS720+ and the QNAP TS-253D are two-bay NAS (Network Attached Storage) devices that will allow…

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How to Setup WireGuard on a Raspberry Pi!

In this tutorial, we will look at how to setup WireGuard on a Raspberry Pi using PiVPN! Easy instructions that will help you setup the WireGuard VPN. https://youtu.be/DUpIOSbbvKk WireGuard is awesome! Up until WireGuard, the gold standard for VPN’s has…

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How to Set up Tailscale on a Synology NAS

Today we are going to take a look at how to set up Tailscale on a Synology NAS. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u2Qp1BM8Qi8 Tailscale is a zero configuration VPN. What this means is that without port forwarding, you’re able to access ALL of the…

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How to Set Up NordVPN on Ubuntu

In this tutorial, we are going to look at how to set up NordVPN on Ubuntu. NordVPN is a privacy-first VPN that is fast, has tons of different countries to connect to, and is incredibly easy to use. I have…

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How to Set Up WireGuard on pfSense

This tutorial will look at how to set up WireGuard on pfSense. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MZf2rOnQ4jc WireGuard is a VPN tool that’s faster, simpler, and leaner than something like OpenVPN. Where OpenVPN has the benefit of longevity, WireGuard is the newer, faster VPN…

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How to Install Plex on a Synology NAS

This tutorial will take a look at how to install Plex on a Synology NAS. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z7gDTpN6O2o Plex is one of the best applications that you can run on a Synology NAS. In general, most people who purchase a Synology NAS…

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Best Synology NAS UPS Devices

Today we are going to look at why you need a Synology NAS UPS devices.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dV2DOCj23Cw 1. What is a UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply)? A UPS is an uninterruptable power supply and in its simplest form, it ensures that during…

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Synology Data Scrubbing Setup Tutorial

This tutorial is going to take a look at Synology Data Scrubbing and why you MUST set it up. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcTVDCLaBfY First off, Synology Data Scrubbing is only available if you’re using the BTRFS file system. This is also the main…

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