If you use a Cloud solution you should encounter Data privacy, Data Security and Data Confidentiality.
Network-attached Storage (NAS) is file-level computer data storage server connected to a computer network providing data access to a heterogeneous group of users, clients and provides a large range of integrated services. NAS not only operates as a file server, but is specialised for this task either by its hardware, software, or configuration of those elements. NAS is often manufactured as a computer proprietary appliance.
If a NAS server is installed On Premises, you have to manage everything and at the same time you are responsible (Legacy IT) of all its assets (OS, Data, Storage, Networking, and especially security). You are your own Data Center.
Other Solutions, as any other ISP Server, are:
If you choose the Infomaniak NAS Solution, for example, you will rely on a SaaS solution: the NAS is managed by the Cloud service provider.
ARTELABS ICT Services can help you install your NAS in your own company (On Premise), explain to you how it works, how to activate the services you need, the securities practices to adopt and the protocols necessary for its operation.
A general overview of a first basic installation:
If your NAS is behind a router, you will need to check the compatibility and / or add rules in order to open the ports (ALLOW / DENY) for external network communication. Unfortunately, very often, IPV4 and IPV6 adresses are not always compatibles with some protocols.
We will help you to setup your NAS Synology.