How to synchronize a Synology NAS with Exoscale Object Storage
The Synology NAS is a very user-friendly storage system for private persons and small to medium businesses. It comes with a large number of applications and can synchronize with an Amazon S3-compatible storage, like Exoscale Simple Object Storage. This guide shows how to set synchronization with Exoscale SOS with the Cloud Sync application.
This method synchronizes the Synology NAS with Exoscale SOS. It does not create a versioned backup. If you want to create a versioned backup, see the Hyper Backup guide.
Before you start this guide, you will need to:
Create an IAM key, also via the Portal or the CLI. See the IAM documentation for more information.
Install Cloud Sync
Open the Package Center.
Search for Hyper Backup (produced by Synology Inc.) and install it.
Set up Cloud Sync
Open the main menu and start Cloud Sync. Then follow the screenshots below.
When asked for account settings, select Customer Server URL and enter
sos-ZONE.exo.io in the server field. Make sure to substitute
ZONE with the relevant zone.
You can find all Zones on our website and with the cli:
exo zones list
Also enter your IAM Key, secret and bucket name.