By Cherry / Last Updated October 12, 2020

NAS server

NAS server is a means for storing your data on computer network which can be accessible by more than one computer. And the NAS server is popular in home users and small companies. They can deliver much more than basic file sharing. That’s why users want to use a NAS server. For getting a NAS server, you can install a NAS device directly, or you can build a NAS Server by your own. The truth is the small companies always hold 2 NAS servers, and they want the 2 NAS server synchronization.

Synchronize two NAS server

Sync two NAS server will provide more convenience for users. For example, you have two NAS devices, device1 is for your home and device2 is for your office network. However, you may want to sue the data on device2 when you at home, or you need use the data on device1 in office. and you use both for storing your data.

Best Free NAS Synchronization Software

If you want to perform 2 NAS server synchronization, It’s strongly recommended to try the best free NAS synchronization software - AOMEI Backupper Standard in Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP (including 32-bit and 64-bit).

AOMEI Backupper provides the file sync feature for you to sync two NAS servers automatically with Schedule option, and you could sync files to local disks, external hard drives, portable USB flash drives, NAS or network shared folders, even the clouds (Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, Box, etc.).

It enables you to sync multiple pairs of folders so that you can easily and quickly update two folders in two different places. Now, let’s learn how to perform 2 NAS server synchronization.

How to sync two NAS server with AOMEI Backupper?

To show you how to sync two NAS servers with AOMEI Backupper in Windows PCs, please do the following before synchronization (assuming that sync two Synology NAS over internet):

  • Ensure the two Synology NAS on the same network.

  • Remember the IP addresses of your two NAS servers.

  • Download the best free NAS synchronization software - AOMEI Backupper Standard.

Then, follow the step by step instructions to sync between two Synology NAS:

Step 1. Install and launch AOMEI Backupper Standard, click Sync -> Basic Sync.

Basic Sync

Step 2. To do Synology NAS to NAS sync, click + Add Folder > Share/NAS. And then click Add Network Location > input the Display Name and Network Path (IP address of the source Synology NAS) to add the source Synology NAS server. And then choose the folders contains the files that you would like to sync.

Choose Share or NAS

Add Network Location

Choose Folder in Synology NAS

Step 3. Choose the destination Synology NAS server: tap the inverted triangle icon > Select a network location, and click Add Network Location, input the Display Name and Network Path and click OK to add another Synology NAS server, choose one of the folders as the destination.

Select a Network Location

Step 4. Preview the settings of two NAS server synchronization. Click Start Sync to sync data between 2 Synology NAS servers.

Start NAS to NAS Sync

There are some optional settings you could specify before syncing:
✍You could enable email or SMS notification to get alert after the 2 NAS server synchronization finished, comment the sync task, run specified program or script before or after the sync, etc.
✍With Schedule option, you could set an automatic 2 NAS server synchronization with daily, weekly, monthly, event triggers or USB plug in. Please upgrade to AOMEI Backupoper Professional or other editions to enjoy the last two options.

After a while, you will find the data between Synology NAS has been synced.

Summing It Up

With the help of free NAS synchronization software - AOMEI Backupper Standard, 2 NAS server synchronization is just a piece of cake. If you would like to sync files in real time between 2 Synology NAS server, please try AOMEI Backupper Professional to enjoy real time sync.

For who is running Windows Servers, like Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2016, 2019 (including R2) and SBS 2003, 2008, 2011, please try AOMEI Backupper Server to do NAS to NAS synchronization.