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I'm thinking of setting up a Synology NS on our network. How any idea how to backup the data with these products. Can I setup connect it with the same model and use it for backing up ?

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How much data are you backing up?

If it is just data then you can easily create a script that uses robocopy to sync the data. You might want to look into something like AppAssure or Datto that allows for data replication between devices.
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There are multiple options with the Synology range...

1) Cloud - backs up to a cloud service
2) External drive - plug in a USB drive to the device and it will run scheduled backups to it
3) Another Synology - it can do rsync between the 2 and keep everything in sync

http://www.synology.com/support/tutorials_show.php?q_id=461

So you have choices...
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