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StarWind is #1 SAN Software to build a SAN for VMware and SAN for Hyper-V

StarWind iSCSI SAN Free Edition

StarWind iSCSI SAN Free Edition

Ideal iSCSI SAN at ZERO cost

StarWind iSCSI SAN Free is an iSCSI Target that converts any Windows server into a SAN. This tool provides the wide range of storage management and data protection features.

If you want to deploy iSCSI SAN in your testing lab, for personal use or educational purposes, and evaluate this technology, you can do so completely free with StarWind.

The solution is designed for use with the market leading server virtualization platforms – VMware, Microsoft Hyper-V and Citrix.

NEW: Now provides High Availability capabilities and
supports Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V

The storing and protection of your data can be easy, reliable, and yet FREE. For the first time in the storage industry, free SAN software provides high availability (HA). This powerful technology is now available at no cost and provides its entire functional potential.

Where to deploy?

This free tool is a perfect fit for small and medium IT-environments that need reliable data protection. Now you can deploy an ideal SAN solution in your testing laboratories, use it for personal needs and educational purposes, and gain extensive experience with iSCSI SAN and High Availability.

How it works

StarWind iSCSI SAN Free is an iSCSI target that runs on any commodity (x86-64) server and works over existing Ethernet/IP networks. With this solution you can build custom SAN, leveraging your existing servers and cabling. Therefore, you save money not only on the storage software but also on the hardware!

Key benefits:

  • ZERO investment
  • High Availability of your data*
  • Unlimited storage capacity for a single-node device
  • Global Data Deduplication
  • Seamless integration with VM Backup solutions

Easy Upgrade

If you need a SAN with more storage capacity of HA device and extended functionality, you can easily upgrade the free edition to paid versions while preserving the settings and avoiding downtime simply by activating a purchased license key.



* Unlimited for a single-node device. The storage capacity of an HA device is limited to 128 GB.

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