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Orest Lesyuk

Microsoft SQL Server High Availability: Always On Availability Groups VS Failover Cluster Instances. What to choose and when?

Microsoft SQL Server is the backbone of many businesses, but when it comes to high availability, which path should you take: Always On Availability Groups (AG) or Failover Cluster Instances (FCI)?

Alex Khorolets

Turn two VMware vSphere hosts into a full-blown cluster without breaking the bank, in 5 easy steps

Security, privacy, and performance have always been a priority for many businesses even over the limitless scalability offered by the cloud. Join us for a new video, on how to transform two on-prem VMware vSphere hosts into a bulletproof high-availability (HA) cluster for improved cost-effectiveness, high VM performance and enhanced security, in 5 easy steps.


Ensuring Business Continuity and High Availability With StarWind Virtual SAN

Want to optimize your storage infrastructure? Learn how StarWind Virtual SAN (VSAN) helps organizations achieve high availability and resilience.

Vladyslav Savchenko

Setting up StarWind Virtual SAN (VSAN) as Hardened Repository for Veeam B&R

Worried about keeping your business data safe from ransomware and other threats? Discover how StarWind Virtual SAN (VSAN) can fortify your backup strategy as a hardened repository for Veeam Backup & Replication (B&R).

Kevin Soltow

ESXi is free… So why would you buy an ESXi anyway?

Most admins know that VMware offers Free and Evaluation versions of their hypervisor. However, there are still some nuances that explain why people would actually buy ESXi.

Diana Abo Harmouch

What is V2V (Virtual to Virtual)?

V2V in Focus: What’s virtual-to-virtual migration all about? Learn what V2V is, why it matters, and how it works. Check out reasons for migration, hot vs. cold migration, and tools like StarWind V2V Converter.

Hanna Parich

How to Convert Hyper-V to VMware VM

VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V are among the most popular type 1 enterprise hypervisors. However, their VM formats are incompatible, and it is not uncommon for users to look for an easy way to migrate a virtual machine from one hypervisor to another.

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Didier Van Hoye

Getting Git submodules in private Azure DevOps repositories to work in a pipeline

Unlock the potential of Git submodules in Azure DevOps pipelines! Explore the journey of overcoming challenges and achieving seamless integration in private repositories.

Alex Samoylenko

VMware Project Cypress – AI Assistant for Network Vulnerabilities Detection and Resolution

VMware introduces Project Cypress, integrating AI for network vulnerability detection. Learn how it aids in detecting and resolving network vulnerabilities, improving response times, and reducing workload. 

Daryna Havrada

Software RAID vs. Hardware RAID. What is the Difference?

Curious about RAID? Discover the technical differences and find out which one suits your needs best.

Orest Lesyuk

Replacing legacy physical tapes with StarWind VTL for IBM i. Part 3: Cloud Replication

Explore the final installment of our series on replacing physical tapes with StarWind Virtual Tape Library (#VTL) for IBM i.

Volodymyr Khrystenko

iSCSI vs NVMe-oF: Performance Comparison

Discover our latest SPDK iSCSI vs. NVMe over Fabrics (NVMe-oF) performance benchmarks, and understand which protocol excels in speed and efficiency for your specific use cases.

Vladan Seget

SmartOS – The Converged Container and Virtual Machine Hypervisor for the Modern Data Center

As businesses face tough choices amidst licensing changes, SmartOS emerges as a FREE, enterprise-ready solution for your data center needs.

Kevin Soltow

Forgot the ESXi root password? No problems, here are 4 ways to reset it!

ESXi root password lost? No worries! Our latest article unveils 4 effective strategies to reset it, ensuring you maintain access and control over your infrastructure. Whether you’re accessing via vCenter or dealing with standalone hosts, we’ve simplified the process for you.


StarWind Virtual SAN: Maximizing VM Uptime Cost-Effectively

Don’t let VM downtime drain your resources! Find out how StarWind Virtual SAN (VSAN) tackles this challenge cost-effectively.

Brandon Lee

Windows Server Hybrid Security in 2024

In 2024, security is non-negotiable, especially for businesses relying on Windows Server. Explore how to secure Azure Arc-enabled servers and implement DNS-over-HTTPS for enhanced protection.

Kevin Soltow

Shopping for SSDs? Here are several tips to help you make a right choice

What should you ask yourself when choosing SSDs? The price is not the only factor. How much IOPS can it squeeze? How long will it last? Check out here!