StarWind closely follows the developments in the major hardware and software solutions that our products exist to enhance. We continue to both improve our products and make sure that they are up-to-date when it comes to partner solutions. After harmonizing all the configurations, we make sure to receive respective certification that you are free to find below.


StarWind Virtual SAN Gets Recognition as a VMware ReadyTM Solution

StarWind Virtual SAN software is now officially certified by VMware and has been included on the VMware Hardware Compatibility List. To receive this accreditation, StarWind Virtual SAN has been put through the detailed evaluation and testing process and met all the interoperability criteria required by VMware. This certification verifies compatibility of the StarWind solution with VMware virtualization platform and gives complete technical support for any VMware environment created with StarWind Virtual SAN. VMware ReadyTM denotes VMware’s highest level of acknowledgment for products created by VMware’s established partners. Customers can be sure that VMware Ready products are reliably interoperable with vSphere environment.

StarWind Products Are Certified with Windows Server 2022

Walking hand-in-hand with innovation and relevance in hyperconvergence, StarWind has been officially certified by Microsoft for perfect compatibility with Windows Server 2022.
After rigorous testing, software and hardware solutions from StarWind have been recognized as conforming to Windows Server 2022 best practices. The certification also means that StarWind products are Hyper-V-ready.

StarWind’s Products Are Certified with Microsoft Windows Server 2019

StarWind has been officially certificated by Microsoft as a provider of solutions ready for Windows Server 2019. StarWind's hardware and software have been thoroughly tested to validate their compatibility and adherence with Windows Server 2019 best practices. This certification also implies that StarWind’s products are Hyper-V-ready.

StarWind Certified with Microsoft Windows Server 2016

StarWind has acquired official certification with Microsoft Windows Server 2016. StarWind products have been thoroughly tested to validate that they meet compatibility and best practices requirements when used with Windows Server 2016. This certification also indicates that StarWind HCI and SDS solutions are verified and tested for Hyper-V environments.

StarWind Virtual SAN Acquires Certification for Windows Server 2012

StarWind Virtual SAN is recognized by Microsoft as software certified for Windows Server 2012 R2. This certification signifies that StarWind software meets Microsoft standards for compatibility and recommended practices when used with the Windows Server 2012 R2 operating system, and is fully supported in Hyper-V environments. As a result of successfully passing certification tests, StarWind has been listed in the Microsoft Windows Server Catalog.

StarWind Virtual SAN and StarWind VTL are Microsoft Azure Certified

StarWind Virtual SAN and StarWind Virtual Tape Library have been officially certified as compatible with Microsoft Azure. To receive this certification, the products were tested and thoroughly vetted by Microsoft to ensure that they are compatible with Azure cloud platform and deliver an excellent user experience. StarWind VSAN and StarWind VTL can now be deployed directly from the Azure Marketplace.

StarWind certified with Citrix XenServer 8

Citrix has officially certified StarWind Virtual SAN as fully compatible with XenServer V8. StarWind’s hallmark SDS solution had undergone a series of scrutinizing tests and proved its definite rapport with the latest version of Citrix XenServer. Any XenServer environment built with StarWind VSAN will now be eligible for support both from StarWind and Citrix.

StarWind certified with Citrix XenServer 7

Citrix recognizes StarWind as a certified solution for XenServer 7.2. StarWind solutions for HCI and SDS have passed a series of tests to prove full compatibility with the latest version of Citrix XenServer. With this certification, any XenServer environment built with StarWind will be eligible for support from both Citrix and StarWind.

StarWind Virtual SAN Recommended to Enhance Citrix Delivery Infrastructure

The Citrix Ready program makes it easy for customers to identify third-party solutions that are recommended to enhance the Citrix Delivery infrastructure. Customers can be confident that StarWind Virtual SAN has successfully passed a series of tests established by Citrix, and can be trusted to work effectively with Citrix XenServer 6.5, providing confidence in joint solution compatibility and a heterogeneous IT infrastructure, combining the power of Citrix XenServer® virtualization and StarWind Virtual SAN storage virtualization, and improving XenServer experience with storage high availability, reliability and protection. Citrix Ready not only demonstrates current mutual product compatibility, but through continued industry relationships also ensures future interoperability.

StarWind validated with Veeam Backup & Replication

StarWind Virtual SAN has been tested and validated with Veeam Backup & Replication. After long-standing configurations and trials, StarWind Virtual SAN has proved its unmatched versatility and full compatibility with Veeam. The Veeam B&R infrastructure built with StarWind VSAN storage is qualified for support from both Veeam and StarWind.

StarWind Virtual Tape Library Solutions Validated with Veeam Backup & Replication

StarWind VTL and VTL Appliance have been tested and validated with Veeam Backup & Replication. As a result of meticulous tests, both StarWind solutions for fully automated archival and DR have proved their compatibility with Veeam. Archive storage for Veeam B&R built with StarWind VTL or StarWind VTL Appliance will get full support from both Veeam and StarWind.

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