StarWind Tape Redirector is a free download tool that eliminates tape interface distance restrictions and allows the connection of virtual machines to physical tape infrastructure. This turns bulky tape infrastructure into a virtualization-aware flexible backup system. StarWind Tape Redirector provides connection to the drives and libraries from anywhere in the world via iSCSI protocol and simplifies the management tape backup in virtualized environment.
Unlike converters built-in into hypervisors, StarWind V2V Converter works both ways, converting any VM format into another one and back. It saves much time during migration and hypervisor switch.
StarWind V2V Converter is free software, without any hidden payments, additional required licenses or timebombs. In other words, there are no strings attached, V2V converter is good for immediate download and use.
StarWind V2V Converter does not put the Virtual Machines at risk during conversion, because it actually works with a copy of target VM, keeping the original file intact. Any chance of data corruption or loss is eliminated.
StarWind V2V Converter supports the most widely used formats: VMDK, VHD/VHDX (Windows Repair Mode aware), StarWind native IMG, QCOW. It converts freely between them, enabling easy migration of infrastructure.