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Success Story: Young America achieved IT infrastructure high availability without building a new environment from scratch

Young America LLC, a digital marketing company, used to run a standalone ESXi host. Should something go wrong any of its disks, the entire site would go down. So, to make its IT environment more reliable, the company needed HA for that site. Learn from this success story how a software-defined storage solution delivered high availability without changing the environment.

Success Story: StarWind Virtual SAN assisted the National Agency of Project Management in Uzbekistan to build a fault-tolerant and highly-available IT environment

The National Agency of Project Management in Uzbekistan had a critical need to make its applications and services available 24/7/365. Learn from this success story how StarWind Virtual SAN strengthened its reputation as a reliable software-defined storage solution, assisting the company in upgrading its IT environment.

White Paper: StarWind Virtual Storage Appliance: Overview

StarWind Virtual Storage Appliance is a Linux-based VM with StarWind Virtual SAN already installed and configured. It allows easily deploying a shared storage in VMware vSphere environment as it’s hardware-agnostic and requires no external witness node to build a 2-node cluster. Learn more about the benefits that StarWind VSA brings to your VMware vSphere infrastructure.

White Paper: Automated Storage Tiering

Storage tiering allows boosting infrastructure performance. Yet, in such systems, data management becomes a critical issue for IT staff who is to decide on which tier data should go. Obviously, as management becomes more hectic, total cost ownership grows, and return on investment may decrease. Find out how StarWind Automated Storage Tiering resolves these issues.

Success Story: Tipton Community School Corporation built a rock-solid backup environment with StarWind VSAN

The company was looking for a cost-effective solution for maintaining off-site backups. NetVault Backup which was used prior to StarWind Virtual SAN deployment could not provide that option.StarWind Virtual SAN enabled the company to store backups off-site in a cost-efficient way.Being both hardware-agnostic and capable of presenting the storage via iSCSI, the solution fitted the company’s needs perfectly within a limited budget.