Technical Paper: StarWind Virtual SAN® Getting Started

StarWind Virtual SAN can be used as fully software-based hypervisor-centric storage for virtual machines. The solution allows creating a high-performing and fault-tolerant storage pool purpose-built for virtualization workloads. It can be implemented in hyperconverged and compute and storage separated architectures. This technical paper provides guidance on StarWind Virtual SAN deployment in both environments considering their peculiarities.

White Paper: HyperConverged Appliance: Datasheet

StarWind HyperConverged Appliance is a turnkey, 100% software-defined hyper-converged platform purpose-built for businesses looking to increase their ROI by investing in IT resources smartly. Learn from this datasheet the general information about StarWind HCA features, benefits, model lines, and their specifications.

Technical Paper: StarWind NVMe over Fabrics (NVMe-oF) Initiator

The current guide describes the configuration of StarWind NVMe-oF Initiator within the framework of StarWind Virtual SAN. The example covers the process of connecting the NVMe-oF initiator on the host to provide much faster NVMe storage. Both scenario hosts run Windows Server 2016, have Mellanox ConnectX-5 adapters and an NVMe drive in one of them. Read this guide to learn how to configure StarWind NVMe-oF Initiator and connect shared storage on Windows Server to unleash the full potential of NVMe.