Technical Paper: StarWind Virtual SAN® 2-node Hyperсonverged Scenario with Windows Server 2012 R2

StarWind Virtual SAN is a solution to handle intense virtualization workloads without compromising environment performance and uptime. Learn from this technical paper how to set up a 2-node hyperconverged scenario with Hyper-V cluster on Windows Server2012R2 with StarWind Virtual SAN as a storage provider.

Technical Paper: StarWind Virtual SAN®
Installing and Configuring SQL Server 2017
Failover Cluster Instance on Windows Server 2016

This guide is intended for experienced Windows system administrators, IT professionals, and the SQL Server database administrators who would like to install and configure a 2-node Windows Server 2016 Failover Cluster that will host an SQL Server 2017 Failover Cluster Instance. StarWind Virtual SAN was taken as the basis for the implementation of a block-level replication in the Windows Server 2016 hosted storage that will be used for building Windows Server Failover Cluster. In this manual, find all the necessary setup steps.

Technical Paper: StarWind Virtual SAN ODX (Off-loaded Data Transfer) Configuration and Performance Tuning Guide

ODX (Offloaded Data Transfers) is a feature allowing to accelerate certain “copy and move” operations by enabling them to be performed on the storage, instead of running them between the client and storage through the network. This guide describes how to configure and check ODX performance in StarWind Virtual SAN.