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StarWind Virtual SAN

for Student

We highly value professionals in virtualization sphere and support them in their efforts. StarWind offers students a special free StarWind Virtual SAN Enterprise license allowing them to enjoy most of StarWind Virtual SAN features.

It is a full-fledged hyperconverged version that has fault tolerance and high availability, asynchronous replication, and snapshots enabled.

There are some restrictions:

  • NFR license provided for students is a one-year license that cannot be renewed.
  • The license can be used for personal non-production, consulting, and training purposes.
  • License transfer to any third party, including the user’s company, is strictly prohibited.
  • NFR license can be used only in a 2-node environment.
  • StarWind Virtual Tape Library is not included.

Students can apply for a license key to use StarWind VSAN for Hyper-V or vSphere.

StarWind Virtual SAN for Hyper-V installs as a Windows-native application directly in the Hyper-V parent partition and integrates with Windows Server management and security tools.

StarWind Virtual SAN for vSphere is a ready-to-go Linux VM that installs on the cluster nodes and creates a fault-tolerant storage pool available to the entire vSphere cluster.