Sponsor News 04/2014

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StarWind software in version 8.0 is available for download under NFR license for  IT pros, Register Here

  • Massive Scale-Out storage architecture
  • Creates fault tolerant shared storage with unlimited number of nodes
  • Asynchronous WAN-replication
  • Ensures efficient disaster recovery plan
  • L2 Flash Cache
  • Works with RAM as a L1 cache to boost the efficiency
  • In-line deduplication and thin provisioning with space reclaim
  • Reduces storage expenses dramatically and accelerates VM storage performance
  • Simplified and improved GUI
  • Provides Windows Server 2012 style, step-by-step wizards and support of PowerShell scripting
  • Support of SMI-S interface for integration with Windows System Center R2
  • Makes cloud storage administration easier
  • Log-Structured File System (LSFS)*
  • Eliminates random writes for VM storage

Download the Starwind v8 RC now.

veeamVeeam

Integration of NetApp and Veeam allows you to achieve:

  • Fast backups: back up VMware VMs from NetApp storage snapshots up to 20 times faster
  • Quick recovery: easily recover individual items from NetApp Snapshot, SnapMirror and SnapVault
  • Improved protection: improve DR protection by creating instant, secondary backups from NetApp snapshots

You can learn more here http://go.veeam.com/v8-netapp.html or read Luca Dell’Oca’s post http://www.veeam.com/blog/veeam-to-offer-advanced-data-protection-with-netapp.html
We will also have a webinar on April 17th http://www.veeam.com/videos/veeam-netapp-integration-3999.html

NetApp integration will be included in Veeam Backup & Replication v8, which will be generally available in the second half of 2014.