VMworld 2014: Infinio v2.0 Announced with FC + iSCSI Support

Infinio Accelerator was created to help virtualization administrators scale storage performance to support growing virtualized enterprise applications and desktops, without the traditionally associated expensive upgrades to storage hardware. A software-only solution, Infinio requires no new hardware and is operationally transparent. New features include: SAN and Unified Storage support: In addition to support for the NFS storage protocol, v2.0 will also include full support for Fibre … [Read more...]

In the test: Starwind iSCSI SAN 5.9 (beta)

I’m currently testing the beta of the new Starwind version 5.9 New Features and Improvements: High Aavailability Three active nodes for more availability. Deduplication Replication to remote iSCSI Target over WAN as an experimental feature. Data deletion support. Unused data blocks are overwritten by new actual data. 30% less memory usage (2MBs per 1GB of deduplicated storage on 4kb deduplication block). coming soon! Backup Plug-in for ESX virtual machines … [Read more...]