Easy to Use Software-Defined Storage for Hyperconverged Infrastructure

The trusted virtual SAN for affordable, highly available IT!

What does StorMagic do?

SvSAN eliminates the need for physical SANs, prevents downtime for business critical applications, and lowers IT operating and acquisition cost.

StorMagic's easy-to-use virtual SAN converts internal disk, flash and memory of two or more servers into a robust, shared-storage appliance.

 SMEs and large organizations across 72 countries depend on our virtual SAN for enabling hyperconverged infrastructure.

Our growing community of customers have deployed from one to many thousands of sites. They are typically large enterprises with a distributed remote/branch office environment, enterprises with business critical applications at the edge including (select some of: file/print, point of sale, video surveillance, IoT sensory data, manufacturing process control) and SMEs simply wanting to save on the cost and complexity of a physical SAN.

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SvSAN delivers highly-available converged compute and storage while requiring the fewest components; 2 light-weight servers and no physical SAN

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SvSAN, through simple, centralized management and a more eco-friendly solution requiring less maintenance, space, power and cooling, provides OPEX savings of at least 30%

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SvSAN eliminates the requirement for a SAN, its cables, switches, and software, and delivers high-availability with only two servers, lowering CAPEX by at least 40%

Why choose StorMagic?

Flexibility

Deploy any storage in any combination of HDD, SSD, and flash, as a virtual storage appliance under a choice of hypervisors. Future proof the environment with non-disruptive hardware upgrades and software enabled enhancements

Efficiency

Save OPEX by reducing space, power and cooling requirements, while lowering management and support costs through automation of high-availability solutions. Save CAPEX by delivering enhanced performance, capacity and availability with more efficient use of fewer components

Performance

Leverage intelligent auto-tiering and data staging using SSD and RAM to increase throughput for new content-rich applications and reduce latency for transaction databases and emerging analytic applications

Compare your Alternatives?

Every viable solution to prevent split brain requires a remote witness or neutral storage host. What sets StorMagic apart is:

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Witness Nodes

SvSAN requires 1 remote witness for up to 1,000 sites. Alternative solutions require 1 for each site

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Witness Memory

SvSAN requires 512MBs per remote witness. Alternative solutions require up to 8GBs per witness, with 1,000 sites that’s 16,000 times more memory

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Witness Bandwidth

SvSAN requires 9Kbps per mirrored data store. Alternatives require up to 1.5Mbps

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Witness Latency

SvSAN remote witness can tolerate latencies up to 3000ms; alternatives 500ms. The witness can be anywhere in the world

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Host Memory

SvSAN requires 2GB per host when using SSD caching. Alternatives require 32GB per host

Cisco

“StorMagic SvSAN is an important part of Cisco’s UCS solutions portfolio that helps us address use cases for enterprise remote or branch offices for our customers”

Siva Sivakumar | Director UCS Solutions, Computing Systems Platform Group | Cisco

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“StorMagic’s SvSAN enables us to cost effectively implement simple, 2-server highly available systems with minimal hardware requirements.”

Uwe Fischer | Head of Asset Information Systems | E.ON

Trusted by your peers across every industry

“With StorMagic and Cisco UCS, we were able to use just two servers and avoid the up-front and maintenance costs associated with a SAN, saving around $250,000.”

David Mahgerefteh | Director IT | Digital Risk