SvSAN with Schneider Electric

All-in-one solutions tailored for edge computing environments

The leanest, most lightweight edge solution possible

Delivering lightweight high availability on the leanest possible IT with StorMagic SvSAN and the APC Micro Data Center range.

There are many advantages to edge locations, remote and branch offices, and small datacenters processing data onsite. These include reduced latency that enables ‘smart processes’ using IoT processors, as well as a low cost and easy to manage method of running mission critical applications. 

StorMagic SvSAN and APC by Schneider Electric are working together to provide organizations with the leanest, most lightweight possible solutions to deliver the high availability that they need. These solutions remedy common edge pain points such as:

  • Limited or non-existent onsite IT support
  • Budget constraints
  • Part and people delays
  • Limited space

Explore the solutions that StorMagic and APC by Schneider Electric have built together below.

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'Edge in a Box'

StorMagic and APC by Schneider Electric have come together to create ‘Edge in a Box’ - the smallest edge solution ever: the most lightweight virtual SAN on the market, with any two x86 servers, on APC’s EcoStruxure Micro Data Center C-Series 6U Wall Mount.

The 'Edge in a Box' enables the creation of highly available clusters and storage in the smallest possible footprint - perfect for typical edge computing environments.

Read more about the 'Edge in a Box' in the solution brief.


'Branch in a Box'

The 'Branch in a Box' utilizes key components from APC by Schneider Electric’s data center infrastructure portfolio including its physical enclosure, UPS, PDU, cooling, environmental monitoring and security and management software. They also include redundant hyperconverged appliances powered by StorMagic and Dell EMC.

Currently, the 'Branch in a Box' is only available in the United Kingdom, through Exertis.

Read more about the 'Branch in a Box' in the reference architecture.