StorMagic has a long history of supporting compatibility with many different server vendors and hypervisors, for our high availability storage solution, SvSAN. Hypervisors provide the foundation for virtualization platforms and there are several options to pick from, from traditional vendors to open source alternatives. VMware is a popular choice for virtualization, along with the ESXi […]
Virtualized storage, or storage virtualization, is a technological concept developed within the past few decades. It enables organizations to remove the traditional boundaries of physical storage devices, by abstracting the disks and drives, and presenting them as a single, centralized pool of storage capacity.
Many of today’s organizations are modernizing their traditional IT infrastructure, in an effort to save money, improve performance, and reduce downtime. They are taking steps to virtualize their environments by replacing their clunky, physical IT equipment, with virtualized systems that enable the hyperconvergence of compute, networking, and storage resources. Storage virtualization enables the pooling of […]
SvSAN is fully compatible with Linux KVM hypervisors and is available on Red Hat (RHEL) and CentOS distributions. Utilizing a KVM hypervisor with SvSAN enables a highly available two node HCI solution with hardware, software and maintenance included to be deployed for under $10,000. The benefits of leveraging a KVM hypervisor when using SvSAN are […]