• A Guide to Disaster Recovery in the CloudLearn how VMware vCloud® Air™ Disaster Recovery provides an affordable cloud-based solution to protect your applications and data.
    Please register now for a free copy of this e-book.

    Download
  • EMC Elect 2016 EMC Elect 2016 

    EMC Elect represents an unprecedented opportunity for members to receive exclusive access, privileges, and status in appreciation for their contributions to the EMC community.

    Read more

  • Demo Image Everything you need and nothing you don’t. EMC MOBILE is the essential tool for those of us who live EMC. Now your documentation library is available and in-sync online or off direct from the EMC Cloud

    Download

  • Mikes AppMikes.eu App listed in Top Free Business App Windows Store. This simple but very clear app shows all the new posts from this site. Available for Windows 8 and 10. Try it out!

    Download
  • Demo ImageWhy Advertise on Mikes.eu

    Mikes.eu traffic varies depending on the post. We have a VERY focused audience in the Virtualization, Storage and Cloud Marketing space. We have been ranked in the top 5 of Favorite Independent Blogger and one of the most visited website.

StarWind V8 Beta is available now

Written by Roy Mikes on Monday, 16 September 2013. Posted in General

 

 More opportunities for effective storage management. More benefits.

The pre-release version of new StarWind iSCSI SAN & NAS V8 is already available!

Beta 1 - available now!

  • L2 Flash Cache
    Works with RAM as a L1 cache to boost the efficiency
  • Log-Structured File System (LSFS)
    Eliminates random writes for VM storage
  • 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


Beta 2 - coming soon

  • Massive scale-out up to unlimited number of nodes
  • Virtual tape library (VTL)
  • Asynchronous replication



Sign up for the Starwind public beta-testing program now! Try new features of the true software-defined storage. Leave your feedback and help Starwind improve the software!

Social Bookmarks

About the Author

Roy Mikes

Roy Mikes

Roy Mikes has developed a deep knowledge of virtualization, storage and Cloud in a broad perspective over the past 15 years, but also streamlines his focus on VMware and EMC Technology. Because of that knowledge and focus, Roy works as a Cloud and Storage Technologist Specialist, Data Center Architect Specialist and VMware Certified Professional.

Leave a comment

You are commenting as guest. Optional login below.

Download Free Designs http://bigtheme.net/ Free Websites Templates