Virsto Software improves storage hypervisor

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SUNNYVALE, USA: Virsto Software, an provider of VM-centric storage hypervisor software, announced the launch of Virsto for vSphere, and Virsto for Hyper-V 2.0.


With these releases, Virsto delivers storage capabilities for server virtualization to extend the benefits of virtualization beyond the server, transforming them into storage hypervisors, say the company in a release.

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Mark Davis, CEO, Virsto Software, said: "There are several trends in storage that will intersect to enact a major shift in the market this year. Virsto is uniquely positioned to accelerate the highest priority enterprise initiatives including private cloud and virtualization, by supporting the trends of multi-hypervisor adoption and more extensive virtualization in the data centre. Virsto is all about changing the economics of storage in virtualized environments." - 


Virsto for vSphere delivers a non-disruptive, software solution that installs as a virtual storage appliance (VSA), enabling storage optimization with any existing block-level storage.

It also provides Integrated Rapid Provisioning Wizards for VMware View 4.5 and support for all block-based and SSD storage.

Virsto for Virtual Servers, Hyper-v Edition, 2.0 delivers A non-disruptive, 100 per cent software solution that installs in the Hyper-V Parent Partition, enabling storage optimization with any block-level storage.

It also provides native support for Hyper-V and Microsoft Systems Center Virtual Machine Manager and iintegration with Microsoft DPM and VSS for back-up and recovery.