Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct vs. ScaleIO

Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct is ranked 23rd in Software Defined Storage (SDS) with 1 review vs ScaleIO which is ranked 5th in Software Defined Storage (SDS) with 2 reviews. The top reviewer of Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct writes "There were many situations I put myself in while testing, and the data was never at risk". The top reviewer of ScaleIO writes "They know how to present important data, including data flow and each drive's IOPS/bandwidth". Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct is most compared with VMware vSAN, Nutanix and Red Hat Ceph Storage. ScaleIO is most compared with VMware vSAN, Red Hat Ceph Storage and Nutanix.
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Overview

Storage Spaces Direct uses industry-standard servers with local-attached drives to create highly available, highly scalable software-defined storage at a fraction of the cost of traditional SAN or NAS arrays. Its converged or hyper-converged architecture radically simplifies procurement and deployment, while features like caching, storage tiers, and erasure coding, together with the latest hardware innovation like RDMA networking and NVMe drives, deliver unrivaled efficiency and performance.

ScaleIO is purposely designed to be an enterprise-grade scale-out software-defined storage solution. It applies the principles of server virtualization to standard x86 server flash and hybrid media, turning them into high performance, sharable, pools of storage. Whether your block storage needs are for traditional, modern or cloud workloads, ScaleIO has you covered.

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Check Point Software Technologies, Blue Central, Deltares, Sentinel Technologies, The Binding Site Group, Swisscom, Itrica
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