Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct Competitors and Alternatives

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Sep 17 2019

What is most valuable?

We are not a very large organization and have a limited budget available for infrastructure. The most valuable feature for us is having the ability to configure our local storage using a limited… more»

How has it helped my organization?

We are operational 24/7, every day of the year, so prior to having a clustered system, our users were faced with downtime anytime we applied patches or upgrades to the system. With the StarWind VSAN… more»

What needs improvement?

The system performs as expected, but we're always looking for performance improvements regarding the best utilization of NVMe disks.

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

We did not use another solution prior to this one.

What other advice do I have?

So far, the software is doing everything we need.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We evaluated Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct, but it was too restrictive in terms of configuration.
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