StorMagic Competitors and Alternatives

The top StorMagic competitors are
  • VMware vSAN
  • StarWind Virtual Tape Library
  • StarWind Virtual SAN
  • StorPool
  • DataCore SANsymphony
Read reviews of StorMagic competitors and alternatives
ServerAd2edf
Consultant
Server Administrator at a consultancy with 1,001-5,000 employees
Oct 03 2018

How has it helped my organization?

Previously, we were going to use traditional systems, so when vSAN was launched it gave us a lot of value. The admins have been able to relax a bit, they don't have as many outages to deal with.

What needs improvement?

We want see a better monitoring tool in vSAN. Monitoring is not that great as of now because it shows us false alarms in the Health status. We would like that to be improved.

What other advice do I have?

When vSAN was introduced we were quite excited about it. We were looking for something that was not traditional and we wanted something hyperconverged. vSAN was a perfect fit for us. I rate the solution an eight out of ten. To get to a ten it... more»
LeonKan
User
Virtual Cloud Admin at a construction company with 51-200 employees
Aug 19 2018

What is most valuable?

You can build cheap, reliable, replicated virtual machines clusters using simple servers with an all flash disk or SAS/SATA hybrid tiered by performance storage.

How has it helped my organization?

It provides cost-friendly replacements for VMware vSAN or the dedicated storage solution that I am using it for to build shared, replicated storage for my VMware vSphere.

What needs improvement?

* I would like to replace Windows nodes to Linux. As of today, Linux nodes are ready for production. * Ability to to test the virtual storage are network area and storage speed... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The setup cost is very low. The pricing is great.
StorPool Logo
StorPool
Ivailo Nikolov
Real User
CEO
Apr 24 2018

What is most valuable?

Built-in redundancy for both storage nodes and network gives us peace of mind in case of a hardware failure, be it a... more»

How has it helped my organization?

With StorPool we were able to build live failover on top of our LXC infrastructure. This allows us both to live-migrate... more»

What needs improvement?

We have generally been happy with StorPool's product. As previously mentioned we haven't had any issues since deploying... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

StorPool's pricing and licensing model is very transparent. As always, one has to due his due diligence when choosing a... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We hadn't really used any enterprise grade storage solution prior to StorPool.

What other advice do I have?

I would give StorPool a solid nine out of 10. We haven't had any issues since we've deployed the solution. StorPool... more»

Sign Up with Email