Tech 10: Hot Storage Technologies For 2013

Virtualizing Commodity Hardware: SoftNAS Virtual Storage Appliance

SoftNAS in January unveiled the beta release of its new software deployed, cloud-based virtual storage appliance that turns a customer's new or outdated hardware into a NAS appliance that securely stores mission-critical data. SoftNAS runs in cloudcomputing environments such as Amazon EC2 or on companies' existing servers virtualized using VMware ESXi/vSphere or Microsoft Hyper-V. It is expected to be available in February.

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