Millard Lumber Implements Virsto Software
Virsto provides an easy-to-deploy software solution that can be used in Microsoft Hyper-V environments, implementing an efficient virtual storage architecture that offers potential performance gains of up to 3x or more, a reduction of storage consumption by up to 90 percent, and the ability to create high performance virtual hard disk ) snapshots in under a tenth of a second.
Compatible with any block storage hardware, Virsto One is managed through a microsoft management console snap-in and provides a number of advanced management features, such as virtual hard disk files larger than two terabytes.
Virsto One is designed to increase the agility of storage in virtual environments and help users take advantage of the opportunities native to virtualization.
Supporting Microsoft Hyper-V, Virsto One is architected to be storage- agnostic and enable users to virtualize storage-intensive workloads, maximize consolidation of server and storage hardware, reduce storage management complexity and reduce overall storage costs. Virsto Software is provider of storage solutions for virtual servers.
Chris Routhe, information technology director for Millard Lumber, said: “By deploying Virsto One with Hyper-V, we were able to immediately cut our storage capacity consumption by over 65 percent while improving performance and cutting out hours of administrative time each week.
Dai Vu, director of solutions marketing in the Windows Server and cloud division at Microsoft Cororation, said: “With the addition of Virsto Software, enterprise customers running Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V can lower total cost of ownership while reaping the benefits of a high performance, enterprise-class virtualization solution.”
Will Virsto One improve storage capacity utilization?
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