Branch offices are increasingly dependent upon computer applications for efficient operation. Server virtualization reduces the hardware footprint, and server clustering, enabled through shared storage from storage virtual appliances, improves application uptime. The lack of on-site IT resources, however, demands centralized management capabilities.
StorMagic's SvSAN provides a cost-effective solution for highly-available, mirrored datastores, but just as importantly, integrates with the centralized-management capabilities of VMware's vCenter. With StorMagic's vCenter management plug-in, IT professionals can centrally monitor and manage branch-office IT infrastructure and applications