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Symantec Storage Foundation High Availability for Windows provides advanced online storage management, high availability and disaster recovery for Microsoft Windows Server physical and Microsoft Hyper-V environments. Storage Foundation virtualizes storage seen by a host for an optimal management and online configuration experience and enables enterprises to adopt SSD/Flash for increased performance. Thorough application protection spanning local availability through wide area disaster recovery, including non-disruptive testing is provided by Symantec Cluster Server.

Key Features

  • Online storage configuration and management
  • Granular and online application level caching
  • Fast failover of clustered shared storage
  • Local and remote data and application protection and disaster recovery
  • I/O path availability and performance
  • Integration with Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware

Key Benefits

  • Optimizes storage performance and availability without disrupting the OS, hypervisor or applications
  • Enhances Hyper-V environments with advanced storage management and disaster recovery features.
  • Increases performance in Windows environments with SSD/Flash support that enables online application level caching
  • Failover applications without a VM reboot to a standby healthy virtual machine for fast recovery of application from any failure without impacting VMware features such as vMotion and DRS.
  • Spreads I/O across multiple paths for maximized performance, with path-fault tolerance for protection against path failure.
  • Creates fault tolerant snapshot copies of data for quick recovery and off-host operations. Replicates data across any distance for migration and disaster recovery. Application and replication agents provided by Symantec Cluster Server provide detailed application protection and recovery.
  • Improves operational efficiencies and visibility with centralized GUI management.