StarWind Software

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StarWind Software Inc.
Industry Computer software
Founded 2008
Founder Artem Berman, Anton Kolomyeytsev
Headquarters Wakefield, Massachusetts, U.S.
Products iSCSI Target
De-duplication Engine
FCoE Initiator
iSCSI Initiator
ATA-over-Ethernet Initiator

StarWind Software, Inc. is a computer software company specializing in storage virtualization and building iSCSI, Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) and ATA-over-Ethernet storage area networks (SANs).


StarWind Software is a privately held company which began in 2008 as a spin-off from Rocket Division Software, Ltd. (founded in 2003), with a round A of investment from ABRT Venture Fund.[1] StarWind is headquartered in Wakefield, Massachusetts, USA.

StarWind iSCSI SAN software had reviews[2][3] such as ZDNet,[4] OpenBench Labs,[5] AnandTech,[6] TechRepublic,[7][8] and Microsoft TechNet.[9] In 2009 StarWind Software won the Sprout Award from Everything Channel at XChange '09.[10]

In December 2013 StarWind Software nearly won both "Storage Virtualization Product of the Year" and "Virtualization Management Product of the Year" titles from SVC Awards with Emulex LightPulse Gen 5 Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters by Emulex and Cisco UCS Director (formerly Cloupia) by Cisco products in front.[11]


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