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KernSafe iSCSI Initiator X is a free iSCSI initiator software for Apple Mac OS X, which also give an option to user to unlock more functions by purchaing a license key.. With the benefits of iSCSI technology, iSCSI initiator X can export an SAN device to local Mac OS X machine include: Mac Pro, iMac, Mac Server, Mac Mini and even MacBook Pro. It is very useful software in visualization industry and data centralization for small business and large enterprise.

Using the KernSafe iSCSI Initiator X, user can quickly mount a external storage to Mac OS X machine from remote iSCSI SAN server. With KernSafe iSCSI SAN technology, it allows user mount external storage from Windows, Linux and other Mac OS X machines, and user can quickly get the benefits of data protection from KernSafe:

  • Snapshot CDP (Continuous Data Protection)
  • Synchronous Replication
  • Asynchronous Replication
  • CHAP Authorization
  • Encryption.

iSCSI Initiator X also provides an ideal choice for enterprise storage virtualization. It is fully compatible with any iSCSI initiators, including Microsoft iSCSI initiator 2.x, For more information, please visit

Key Features

  • Provides a iSCSI Initiator for mounting iStorage Server and other iSCSI Targets.
  • Supports unlimited iSCSI devices for commercial license.
  • Provides simple and banausic management tool, to manage iSCSI devices.
  • Support for x86 and x64 machines.
  • No restrictions on disk capacity, total number of hard disk installed, number of CPUs or CPU cores, and the amount of RAM.
  • Supports 64-bit LBA, providing more than 2TB of disk space.
  • Fully conforms to the latest iSCSI Standard 1.0 (former Draft 20).


  • Software requires:
    · Apple Mac OS X 10.7 and later
  • Hardware requires:
    · Mac Mini, Mac Book Pro, Mac Pro, iMac
    · 1G Hz Intel class processor
    · 512 MB of RAM
    · 30 MB of disk space for application data
    · Ethernet connection


Free Version Limitations :

  • Unlimited to use, only one iSCSI target allowed to be logged on.



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