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KernSafe Software Defined Storage is true 100% SDS which can manage all disks and make them as pooled with the ability to create arbitrary, dynamic block volumes that can be utilized by any clients. These volumes are allowed to create unlimited and zero-copy snapshots. Storage Pool provides ways for building data in redundancy and scale-up, performance scaled by adding more devices.  Which is designed for high-end storage like All-Flash and of cause support Hybrid (SSD + HDD) disk arrays as well.
KernSafe Software Defined Storage is a own developed storage stack include scheduler, SDS storage pool and high performance optimized memory management.
KernSafe Software Defined Storage support popular transport include: iSCSI, iSER (iSCSI Extension for RDMA) and NVMe over Fabric (NVMF).

The XTremeSAN, is like our other iSCSI SAN software, but this software is not only an iSCSI SAN, it is software defined storage, support dynamic storage management and provide iSCSI, iSER and NVMe over Fabric as storage interface. User can follow all white paper list here:

To use XTremeSAN is quite easy, you need a machine which running Linux for installing XTremeSAN core service, and then use Internet Explorer to launch the WEB management platform.

1. Install XTremeSAN:

Download XTremeSAN from KernSafe website and then extract the package in any folder.

Open Linux shell command environment and type the command:

sudo -s

Input your root password to get root permission.

Enter the XTremeSAN package directory.

Type the following command to install:


After installed, XTremeSAN will registered as service in Linux, it will automatically start when Linux system start.

2. WEB Management.

In any clients which having Internet Explorer, type the address of the XTremeSAN installed.


In the popup up user authorization window, type the user name, password and then click the Log In button.

Default credentials are:


Then user can follow user's manual to start using the product.