Open Source Storage Software is not a flaw – on the contrary

Free, safe, traceable

Whether Firefox, VLC or Openoffice – these are success models of a special kind. Because these open source programs have made history in the software sector. And there are countless other examples of successful and open source software – especially Linux. So open source is by no means a work of bored programmers. It is also interesting not only because it is available free of charge, but also because source openness brings with it a degree of security.

Open Source Storage Software from and for experts

Finally, the editable source code can be checked, changed and extended. In contrast, the commercial programs are therefore only available as compiled binary files. Even participation is the order of the day in the open source community and therefore offers the opportunity to let your wishes flow into the community.

  • Safe entry
  • Cost-optimized
  • Tried and tested many times
  • Cooperation possible
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Free software platforms for professionals

Open Software – Enterprise Hardware

For this purpose, Starline relies on open source storage software on tried and tested systems. These are supported by a solid community and actually meet professional demands.

For example: Ceph, PetaSAN or FreeNAS. In other words, tried and tested software that has been improved over generations.

  • Free and developed software
  • Optimized for continuous operation
  • Hardware in industrial quality
  • Professional support

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Interest in Open Source?

Therefore strong solutions based on Open Source

Established concepts with free control

Why open source solutions from Starline?

your benefits

Starline has therefore stood for quality in the storage sector since 1982. We are at your side with our decades of experience in data storage and server systems.

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Highly Competent

Experienced and trained technicians provide performance and functional checks and offer rapid assistance in the case of a failure.

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Highly Experienced

Starline has been active in the sector since 1982 and is a specialist in all aspects of data storage.

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Starline maintains a high level of spare parts inventory and is therefore able to supply spare parts long after the warranty period has expired.

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Any questions? Please contact us.

This proven expert for Linux and Ceph platforms joined Starline in 2018. His preference is for sophisticated open source solutions and tricky product developments. Therefore, he is also available for enquiries regarding PetaSAN and TrueNAS (formerly FreeNAS). But he also likes ARM servers from Ambedded or Mac operating systems. In his private life, the engineer enjoys working with 3D printers and robots.

Mohammad Ammar
Technical Support