Maxta’s MxSP VM-centric storage software enables organisations to cost-effectively deploy a hyperconverged solution on any combination of server, hypervisor and storage hardware.

MxSP Software-Defined Storage

Maxta software-defined storage solutions (MxSP) provide organisations the choice to deploy hyperconvergence on any x86 server, use any hypervisor, and any combination of storage devices. The simplicity of Maxta’s VM-centric solution reduces IT management to maximise cost savings. Hyper-scale, enterprise-class data services, and capacity optimisation empower organisations to hyperconverge, eliminating the need for SAN or NAS devices.

MxSP Features and Benefits:

Choice and Flexibility

  • Any x86 server

  • Any hypervisor: vSphere, Hyper-V, KVM

  • Any storage device: SSD, PCIe, HDD


  • MaxDeploy Reference Architectures

  • VM-centric Storage

  • Completely integrated into the virtualization UI


  • No vendor hardware lock-in

  • Instant access to latest hardware

  • Works with existing servers

Cost Effectiveness

  • Lower CAPEX: commodity hardware

  • Lower OPEX: Less power, cooling, space

  • Lower OPEX: Simplified management

Capacity Optimization

  • Thin provisioning

  • Compression & de-duplication

  • Space reclamation


  • Local mirror + local replication

  • Strong checksums & RAID support

  • Metro storage cluster support

Data Services

  • Highly efficient snapshots & clones

  • Ability to co-locate VM & associated data

  • VM policy management: Schedule and retain snapshots

Scalability & Performance

  • Scale out and scale up

  • Flash-optimized

  • Log-based data layout