StorSimple virtual array has GA status for Enterprise Agreement customers
The on-premises StorSimple virtual array is a version of StorSimple solution that is run as a virtual machine in a remote or branch office. This represents a cost effective, simple method, the value proposition of hybrid cloud storage provides. This includes a seamless integration of cloud with automatic tiering to manage data growth, simplified data protection with cloud-based snapshots and location-independent recovery of data from the cloud.
The StorSimple virtual array can be downloaded from the StorSimple Manager from the azure portal, installed in a virtual machine on a Hyper-V or VMWare hypervisor and then configured as NAS (SMB) or SAN (iSCSI). The StorSimple virtual array is then, how 'big' brothers StorSimple Manager service in the azure managed portal.