Free NFR software for Microsoft Certified Professionals

DataCore Software offers free Not-for-Resale (NFR) hyper-converged virtual SAN software (with parallel I/O technology) to Microsoft Certified Professionals

The not-for-resale (NFR) license keys may be leveraged for home labs or non-production uses such as course development, proof-of-concepts, training, lab testing and demonstration purposes, and are intended to support virtualization consultants, instructors and architects involved in managing and optimizing storage within private clouds, virtual server and VDI deployments.

DataCore is making it easy for these certified professionals to benefit directly and learn for themselves the power of this innovative software-defined storage and parallel I/O technology.

To download the software and receive a free license key, please fill out the form on the right.

This NFR is available to those that maintain at least one of the following: Microsoft MVP,  Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE), Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA), Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA), Microsoft Certified Master (MCM), Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA).

DataCore Customers Report up to:

Lower Cost of Ownership

Lower Cost of Ownership

75% reduction in costs

Faster Applications


10x performance increase

Higher Availability


100% reduction in storage-related downtime

Greater Productivity


90% decrease in time spent on routine tasks

View our survey of nearly 2000 customers at TechValidate