Amazon’s AWS Storage Gateway can now be run in the Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization environment. You can use the Storage Gateway to marry your existing on-premises storage systems with the AWS cloud for backup, departmental file share storage, or disaster recovery.
You can now use Amazon’s Storage Gateway on-premises in two of the most popular virtualization environments: Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware ESXi. You can also run the Storage Gateway on Amazon EC2. This allows you to mirror your on-premises environment in the AWS cloud for on-demand computing and disaster recovery (DR).