Hybrid cloud storage should be simple

Businesses are rapidly moving to hybrid cloud models, but existing IT infrastructures can make that harder than it should be, with complications ranging from multiple cloud platforms to rapid growth in containerized workloads.

Fortunately, a simple storage strategy is still possible in this complex hybrid cloud world.


According to ESG, today’s IT experts are facing overwhelming hybrid cloud complexity. Avoid these concerns with simple, efficient, low-cost modern hybrid cloud solutions.

Simplify hybrid cloud


IT decision makers surveyed that believe IT is more complex today than it was just two years ago.

Keep data volume under control


Respondents who indicate large data volumes increase IT complexity.

Enhance existing storage


People surveyed who state that modern architectures can also add complexity.

Simplify hybrid cloud, reduce storage costs, embrace and enhance existing storage

IBM Spectrum Virtualize software is the heart of on-prem IBM FlashSystem storage and public cloud deployments.

Hybrid cloud storage

On-premises flash storage

Simplify your flash storage with the IBM FlashSystem family, giving you high performance, enterprise-class function and availability, and AI-infused ease of use.

Mirror on-premises and cloud storage

Build your hybrid cloud storage with IBM Spectrum Virtualize for Public Cloud. Enabling the same capability in cloud as FlashSystem on-premises, this is the simple solution for cloud storage, without cloud lock-in.

Cloud-based storage management

Monitor all your storage from the cloud with IBM Storage Insights. Gain AI-powered information on performance and capacity, actionable alerts, and streamlined support.

Hybrid cloud storage software

Powerful and secure hybrid cloud storage

Software-defined storage to help build powerful, agile, secure storage for hybrid cloud environments.

Persistent storage services for containers

Build and deploy enterprise-class scale-out microservices with the enterprise availability and security that only IBM can bring you.

Hybrid cloud cyber resiliency and data protection

Scalable data protection

Protect billions of objects per backup server with scalable data protection. Monitor your storage environment, quickly detect signs of a ransomware attack, and receive proactive security notifications.

Hybrid cloud data protection

Provide near-instant recovery, replication, retention, and reuse for VMs, databases, and containers in hybrid cloud environments.

Copy data management

Enable data consumers to make copies with a self-service portal when and where they need them (on-prem or cloud), while optimizing storage use to reduce cost.

Hybrid cloud storage case studies

Cloud Temple

Protecting clients’ mission-critical applications and data in a multi-tenant private cloud.

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