storage

April 18, 2019

Using Fio to Tell Whether Your Storage is Fast Enough for Etcd

We're going to show you how to use fio—a very popular I/O tester—to evaluate whether your intended storage for etcd is fast enough to support good etcd performance.

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December 18, 2018

SQL Query Releases Serverless Transformation and Partitioning of Data in Open Formats

We're excited to announce that SQL Query now allows you to specify the format and layout in which a result for a SQL query is written. By adding these abilities we're opening up serverless data transforming in IBM Cloud Object Storage.

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December 10, 2018

IBM Cloud and Portworx: Use Kubernetes to Run All Your Data Analytics Workloads

IBM has partnered with Portworx to offer a Kubernetes storage and data management solution for stateful apps that is designed to take advantage of IBM Cloud network-attached block storage as well as new software-defined-storage-enabled bare metal servers.

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November 26, 2018

Don’t Let Your Data Pay the Price

IBM Block Storage and IBM File Storage support the highest input/output operations per second (IOPS) and throughput in the market. That is why we are pleased to announce new prices for IBM Block and File Storage.

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November 20, 2018

IBM Cloud’s Virtual Server Promotion for the Holidays

IBM Cloud is excited to spread the holiday spirit by announcing a new 50% off for 90 days promotional offering for a variety of virtual servers with promo code VSI50PROMO! To make this offer even better, if you purchase before the end of the year, we'll throw in a second 500GB SAN storage disk at 50% off.

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November 15, 2018

Migrating Data to the Cloud: Weigh the Options

IBM Cloud offers a portfolio of data migration services to tackle varied needs and to help overcome some of the common challenges associated with moving to the cloud.

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October 25, 2018

Box Cloud Content Management on IBM Cloud Object Storage

We are excited to share that as of October 1st, joint Box and IBM customers can now leverage  IBM Cloud Object Storage for their infrastructure needs in the US. This new collaboration expands on the investment that IBM and Box continue to make to provide customers greater opportunities to leverage the IBM Cloud.

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October 18, 2018

Mount iSCSI Block Storage on VMware ESXi 6.5U2

It seems like pretty much everyone is using VMware ESXi virtualization nowadays. In this article, I'll cover how to mount IBM Cloud Block Storages onto this popular hypervisor using the iSCSI protocol.

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October 17, 2018

IBM Cloud Object Storage Archive is Now Available at $0.002 per GB

The IBM Cloud team is excited to announce the general availability of IBM Cloud Object Storage Archive. At $0.002 per gigabyte per month, IBM Cloud Object Storage Archive is an extremely low-cost, scalable, secure, and durable solution designed for long-term data archival, backup, and disaster recovery.

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