Is your business equipped for the speed of change?

By | 2 minute read | October 3, 2018

IBM DS8880F, New Mainframe, Quantum Computing, Storage Solutions

According to the IDC, the amount of data stored worldwide is doubling every two years. The sheer scale of the data is accelerating the speed of business. Put this up against the backdrop of ever-increasing challenges regarding security. Businesses that recognize the real value of data and equip themselves with innovative solutions and essential skills put their IT infrastructure at the forefront of the transformation in data value.

IBM Flash Storage solutions give you the micro latency performance you need to adjust prices, optimize inventory, prevent fraud and more — all at top speed. The latest offering in the IBM FlashSystem family — the 9100 — combines the performance of flash and Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) with the reliability and innovation of IBM FlashCore technology and the rich features of IBM Spectrum Virtualize software, all in a powerful 2U storage system.

What’s more? IBM FlashSystem 9100 recently received the award for Most Innovative Flash Memory Technology at the 2018 Flash Memory Summit (FMS) in Santa Clara, California.

“With its FlashSystem 9100, IBM is making it easier to optimize the value of data in terms of speed, availability, reliability, and resilience.”

– Mark Peters, Principal Analyst & Practice Director at ESG (Source)

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Gain skills to maximize benefits

With FlashSystem 9100, you’ll increase your ROI by using the power of IBM Spectrum Virtualize to extend a rich set of data services across all your storage systems.

You’ll reduce costs, storing more data in the same footprint with 3D triple-level cell (TLC) flash and powerful data reduction pools.

You’ll use IBM Storage Insights to optimize storage efficiency and help prevent problems before they occur.

You’ll keep your data safe and secure, with multidimensional on-premises and cloud-based data protection and business continuity solutions.

IBM Systems Technical Training offers world-class learning on industry-leading IBM Systems, with content that ensures our technology solutions relate to your business goals. With our “IBM FlashSystem 9100 Storage Implementation” offering, you can find out much more about what the FlashSystem 9100 can do for you and your business.

Enter the IBM Skills Gateway

You can read all the details and enroll online on the IBM Skills Gateway. Our training is scalable and flexible, taking learning to the next level with end-to-end training solutions.

In the Gateway, you’ll also find information about IBM Systems Technical Events, where you can attend face-to-face sessions led by IBM experts and gain hands-on experience through labs, demos and workshops.

Or, if what you’re looking for is a customized training experience, with IBM subject-matter experts coming to your site to deliver a unique training solution tailored to your environment, you can learn more about the IBM Systems Lab Services team and its client-specific offerings.

Take some time to grow your technical skills. Don’t let yourself, or your organization, fall behind!