cloud object storage

Network-attached storage is dead – here comes modern file storage

Cloud computing, Cloud object storage, Storage

Is network-attached storage (NAS) really dead or dying? Not exactly, but file storage is being transformed very quickly as more modern file options are being optimized for larger repositories of data and more efficient and scalable file storage solutions. If you have ever managed or tried to expand a growing traditional file-based NAS, then you ...read more


IBM Storage builds on leadership for containers

Cloud object storage, Modern data platforms, Real-time analytics...

Next directions to accelerate cloud native Containers are an increasingly important element in the design techniques for enterprises to develop and deliver applications and services with greater speed and agility as part of their cloud-native transformation. IBM Storage has taken a position in enabling the data management and protection of containers with open-source Kubernetes integrations. ...read more


IBM Cloud Object Storage receives highest score in 4 use cases

Cloud object storage, Data centers, Storage

Gartner just published its 2019 Critical Capabilities for Object Storage. As IBM did in the last publication (January 2018), IBM Cloud Object Storage scored highest overall for Analytics (4.24), Archiving (4.24), Backup (4.23) and Cloud Storage (4.24) use cases. This is the third time in a row that IBM scored highest in three of the use cases, Analytics, Archiving and ...read more


IBM honored with 2018 CRN® Tech Innovator Award

Cloud computing, Cloud object storage, Data centers...

IBM Cloud Object Storage takes top honors in the 2018 Storage – Cloud category The books are closed for 2018, but not before IBM received the 2018 CRN Tech Innovator Award for the Storage – Cloud category. IBM Cloud Object Storage is a leader in scalable, durable and highly available capacity storage in the data ...read more


Introducing Spectrum Storage for AI with NVIDIA DGX for deep learning

AI, Cloud object storage, Deep learning...

Artificial intelligence, machine learning and deep learning projects are happening in every industry and research team across the globe. According to IDC[1], by 2019 40 percent of digital transformation initiatives will use AI services; by 2021, 75 percent of commercial enterprise apps will use AI, over 90 percent of consumers will interact with customer support ...read more


Independent storage analysts take notice of IBM Storage… shouldn’t you?

Cloud object storage, Disk storage, Flash storage...

When making any big decision it’s imperative to do your research. When you can rely on experts, it helps to dramatically reduce your risk.  If you are considering your next vehicle purchase, you turn to Consumer Reports or one of the leading automotive magazines.  You’ll call a qualified financial advisor to help you invest wisely ...read more


Modern data protection innovations to fight cyber threats

Cloud computing, Cloud object storage, Data security...

In 2018, the average cost of a data security breach approached $3.9 million. But organizations that fully deployed security automation saved over $1.5 million per breach.[1] These metrics demonstrate the value of effective data protection and security solutions, and underscore the significance of recent data security-related announcements from IBM. “ESG’s research clearly shows that data ...read more


Innovating Deployment for Critical Applications

Cloud object storage, Flash storage, Hybrid cloud storage...

These days, the business world is changing rapidly. Data-driven enterprises need IT solutions that are evolving and improving as quickly as the companies themselves. Recent announcements from IBM Storage demonstrate that IBM is continuing to provide leading-edge data management and storage innovation across the entire information lifecycle, from creation to archive. IBM Spectrum Scale, a ...read more


IBM continues as a Leader in 2018 Magic Quadrant for Distributed File and Object Storage

AI, Big data & analytics, Cloud computing...

For the third year in a row, IBM has been recognized as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage for both its completeness of vision and ability to execute in the data-driven scale-out storage market for unstructured data. Gartner’s report evaluated two solutions in IBM’s suite of software-defined storage, ...read more