IBM FlashSystem A9000

Storage disaster recovery: Are you using the right tool?

Flash storage, Hybrid cloud storage, IBM Systems Lab Services...

Disaster recovery (DR) and business continuity planning isn’t a one-time event. Effective DR and business continuity requires ongoing management and has to be integrated into your day-to-day operations. Storage systems are one of the most critical dimensions in DR and business continuity planning, and most organizations feel that planning for it is a complex task ...read more


IBM Storage Utility Offering

Cloud computing, Cloud object storage, Flash storage...

Buy storage capacity your way IBM introduces a procurement method that aligns your capacity costs to your business initiatives  Data creation continues at an explosive rate, and does not appear to be slowing down. Customers look to their IT partners to help solve these problems and often ask… how can I better align my capacity ...read more


IBM Storage systems go cloud native

Cloud computing, Flash storage, Hybrid cloud storage...

Along with the recent announcements of many new IBM Storage offerings, product enhancements and leading-edge innovations, I would like to call attention to IBM Storage Enabler for Container Environments. This new IBM software for containers is a technology that is quickly becoming a cloud infrastructure “must-have.”[1] Container technology enables prepackaged and pre-configured software with the ...read more


VersaStack Solution: Convergence of innovation

Cloud computing, Flash storage, Software...

The power of converged infrastructure lies in its inherent flexibility. Solutions such as those provided by VersaStack™ from IBM and Cisco can be tailored to meet a broad range of IT requirements and business use cases. Also, the converged infrastructure components themselves can evolve, gaining functionality and growing faster, more efficient, and easier to manage ...read more


Expansive all-flash and software innovations from IBM

Flash storage, Software, Software-defined computing...

IBM maintains one of the world’s largest and most influential corporate research capabilities, and the IBM Systems Storage and IBM Storage software portfolios benefit directly from this extraordinary commitment to research and innovation. This week, IBM is announcing wide-ranging technology advances, new system capabilities and enhanced software solutions designed to accelerate the value IBM Storage ...read more


IBM continues to get accolades at Flash Memory Summit

Flash storage, Software-defined computing, Software-defined storage...

At the Flash Memory Summit (FMS) it was announced last week that an NVMe over Fabrics demonstration that included IBM’s Spectrum Scale was named the 2017 recipient for “Most Innovative Flash Memory Business Application.”  IBM is a winner in this particular Best of Show category for the second year in a row. IBM is very ...read more


IBM all-flash market leadership confirmed

Flash storage, Integrated infrastructure, Storage

Enterprises around the world make storage purchase decisions based almost exclusively on information and advice from three sources: trusted colleagues, basic product documentation such as data sheets and industry analysts. With three finalists in the All-flash Storage System category of SearchStorage.com and Storage magazine’s 15th annual Products of the Year competition, IBM has been recognized ...read more


Vision recognized for IBM Storage and SDI

Flash storage, Integrated infrastructure, Storage

The vision of IBM Storage and Software Defined Infrastructure (SDI) is to offer the broadest storage portfolio in the industry, which is optimized for innovation and execution around delivering cognitive and hybrid cloud solutions. But how do we know if we are truly executing our vision? More important, how do our clients know? The recognition ...read more


Data grows and so should your IBM Flash Storage

Flash storage, Hybrid cloud storage, Integrated infrastructure...

Today, there’s no question that storage plays a key role in helping enterprises achieve their strategic objectives. Given the incremental growth of data, the need for virtualization, the open source movement, and the shift toward cognitive computing and cloud, data storage is essential today. These changes can cause increasing costs, complexity and inflexibility for businesses. ...read more