object storage

The next big leaps for IBM modern data protection

Data security, Multicloud, Storage

Recent analyst research indicates why hybrid multicloud support is becoming increasingly important. According to a 2019 ESG report [1], 67 percent of organizations surveyed currently use public cloud services in their data protection environment. Among those companies, on average 26 percent of their protection environments (measured by amount of data) are housed in the cloud, ...read more


IBM Elastic Storage Server adds Storage Utility Offering option

Power servers, Power Systems, Software...

IBM introduces a flexible procurement method that aligns your unstructured data capacity costs to your business initiatives. Buy scale-out file and object storage with cognitive data management your way. Unstructured data creation continues at an explosive and accelerating rate and does not appear to be slowing down. Customers are looking to their trusted IT partners ...read more


IBM Cloud Object Storage scores top marks

Cloud object storage, Hybrid cloud storage, Integrated infrastructure...

Gartner recently published its Critical Capabilities for Object Storage in January 2018. As we did in the last publication (October 2016), IBM Cloud Object Storage scored highest overall for the object storage use cases. This year IBM actually scored the highest in every use case. IBM believes this is a great headline, but we encourage ...read more


Field report: Managing large-scale file and object storage

Hybrid cloud storage, Integrated infrastructure, Storage

Experts responsible for preserving data find there’s a lot to like about object storage.  Object storage has scalability and efficiency advantages.  Much of the data and storage management complexity is hidden.  Organizations with the fastest data growth are the most likely to invest in object storage, according to ESG survey data. I manage IBM’s data ...read more