We sell services--IBM Spectrum Accelerate is an 'enterprise storage box in the cloud' that lets us deliver SaaS at lower cost and without compromise.

—Jim Olson, Distinguished Engineer, IBM

Business Challenge story

One of the world's largest service providers found clients needed an agile platform for innovation, for business continuity, and to cut costs--all in harmony with their traditional environments.

Transformation

To help clients shift to cloud, IBM® Global Technology Services® deployed enterprise storage-as-a-service using  IBM Spectrum Accelerate™ software and IBM Bluemix® software (SoftLayer®) cloud.

Benefits

The solution delivers performance, resiliency and agility while modernizing through support of new workloads and transforming with use-cases like DevOps--all at attractive costs.

Solution Category

  • Systems Software
  • Solution Components

    • IBM Bluemix
    • IBM Spectrum Accelerate
    • Storage: IBM XIV