Unisys and IBM Spectrum Virtualize have given us a flexible and cost-effective storage cloud.

—Spokesperson for large U.S. government organization,

Business Challenge story

Project-based investments had left a U.S. government organization with a sprawling, costly and inflexible data storage infrastructure. How could Unisys help its client respond faster to new demands?

Transformation

Unisys built a private storage cloud for its client, powered by IBM Spectrum Virtualize™. The solution virtualizes disk arrays from multiple suppliers, and introduces thin provisioning and four tiers of storage.

Benefits

Reduces data storage costs by 30 percent. Cuts cost and complexity through 4:1 infrastructure consolidation. Delivers storage to application owners 100 times faster for greater responsiveness.

Solution Category

  • Systems Software
  • Solution Components

    • IBM Spectrum Virtualize Software for SAN Volume Controller