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Digitally transform with IBM and NetApp

Only IBM Cloud and NetApp bring you the best of breakthrough technologies. Among these breakthroughs are the first cloud solutions purpose-built to address specific industry challenges, AI and machine learning (ML) models to accelerate time to value, and power and performance in the cloud previously achieved only on premises.



Block storage

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Block storage

Get local-disk performance with SAN persistence and durability. Boost storage capacity of virtual and bare metal servers to 48,000 IOPS. Deploy flash-backed block storage volumes from 20 GB to 12 TB.

File storage

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File storage

Add fast, flexible NFS-based file storage. Gain full control and lower costs with flash-backed architecture. Create file shares from 20 GB to 12 TB. Provision with flexible power-based options.

Use cases


Build enterprise-SAP workloads on IBM Cloud, using the most powerful cloud-based bare metal solutions for SAP available with the flexibility and performance of NetApp block and file services. Deploy production-capable systems to meet the largest SAP HANA requirements. Scale performance to 180,000 IOPS and 18 TB per individual storage mount.¹


Meet your application-data needs anywhere with IBM Cloud Satellite™, built with NetApp Trident. Address the challenges of the highly-regulated telco industry: accelerating business transformation, enhancing digital client engagement and improving agility as you modernize enterprise applications and infrastructure to unlock the power of 5G and edge.

Disaster recovery for VMware

Protect your critical business data in the IBM Cloud with NetApp and Veeam solutions that can help meet your business demands for faster recovery, higher storage efficiency and risk mitigation.

AI and ML

Modernize how you collect, organize and analyze data and infuse AI throughout your organization, using IBM Cloud Pak for Data. Built on the Red Hat® OpenShift® Container Platform, IBM Cloud Pak for Data integrates IBM Watson® AI technology with the IBM Hybrid Data Management Platform, DataOps, and governance and business analytics technologies.

Solution architecture


Kick-start your digital transformation

IBM Cloud and NetApp offer infrastructure and data services to speed your digital transformation.

NetApp INSIGHT Digital 2020 Keynote

CEOs George Kurian and Arvind Krishna discuss the decades-long partnership between NetApp and IBM.

“NetApp on IBM Cloud for SAP Workloads”

IBM Cloud offers the most performant SAP-certified compute infrastructure of any cloud provider.

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¹ Allow list required for highest tier of storage scale and performance to ensure availability.