What IBM DS8880F can do for your business

IBM® DS8880F data systems are designed to deliver superior all-flash performance and extremely low response times. You gain high availability and reliability to support today’s complex IT environments, and emerging cloud, mobile, social, analytics and cognitive workloads. IBM DS8880F improves business efficiency by consolidating all your mission-critical workloads for IBM Z®, IBM Power Systems™ and distributed systems under a single all-flash storage solution with more than six-nines availability.

Superior performance

Dramatically accelerate access to data by reducing up to 10x the application response time and cutting the elapsed time of DB2 transaction in half.

Hybrid cloud connection

Improve business efficiency while reducing capital and operating expenses with server-less direct data transfer from DS8880F to hybrid cloud environments.

Secure data transactions

Secure client and corporate data with at rest encryption and a disaster recovery solution with more than six-nines availability.

Key features

  • Self-tuning
  • High-Performance Flash Enclosure Gen2
  • HyperSwap and GDPS integration
  • Power AIX® and IBM i integration
  • VMWare interoperability
  • Transparent cloud tiering
  • Advanced data backup and recovery
  • FICON (zHPF) and DB2 z/OS integration
  • Gain storage visibility, insight, and control
  • IBM Copy Services Manager
  • Full disk encryption
  • Efficient management and administration

Product images

IBM DS8880F all-flash front view
IBM DS8880F all-flash front view
IBM DS8880 all-flash slight angle
IBM DS8880 all-flash slight angle
IBM DS8880 all-flash 40 unit full side view
IBM DS8880 all-flash 40 unit full side view

Which option is right for you?

  • IBM DS8884F


    Lowest entry cost, business-class storage for midsize organizations in a flexible, space-saving package.

  • IBM DS8886F


    Enterprise-class storage for large organizations provides cost-effective performance and capacity.

  • IBM DS8888F


    Analytic-class storage delivers superior performance at high capacity for the most demanding workloads.