What IBM Spectrum Connect can do for your business

Today’s organizations demand easy and fast integration of storage in multiple cloud environments. IBM Spectrum Connect empowers storage teams and other stakeholders by enabling provisioning, monitoring, automating and orchestrating of IBM block storage in containerized, VMware and Microsoft PowerShell environments. It offers the same UI for many solutions and environments, for a consistent experience. It helps organizations simplify cloud complexity – and is available by entitlement to every IBM block storage customer.

Simplifies cloud solution deployments

Manages the API dialogs for IBM storage systems from one place, providing a single pane of glass for orchestrating between multiple cloud platforms and IBM storage devices.

Is free of charge

IBM Spectrum Connect leverages existing IBM Storage capabilities and is provided at no additional charge to IBM storage system customers.

Is easy to install

Offers flexible deployment and easy expansion. Simply download from the IBM Knowledge Center.

Supports a storage provisioning policy

Enables defining of easy-to-consume storage classes, such as by Service Level Agreement or workload, simplifying self-service or easy automation of storage provisioning.

Key features

  • Combines private cloud management with tools and APIs
  • Supports the IBM block storage offerings
  • Supports containers
  • Supports VMware environments
  • Supports PowerShell