Decentralized storage for your hybrid multicloud environment

Create or expand your blockchain storage with pre-tested, validated solutions.

Why use IBM Storage to meet your decentralized storage and blockchain storage needs?

Trusted Leadership

IBM is ranked #1 in blockchain leadership credentials amongst all industry verticals, regardless of size.


FIPS 140-2 encryption for superior data security, with built-in resiliency to ensure data is always available.

Perform and Scale

High bandwidth NVMe for higher CPU efficiency, with multiple data reduction techniques and up to 2PB’s of effective capacity per 2U of rackspace.

The benefits of IBM Storage for blockchain

Engineered for multicloud, easy-to-consume components and built to perform and scale, IBM Storage solutions for blockchain adds an off-chain, on premises option for blockchain customers deploying their peer in a public or private cloud. 

On-premises, off-chain storage extensions to existing cloud based blockchain nodes enable you to develop a true hybrid multicloud blockchain environment, maximize your blockchain performance and effectiveness for critical off-chain data requirements and secure your data access to blockchain where internet reliability or accessibility may be a challenge.

Storage platform

Rapid deployment of an open, flexible complete compute to storage platform.

Multicloud enabled

Multicloud enabled with secure access to public cloud services.


The peace of mind of full security from data creation to archive.

Business costs

Move business costs from CapEx to OpEx for a true pay as you go strategy.

Business guidance and best practices

Storage needs for blockchain technology

Don’t want to be the weak link in the blockchain? Learn how to build a blockchain environment from the storage point of view.

Why new off-chain storage is required for blockchains

Answer the burning question, “Do I need new storage for my blockchain environment, specifically around off-chain data?”

Storage white paper

Building blockchain solutions with IBM Storage - Best in class products for your blockchain platform

IBM Storwize® V5000 and V7000

Powerful, affordable storage solutions for small to medium enterprises looking to start on blockchain.

IBM FlashSystem® 9100

Intensive data driven multicloud storage capacity.

Storage solutions for IBM Cloud Private

Storage solutions engineered as the foundation for your own private cloud.

IBM Spectrum Scale™

A high-performance solution for managing data at scale.

Hear from customers

With IBM Blockchain and IBM Cloud Private, Blinking is ready to roll out the KYC [Know Your Customer] module at scale, making secure online identity authentication available to all.

Miloš Milovanović, Co-Founder and COO, Blinking,

IBM Blockchain Platform

Deploy the leading Hyperledger Fabric platform for the next generation of blockchain.

Storage solutions for private cloud

Build powerful, agile, secure storage for private cloud environments Build powerful, agile, secure storage for private cloud environments.

Blockchain Systems

Discover blockchain on platforms built for speed, scale, security and cost reduction.

Blockchain services

Discover why IBM is the top-ranked blockchain for business services providers.