What it can do for your business

IBM Spectrum Accelerate is a software-defined block storage solution designed for rapid and flexible deployment across heterogeneous infrastructure on and off premises. It can be deployed on your choice of servers: x86 commodity-choice hardware, integrated appliances (including IBM XIV Storage System Gen3 and pre-validated third party appliances), and SoftLayer public cloud. Based on proven XIV technology, it provides the block storage component of IBM Spectrum Storage, and extends flexibly through IBM Spectrum Storage suite-level and IBM Spectrum Accelerate ecosystem-level licensing.
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Fast to value

Install in just 30 minutes instead of days, accelerating hybrid cloud delivery

Flexible ecosystem

Deploy and license flexibly across a heterogeneous choice of x86s, integrated appliances and public cloud, matching hardware to need

Management simplicity

Scale your hybrid cloud storage under a single pane, improving efficiency and simplifying data protection

Cloud-optimizing capabilities

Master cloud dynamics for business benefit with tune-free performance, multi-tenancy and other high-end features, making cloud as able as your traditional IT

Powerful building block

Build hyperconverged solutions from richly featured storage, managed with VMware vCenter, enjoying the cost benefits of hardware choice and consolidation

Key features

  • Ease of management
  • All-inclusive mature features
  • Flexible consumption
  • Fast access to data
  • Seamless data flow

Security and privacy in the cloud

  • IBM enables companies to scale and adapt quickly to changing business needs without compromising security, privacy or risk levels when using IBM cloud offerings.

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A single ecosystem
A single ecosystem
Flexible consumption
Flexible consumption

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