IBM Spectrum Control Storage Insights (IBM Storage Insights, for short) is a cloud-based offering designed for small and medium businesses and organizations. It helps you quickly understand what is happening in your storage environment without implementing complex tools.
Storage Insights provides a web interface with a dashboard that quickly lets you quickly access your information.
It can be set up in less than 5 minutes and provides actionable insights about your storage in less than 30 minutes.
Read the Regain control of your environment with IBM Storage Insights, REDP-5231 IBM Redpaper publication for more information about the following topics:
- IBM Service Engage, which hosts IBM Storage Insights and its web interface
- Subscribing to the service and deployment
- Collecting data about your storage
You can also see usage scenarios, including:
- Improving capacity planning
- Increasing storage utilization
- Planning for data placement and tiering
- Performance reporting
- Displaying utilization by department or application
- Simplifying reporting
If you have supported IBM storage, you can sign up for a free trial.