I am pleased to inform you that the following IBM Cloud Object Storage (COS) IBM Redbooks publications are now published on the Redbooks website:
IBM Cloud Object Storage Concepts and Architecture: System Edition => http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/redp5537.html?Open
IBM Cloud Object Storage System Product Guide => http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/Redbooks.nsf/RedbookAbstracts/sg248439.html?Open
The Concepts and Architecture Redpaper explains the architecture of IBM Cloud Object Storage on premises offering and the technology behind the product. focuses The target audience for this paper is IBM COS architects, IT specialists, and technologists.
The Product Guide IBM Redbooks describes the major features, use case scenarios, deployment options, configuration details, initial customization, performance, and scalability considerations of IBM Cloud Object Storage on-premises offering. This paper is intended for IBM COS IT specialists and storage administrators.
In May 2019 IBM introduced the second generation hardware appliances (Gen2) for IBM COS . The new appliances provide better performance, higher density, more flexibility, and more cost-effective scaling than the existing first generation models. The Gen2 appliances are extensively discussed in these books.
These books are about the IBM Cloud Object Storage on premises offering (System Edition). If you are interested in learning more about the IBM Cloud Object Storage public cloud offering, see the following publications:
- Cloud Object Storage as a Service: IBM Cloud Object Storage from Theory to Practice, SG24-8385
- How to Use IBM Cloud Object Storage When Building and Operating Cloud Native Applications, REDP-5491
I hope you enjoy these books! If you have comments or questions, please use the Comments section of this blog below. Also, please let us know what topics you would like see in a future IBM COS Redbooks.
Vasfi Gucer is an IBM Redbooks Project Leader. He works with technical experts to create books, guides, blogs, and videos.