Solving AI data challenges with a global data fabric

IBM Spectrum Scale provides a global platform that solves modern AI challenges with a single source of truth and a global data fabric. IBM provides not just a set of storage products or solutions to help solve your AI challenges, but we provide a data strategy creating high performance fluid data for your organization. Only IBM has a global data fabric using IBM technology that provides multiple ways to concurrently ingest and access data and at the same time connecting data sources from edge to core to cloud with protection, security, and data optimization scalable to 8YB of capacity. We are driving innovation to optimize your data for AI workloads from edge to core to cloud.


Connect – Applications

Create an environment where data flows freely from edge to core to cloud and not locked into data silos that limit growth and agility.

Maximize– Resources

Allow applications to access the same data no matter what storage interface is used or where the storage is located.

Modernize – Without compromise

Optimize all your workloads and gain the performance, security, protection and efficiency you require.

A global data fabric for AI

High performance enterprise storage for

  • Kubernetes container applications
  • AI and ML workloads and analytics
  • HPC and high performance workloads
  • Enterprise data management applications
  • High performance video, IoT or digital data access
  • Backup and Archive data requirements

Flexible building blocks (edge, core, cloud)

  • IBM NVMe flash nodes
  • Red Hat OpenShift storage capacity
  • Public cloud capacity
  • Optimized large capacity nodes
  • Object storage capacity
  • Multi-vendor NFS capacity

Optimize your data with enterprise protection

  • Snapshots and multi-site replication
  • Integrated data life cycle management
  • Encryption and WORM data security
  • Data placement optimization and data reduction
  • Logging and event notification
  • Automated and continuous ingest to data catalog and policy engine

Simple building blocks for IBM Spectrum Scale

IBM Elastic Storage System (ESS)

Learn about ESS

IBM Spectrum Scale is now made simple with easy to scale, easy to deploy performance enhanced building blocks. Learn about ESS capacity (ESS5000) and performance nodes (ESS 3200) for the edge or the data center and how they work together with IBM Spectrum Scale.

How customers use IBM Spectrum Scale

University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham drives innovative research forward by taking control of data.

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