Why choose IBM for SAN?

The industry's broadest range of offerings

The industry's broadest range of offerings

Choose from tiered storage systems, policy-based automation and intelligent data management systems.

Cost-optimized storage

Cost-optimized storage

Align and move data based on policies that match storage with SLAs and data value in growing environments.

Highly rated, patented technology

Highly rated, patented technology

Confidently protect assets and efficiently comply with regulatory and security requirements.

Introducing the smarter data center

The smarter data center is achieved by connecting servers and storage with a high-speed and intelligent network fabric. IBM provides this through flexible, scalable, and open standards-based intelligent SAN switches, directors, and routers throughout your global enterprise.

IBM SAN Family

The IBM SAN Family of products provides reliable, scalable and high-performance Fibre Channel connectivity.

SAN b-type family

Gen 5 and Gen 6 Fibre Channel switches, directors and extension switches. Start small and scale on-demand, connecting thousands of applications to network storage, all while keeping the costs of ownership in check.

SAN c-type family

High-performance and scalability at an affordable price. Choose from enterprise SAN directors, mid-range SAN switches, and an entry SAN offering for cloud-scale applications.

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