Speed backup and disaster recovery plans

Cut your storage costs and reduce malware, disaster and outage losses

Common use cases

Tape replacement

Tape replacement

Replace costly and inefficient tape backups, on-premises tape libraries, and offsite physical archiving.

Database backup

Database backup

Use backup software in conjunction with IBM Cloud Object Storage to automatically back up on-premises databases to the cloud or back up IBM Cloud databases to low-cost object storage.

Disaster recovery

Disaster recovery

Use IBM Cloud Object Storage as part of your plan to meet recovery objectives for critical IT systems without incurring costly capital and operational infrastructure expenses.


Key features of this use case

Resilient and available

IBM Cloud Object Storage geo-disperse capabilities provide backup and data protection. It is always accessible, even in disaster or multiple failure cases.

Cost efficient

Multiple storage classes help optimize backup cost and data recovery objectives with pay-as-you-go pricing and no up-front capital investments.


Data-integrity mechanisms check, validate and apply self-repair capabilities. It is designed for data durability of 99.999999999%. Individual results vary.

Fast data recovery

A single API helps data recovery for business continuity. Access backup data faster with tape storage to help regulatory, legal or business needs.


Default server-side encryption keys are automatically managed by default. Customers can manage their own keys or use IBM Key Protect.

Scale on demand

Seamlessly scale to meet your needs to make it easier to cost-effectively manage and meet data protection requirements across your enterprise.

How clients use it

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