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Infuse AI and big data solutions across your entire organization

IBM® Storage solutions for AI and big data accelerate data science, modernize application development, simplify DevOps and optimize large amounts of videos, images or other object data types. Our global data platform unifies your storage from edge to core to cloud, so you get faster access to more data to power your game-changing AI initiatives.


Why IBM for AI and big data storage Get seamless AI, high-performance integration and a unified, single source of truth with IBM AI and big data storage solutions. Seamless AI

When you have zero tolerance for errors in a split second, learn how to create a differentiated high-performance data platform.

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High-performance integrated storage

Container Native Storage now integrates with high-performance enterprise storage from edge to core to cloud.

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Unified, single source of truth

Our global data platform breaks down silos and current data limitations to bring faster AI insights and modernizes data infrastructure for optimized business results.

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Modernize your information architecture Build an artificial intelligence information architecture with IBM storage solutions. Scalable storage for AI and big data

Solve AI challenges with scalable building blocks for high-performance IBM Spectrum Scale hybrid cloud and AI storage solutions.

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Storage for AI and NVIDIA

Get faster access to more data and business results with a high-performance global data platform, connecting multiple data sources with multiple data interfaces.

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Container Native storage solutions

Build, manage, deploy and run containerized applications across your entire enterprise from the edge to the core to the cloud with all-in-one cloud-native storage.

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IBM Spectrum Scale for Cloudera

Scale your big data analytics and access more data for faster results with a global data Platform with enterprise capabilities.

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IBM Cloud Object Storage for Splunk

Lower costs and minimize the amount of data on local storage while maintaining fast indexing and search capabilities by optimizing an existing Splunk deployment using IBM Cloud Object Storage for Splunk (SmartStore).

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Case studies

AI and big data storage case studies IBM leads the industry in AI and big data storage solutions, but you don't have to take our word for it. Check out these case studies. Smart data management, smart vehicles

The automotive parts supplier develops autonomous driving solutions with faster, more flexible storage and simplified management for AI.

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Driving innovative research forward

The University of Birmingham must ensure data is always available to a growing number of users running increasingly complex simulations.

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Faster time to discovery

A world-class research institution uses a global data platform to accelerate image-intensive and AI workloads.

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IBM industry leader years in a row

Gartner has recognized IBM as a leader in distributed file and object storage for multiple years in a row.

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