Hybrid cloud storage solutions

Simply and seamlessly deploy container-enabled enterprise storage across on-premises and cloud storage environments

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Hybrid cloud storage for modern IT

Businesses are rapidly moving to hybrid cloud models to become more efficient and deliver a better customer experience. The complexity of existing applications and infrastructures can be a challenge to this effort, with complications ranging from multiple cloud platforms to rapid growth in containerized workloads.

That’s why IBM Storage simplifies and consolidates multi-cloud, multi-app environments, delivering high performance, enterprise-level storage capabilities that are designed for modern data lakes.


Solve IT complexity ESG explores how hybrid cloud storage innovations can help you meet diverse IT requirements. Read the ESG report (314 KB) 75% Simplify hybrid cloud IT decision makers surveyed that believe IT is more complex today than it was just two years ago. 38% Keep data volume under control Respondents who indicate large data volumes increase IT complexity. 28% Enhance existing storage People surveyed who state that modern technologies can also add complexity.


Case studies

Modernizing storage platform to support service continuity Citynet modernized its storage platform with IBM FlashSystem to ensure Hall AG keeps water, electricity, connectivity and innovation flowing even as data volumes explode. Read the case study Accelerate innovation and control costs Blanc und Fischer IT Services GmbH worked with IBM and Red Hat to standardize its SAP applications to IBM Power Systems, IBM Storage, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux to optimize its investments through standardization. Read the case study Connect communities through always-on IT Using IBM FlashSystem, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Salzburg is able to ensure that its services are always available to its community while simultaneously keeping staff and clergy connected. Read the case study


Flexible consumption & financing options NEW – IBM Storage as a Service* Proven hybrid cloud storage now available as a service. Preserve cash flow while combining the agility of the cloud with the control of on-premises storage – all supported and maintained by IBM experts. * Available in select regions Explore Storage-as-a-Service IBM Storage Utility Procure hybrid cloud flash storage your way. Efficiently manage fluctuating storage demands by only paying for capacity as you consume it. Explore IBM Storage Utility IBM Global Financing A robust set of flexible payment options from the industries #1 IT financier to help you accelerate your hybrid cloud storage strategy. Explore IBM Global Financing

Next steps

Flash storage

Simplify your hybrid cloud with high-performing all-flash storage solutions that are cost-effective and easy to manage.

Hybrid flash storage

Achieve the best balance of performance and cost efficiency with AI-driven placement across your fastest flash and disk devices.