Data services software

Comprehensive data services to effectively and efficiently safeguard, manage, secure, mobilize and access data.

IBM Spectrum Virtualize

Simplify data management, secure data, and eliminate silos that stifle innovation with IBM Spectrum Virtualize software.

IBM Spectrum Scale

Solving AI data challenges with innovation, simplicity, and business results.

Software-Defined Storage Services

Software-defined storage (SDS) provides the flexible storage foundation you need for hybrid cloud, digital transformation and more.

Data services platforms

The products that deliver IBM’s data services software.

IBM FlashSystem

IBM FlashSystem 5000

Enhanced all-flash storage solutions designed to provide enterprise-grade functionalities, like flash memory, without compromising affordability or performance.

IBM FlashSystem 5200

Deploy NVMe end-to-end capabilities and flash performance in an affordable, compact solution with the newest member of the FlashSystem family.

IBM FlashSystem 7300

Bring high-end capabilities to your enterprise mid-range virtual storage needs and enable rapid and flexible cloud service deployments with flash storage arrays.

IBM FlashSystem 9500

Get optimal all-flash and NVMe performance with flash acceleration and the reliability of IBM FlashCore® technology and the enterprise capabilities of Spectrum Virtualize.

IBM Storage Utility

A family of offerings providing a procurement choice with usage-based billing, so your storage consumption better aligns with your business needs.

IBM SAN Volume Controller

Simplify management of storage infrastructure, tiered storage and advanced functions.

IBM Cloud Object and Elastic Storage

IBM Cloud Object Storage

Flexible, cost-effective and scalable cloud storage for unstructured data.

IBM Elastic Storage

AI data building blocks for IBM Spectrum Scale high performance or cost saving capacity.

Spectrum Discover

Simplify data for AI with a 360 degree view from edge to insight and reduce time for data organization and analysis.

IBM Z Mainframe Storage and Archive

IBM DS8900F

The fastest, most reliable and secure storage system for IBM Z® and IBM Power Systems.

IBM TS1130 Tape Drive

Reduce the costs of long-term data protection in big-data, cloud, mobile and social environments.

IBM TS1150 Tape Drive

Reduce the costs of long-term data protection in big-data, cloud, mobile and social environments.

IBM TS1160 Tape Drive

Optimize tape drive utilization with support for SAS, Ethernet and FC interfaces.

IBM TS7760 Virtual Tape Library

Ease the support to your IBM Z hybrid cloud backup and archive infrastructure with virtualized tape storage, now with an all-flash option for high performance workloads.

IBM TS7770 Virtual Tape Library

Ease the support to your IBM Z hybrid cloud backup and archive infrastructure with virtualized tape storage, now with an all-flash option for high performance workloads.

Storage Area Networks

IBM Storage Networking SAN18B-6

Fast, reliable and secure data protection over distance.

IBM Storage Networking SAN24B-6

An entry-level switch that combines high-performance capabilities of 4, 8, 16 and 32 Gbps with point-and-click simplicity and enterprise-class functionality.

IBM Storage Networking SAN42B-R

Meet disaster-recovery and business continuity objectives with industry-leading performance and scalability.

IBM Storage Networking SAN48C-6

Provides high-speed fibre channel connectivity for all-flash arrays.

IBM Storage Networking SAN50C-R Fabric Switch

Deploy SAN extension solutions, distributed intelligent fabric services and multi-protocol connectivity for open systems and mainframe environments.

IBM Storage Networking SAN64B-6

Meet the demands of hyper-scale virtualization, larger cloud infrastructures and growing flash-based storage environments.

IBM Storage Networking SAN96C-6

Enables organizations to support exponential data growth in multicloud environments.

IBM Storage Networking SAN128B-6

Accelerate performance, simplify management and leverage industry-leading switch density.

IBM Storage Networking SAN192C-6 Multilayer Director

Consolidate data assets into fewer, larger, more manageable SANs to keep up with data growth.

IBM Storage Networking SAN32C-6 Fabric Switch

Empowering organizations that are rapidly deploying cloud-scale applications using virtualized servers.

IBM Storage Networking SAN384C-6 Multilayer Director

Enables cloud and business transformation for large scale storage networks.

IBM Storage Networking SAN512B-6 and SAN256B-6

Enhance operational stability, maximize application performance and increase business agility with enterprise-class b-type Gen 6 directors.

IBM Storage Networking SAN768C-6 Director

IBM Storage Networking SAN768C-6 is a director class SAN switch enabling organizations to support exponential data growth and provide operational flexibility.

Artificial Intelligence for I.T. Operations

Data management solutions for implementation in companies and enterprises to collect historical and present data, while using statistics and software to analyze raw information, and deliver insights for making better future decisions.

IBM Storage Insights

Optimize your storage infrastructure using this cloud-based storage management and support platform with predictive analytics.

Turbonomic Application Resource Management

Assure application performance with smarter resource management.

IBM Spectrum Control

Integrated data and storage management software that provides monitoring and analytics for multiple storage systems.

Business Continuity

Business continuity is about having a plan to deal with difficult situations, so your organization can continue to function with as little disruption as possible.

IBM Spectrum Software

IBM Spectrum Archive

Optimize archival cost with a true physical air gap protection and an intuitive management system from a single global name space.

IBM Spectrum Protect

Enterprise-Scale Data Protection. Comprehensive data resilience for physical file servers, virtual environments, and a wide range of applications.

IBM Spectrum Protect Plus

Unified data protection for hybrid cloud environments.

Long-Term Retention Platforms

IBM 3592 tape cartridges

Support media re-use by enabling the drive to reformat and upgrade prior generation media cartridges.

IBM 7226 Multimedia Storage Enclosure

Leverage reliable and flexible data backup and security in the data center.

IBM Linear Tape-Open (LTO) Ultrium 6 Data Cartridge

Manage explosive data growth, sustain rapid, reliable access to data and ensure business resilience.

IBM Linear Tape-Open (LTO) Ultrium 7 Data Cartridge

Protect and preserve more data for longer periods of time with high-capacity tape media designed for reliability and longevity.

IBM Linear Tape-Open (LTO) Ultrium 8 Data Cartridge

Delivers 12 TB native capacity and up to 30 TB of compressed capacity for significantly greater efficiency and performance.

IBM TS1070 Tape Drive

Seventh-generation LTO Ultrium tape drive for IBM enterprise tape libraries.

IBM TS1130 Tape Drive

Addresses information security, retention and compliance.

IBM TS1150 Tape Drive

Reduce the costs of long-term data protection in big-data, cloud, mobile and social environments.

IBM TS1160 Tape Drive

Optimize tape drive utilization with support for SAS, Ethernet and FC interfaces.

IBM TS2250 Tape Drive

Leverage high-capacity half-height Linear Tape-Open (LTO) Ultrium 5 technology designed for the midrange open-systems environment.

IBM TS2260 Tape Drive

Remove roadblocks to growing storage requirements and shrinking backup windows while incorporating IBM LTO Ultrium 6 technology.

IBM TS2270 Tape Drive

Seventh-generation LTO Ultrium, half-height tape drive.

IBM TS2280 Tape Drive

Gain up to 30 TB of compressed data per cartridge with next-generation LTO Ultrium 8 technology.

IBM TS2900 Tape Autoloader

Provides a low profile, entry-level IBM LTO tape storage solution that is supported in open system platforms.

IBM TS4300 Tape Library

Foster an air-gapped cyber resilient long-term data storage in a highly scalable tape library.

IBM TS4500 Tape Drive

Respond to cloud storage challenges with a next-generation cloud storage solution that stores up to 1.05 exabytes (EB) delivering high storage density and integrated management.

IBM TS7770 Virtual Tape Library

Ease the support to your IBM Z hybrid cloud backup and archive infrastructure with virtualized tape storage, now with an all-flash option for high performance workloads.

Advanced data services

Innovative data services provided by the IBM Spectrum software platform.

IBM Spectrum Discover

Simplify data for AI with a 360 degree view from edge to insight and reduce time for data organization and analysis.

IBM Spectrum Copy Data Management

Modernize, simplify and automate data center copy management processes.

IBM Spectrum Storage Suite

Manage data growth and prepare for the cloud with a bundled suite of software-defined storage (SDS) solutions at a predictable, cost-per-terabyte price.

IBM Storage Suite for IBM Cloud Paks

Fast track your journey to hybrid cloud and bring data services to your container environment.

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