IBM FlashSystem 5000

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Data aware IT that speeds innovation

You know that managing the performance and capacity of storage across your enterprise is tough. Costs skyrocket for every minute data can't be accessed. IBM® Storage Insights monitors your storage so you can resolve issues fast.

Flexible configuration

Built on IBM Cloud™ services, IBM Storage Insights is easy to install, administer, and use. Simply deploy a lightweight data collector in your data center to start streaming performance, capacity, and configuration metadata over a secure channel.

Unified view

An operations dashboard provides a full view of your storage inventory and metadata. It also includes a diagnostic feed that tells you which storage systems require attention.

Easy resolution

Connecting with IBM Support has never been easier. To proactively help resolve problems and provide recommendations, IBM Support has read-only access to diagnostic information about your monitored storage systems.

Which product is right for me?

IBM Storage Insights for Spectrum Control

IBM Storage Insights for Spectrum Control

If you’re an IBM Spectrum Control customer you’re eligible for IBM Storage Insights for IBM Spectrum Control—monitoring that delivers even more information about your IBM storage performance, capacity, and configuration metadata and includes alerts for storage systems requiring attention.

IBM Storage Insights

IBM Storage Insights

This cloud-based service provides an unparalleled level of visibility across your storage environment to help you monitor the performance, capacity and configuration metadata of your storage systems. IBM Storage Insights does all this and includes alerts for storage systems requiring attention.

What can you expect as you get started?

View storage trends

View storage trends

View historical data to help you understand performance, capacity, and problem trends so you’re productive faster.

Stay informed

Stay informed

Through a single dashboard, you can see storage trends and adjust accordingly to move data faster and more efficiently.

Support made easy

Support made easy

Easily upload logs to IBM Support and get help right when you need it.


How much does it cost?

There's no cost for this efficient tool that helps you see the health of your IBM storage systems in a single dashboard.

Does software need to be installed?

A lightweight data collector must be installed. But it's quick — the process takes less than 5 minutes.

Anything else?

Enable Call Home on your storage systems for an extra level of diagnostics.

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