What can IBM Spectrum Protect do for your business?

IBM Spectrum Protect™ provides comprehensive data protection for physical file servers, virtual environments, and a wide range of applications. Organizations can scale up to manage billions of objects per backup server. They can reduce backup infrastructure costs with built-in data efficiency capabilities and the ability to migrate or copy data to tape, public cloud services, and on-premises object storage. IBM Spectrum Protect can also store IBM Spectrum Protect Plus data, providing an ability to leverage your existing investment for long-term data retention and disaster recovery.


Multi-workload protection

Lower operational cost by unifying and simplifying data protection for physical file servers, virtual environments, and a wide-range of applications.

Tremendous scalability

Support massive data growth with a single IBM Spectrum Protect server's ability to manage up to 4 petabytes of client data and ingest up to 100 terabytes of new and changed client data per day.

Storage efficiency

Drive exceptional storage efficiency with incremental forever backups, compression, and deduplication.

Cyber resilience

Protect your storage environment with two key authorization for administrator commands, encryption, proactive security notifications, native support for Tape and immutable object storage.

Cost-effective data retention

Meet your price and performance objectives with a wide choice of cloud and on-premises storage options, including IBM Cloud Object Storage, and AWS S3 Intelligent-Tiering support for inactive data.

Leverage your investment

IBM Spectrum Protect Plus customers can leverage IBM Spectrum Protect for long-term data retention and disaster recovery.

Key Advantages of IBM Spectrum Protect

  • Proven best practices
  • Data replication
  • Built-in cloud integration
  • Comprehensive data protection
  • Integration with IBM Spectrum Protect Plus
  • Data lifecycle automation
  • Secure to the core
  • Simplified solution bundles
  • A worldwide network of business partners

Customer case studies

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University of Birmingham

Driving innovative research forward by taking control of data with IBM Spectrum Protect.

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Bendigo and Adelaide Bank

Learn how this bank protects data and ensures efficiency with IBM Spectrum Suite and IBM Spectrum Protect.

What our customers are saying

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"Spectrum Protect backup for any OS with one backup product"

Company size: Enterprise >1000 employees, Industry: Healthcare

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"Efficient space reduction and wide support of applications to protect"

Company size: Mid-Market 51-1000 emp. Industry: Telecommunications

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"Great software for enterprise backups and recovery"

Company size: Enterprise >1000 employees, Industry: Pending