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

Traditional storage can’t respond to the complex process of digital transformation – where familiar on-premises environments give way to new hybrid cloud deployments — as quickly as you need and within the budget you can afford. That’s where software-defined storage comes in.

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Software-defined storage gives you the flexibility, cost-effectiveness, and agility you need to enable your data-driven, multicloud enterprise. Flexible

Make business changes as easily as you update your software.


Transform your existing infrastructure to meet new challenges.


Support traditional and new-generation applications simultaneously with the same infrastructure.


Software-defined storage services

IBM Systems Lab Services offers infrastructure services to help you build the foundation for today’s hybrid cloud and enterprise IT data centers.

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