Decentralized storage for your hybrid multicloud environment

Create or expand your blockchain storage with pre-tested, validated solutions.

Why use IBM Storage to meet your decentralized storage and blockchain storage needs?

Trusted Leadership

IBM is ranked #1 in blockchain leadership credentials amongst all industry verticals, regardless of size.


FIPS 140-2 encryption for superior data security, with built-in resiliency to ensure data is always available.

Perform and Scale

High bandwidth NVMe for higher CPU efficiency, with multiple data reduction techniques and up to 2PB’s of effective capacity per 2U of rackspace.

The benefits of IBM Storage for blockchain

Engineered for multicloud and built for performance and scalability, IBM Storage for blockchain delivers an off-chain, decentralized on-premises storage repository for customers deploying their blockchain peer in any cloud. Maximize your performance, security and effectiveness for critical off-chain data requirements where internet reliability or accessibility may be a challenge.

  • Rapid deployment of an open, flexible compute-to-storage platform.
  • Multicloud-enabled with secure access to public cloud services.
  • Security from data creation through to archive for complete peace of mind.
  • Adjustable business costs from CapEx to OpEx for a true pay-as-you-go strategy.
Storage platform

Rapid deployment of an open, flexible complete compute to storage platform.

Multicloud enabled

Multicloud enabled with secure access to public cloud services.


The peace of mind of full security from data creation to archive.

Business costs

Move business costs from CapEx to OpEx for a true pay as you go strategy.

Business guidance and best practices

Storage needs for blockchain technology

Don’t want to be the weak link in the blockchain? Learn how to build a blockchain environment from the storage point of view.

Why new off-chain storage is required for blockchains

Answer the burning question, “Do I need new storage for my blockchain environment, specifically around off-chain data?”

Storage white paper

Best in class products for your blockchain platform

IBM Storwize® V5000 and V7000

Powerful, affordable storage solutions for small to medium enterprises looking to start on blockchain.

IBM FlashSystem® 9100

Intensive data driven multicloud storage capacity.

Storage solutions for IBM Cloud Private

Storage solutions engineered as the foundation for your own private cloud.

IBM Spectrum Scale™

A high-performance solution for managing data at scale.

Hear from customers

With IBM Blockchain and IBM Cloud Private, Blinking is ready to roll out the KYC [Know Your Customer] module at scale, making secure online identity authentication available to all.

Miloš Milovanović, Co-Founder and COO, Blinking,

IBM Blockchain Platform

Deploy the leading Hyperledger Fabric platform for the next generation of blockchain.

Storage solutions for private cloud

Build powerful, agile, secure storage for private cloud environments Build powerful, agile, secure storage for private cloud environments.

Blockchain Systems

Discover blockchain on platforms built for speed, scale, security and cost reduction.

Blockchain services

Discover why IBM is the top-ranked blockchain for business services providers.