IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller

Simplified and centralised management for your storage infrastructure

IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller (SVC), a member of the IBM Storwize® family, is a storage virtualisation system with a single point of control for storage resources. SVC improves business application availability and greater resource utilisation so you can get the most from your storage resources, and achieve a simpler, more scalable and cost efficient IT infrastructure. The newly enhanced SVC with IBM Real-time Compression offers up to three times the throughput for applications.


Lab validation for SVC. Benefits of the new IBM Real-time Compression enhancements and performance results.

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SAN Volume Controller
and IBM FlashSystem 820

Best practices and performance capabilities

Penn State Hershey Medical Centre thrives on XIV and SVC

Cuts storage costs 44 percent

IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller benefits

Enhance storage capabilities with sophisticated virtualisation, management and functionality



Ricoh curbs data growth

Finds scalability, cost-efficiency and virtualisation with SVC

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