IBM Storwize family

Innovative hybrid storage built with IBM Spectrum Virtualise software

Why IBM?

Organisations of all sizes are spending too much money managing the explosion of data. Built with IBM Spectrum Virtualize software, part of the IBM Spectrum Storage family, the IBM Storwize family provides hybrid and all-flash solutions with common functionality, management and flexibility. It includes built-in functions such as IBM Real-time Compression and IBM Easy Tier technology, optimising flash and hard disk drives to deliver extraordinary levels of efficiency and high performance. Available in a wide range of storage systems, the Storwize family delivers sophisticated capabilities that are easy to deploy and that help control costs for growing businesses.

Benefits of the Storwize family

5x more data compressed in the same space. 47% less storage admin time. 3x more performance with only 5% flash. 30% less capacity growth.

5x more data compressed in the same space. 47% less storage admin time. 3x more performance with only 5% flash. 30% less capacity growth.

Transform Telecom - IBM Smarter Storage

IDC’s Research Director on transformational effect of storage on telco business.

Better Healthcare - IBM Smarter Storage

Grow efficiencies & innovation, spend less on maintaining current environments.

Storage systems in the Storwize family

IBM Storwize V7000 Unified and IBM Storwize V7000

Highly scalable virtualised, enterprise-class, flash-optimised storage systems designed to consolidate workloads into a single system for ease of management, reduced costs, superb performance and high availability

IBM Storwize V5000

Highly flexible, easy to use, virtualised storage system designed to enable midsized organisations to overcome their storage challenges with advanced functionality

IBM Storwize V3700

Easy-to-use, efficient and affordable entry-level virtualised storage system designed to address growing data requirements and infrastructure consolidation needs with sophisticated capabilities unusual for a system of this class; also facilitates compliance with telecommunications industry standards

IBM Storwize V7000F and IBM Storwize V5000F (US)

All-flash, enterprise-class solutions designed to deliver high performance to drive real-time insights into the organisation’s business data

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IBM’s Enhanced Storwize V7000 and SVC Drive Real Value

Clipper Group examines how enterprises benefit from IBM Storwize V7000 and IBM SAN Volume Controller - with IBM Real-time Compression, hardware acceleration and increased automated storage tiers - to reduce costs, improve performance, and deliver data and answers on time and within budget.

The Total Economic Impact of IBM Storwize V7000 With Real-Time Compression

This paper examines the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realise by deploying Storwize V7000 with Real-time Compression. Prior to Storwize V7000 with Real-time Compression, customers had limited storage virtualisation/compression technologies within their environments

IBM Storage Advanced System Placement - Pay-as-you-grow financing model

Alternative acquisition option under IBM Advanced System Placement program. Cloud Storage Systems with IBM Global Financing

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