Companies are spending too much money managing data growth. Designed for software-defined environments and built with IBM Spectrum Virtualise™ software, the IBM Storwize family includes built-in functions such as Real-time Compression and Easy Tier technology combining 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, yet also 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.
Banking innovation - IBM Storwize family
Virtualised storage supports high-performance banking applications.
Efficient retail - IBM Storwize family
Improve margins with responsive storage, less management effort & lower expense.
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
Highly scalable virtualised, enterprise-class, flash-optimised storage systems designed to consolidate workloads into a single system for ease of management, reduced costs, superior performance and high availability
Highly flexible, easy to use, virtualised storage system enables midsized organisations to overcome their storage challenges with advanced functionality
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
1IBM lab measurements
2Not available with IBM Storwize V5000 or IBM Storwize V3700.
3Compression data based on IBM measurements; compression rates vary by data type and content.
4IBM lab measurements using IBM Easy Tier technology – August 2010.
5Not available with IBM Storwize V3700.
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