Designed to simplify your IT
If you’re looking for an integrated system for infrastructure consolidation or Cloud implementation, enhanced IBM PureFlex™ System offerings can help simplify your IT experience. Based on x86 architecture, IBM’s PureFlex system has virtualised compute, virtualised storage and virtualised networking, all of it being managed using policy-based automation plans that truly simplify your IT. PureFlex System™ is a fully integrated system with built-in Patterns of Expertise based on IBM's decades of experience and thousands of client deployments. Unlike other Integrated Systems, IBM PureFlex delivers choice and flexibility for customers to take what they need, and follow a pay-as-you-grow path to Cloud.
This simple yet flexible system delivers:
IBM Design Advantage:
- Open Configuration
Customise your IBM PureFlex™ System across critical areas such as architecture, storage, operating systems, hypervisors and networking. This makes your system optimised and tuned to the enterprise. Get complete support for VMware, HyperV, KVM and PowerVM from a single console.
- Future Ready Chassis
Packed with advanced features such as 10/40 Gbps, 56 Gbps FDR Infiniband, FCoE iSCSI support with enterprise class networking capabilities for Virtual Machine Aware Networking, OpenFlow Support, Software Defined Networking and more.
- Automation Plans
System Administrators can automate server, storage, networking and virtualisation management, by creating policy-based automation plans across the stack.
- Integrates into Legacy Storage and Networking
Integrated storage virtualisation can put all the external IBM and non-IBM SAN storage under a single console. The 10 Gbps/40 Gbps network can easily connect to existing 1 Gbps networks.
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An affordable data center solution that enables new levels of IT efficiency, with virtualization and simplified manageability.
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