The Era of Smarter Networking for Smarter Data Centers
The smarter data center with improved economics of IT can be achieved by connecting servers and storage with a high-speed and intelligent network fabric that is smarter, faster, greener, open and easy to manage. IBM System Networking solutions:
IBM takes an open, standards-based approach to implement the latest advances in today’s flat, converged data center network designs. IBM System Networking solutions
enable clients to deploy a high-speed, low-latency Unified Fabric Architecture.
Advanced virtualization awareness reduces the cost and complexity of deploying physical and virtual data center infrastructure.
IBM data center networks are easy to deploy, maintain, scale and virtualize, delivering the foundation of consolidated operations for dynamic infrastructure management.
IBM Flex System: The game changer
Innovation that transforms business.
IBM Flex System Networking Solutions
Intelligence & speed at the edge of your network
What we offer
Expert Integrated Systems
Introducing the world's first family of systems with integrated expertise on April 11, 2012
New SAN Announcement
Announcing IBM Gen 5 b-type SAN solutions
The Data Center Network: The Future Is Now
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Latest System Networking News
- Boost your network’s IQ with SDN. Read blog.
- Regionalgas Euskirchen, a German water & energy supplier, cuts server footprint by 66%, energy costs by 20% and significant costs on air conditioning with IBM solutions. Read full client case study. (PDF, 681KB)
- Learn about the New! IBM Flex System Fabric SI4093 System Interconnect Module for simple connectivity for your network
- Don’t wait. Automate today with SDN. (00:01:25)
- The OpenDaylight Project and IBM. Learn more. (link resides outside of ibm.com)
- IBM Advances the Software Defined Environment with Solution (IBM press release)
- IBM Software Defined Networking Solutions Page
- SDN Central: IBM DOVE Takes Flight with New SDN Overlay, Fixes VXLAN Scaling Issues (link resides outside of ibm.com)
- IBM System Networking for IBM Power Systems solutions page
- Multimedia Page with Latest Videos & Podcasts
- Tolly Interoperability Report for IBM Flex System with Cisco (PDF, 1.42MB)
- White Paper: IBM Flex System Network Strategy (PDF, 639KB)
IBM System Networking software provides visibility, control and automation of all aspects of managing networks and service quality.
New design and implementation services added to an extensive networking services portfolio help optimize networks for IT consolidation and virtualization initiatives.
Security and Business Resiliency
A full suite of network security technologies, professional and managed network security services, and consulting and managed services for network resiliency.