IBM System Storage DS8000 series

Enable your infrastructure for systems of insight with next-generation enterprise storage

Quick and reliable data access is the driving force behind important data initiatives such as business analytics, cloud, and mobile computing. The IBM DS8870 is designed to manage a broad scope of storage workloads that exist in today’s complex data infrastructure, and do it effectively and efficiently.

A new generation of all-flash and hybrid-flash systems delivers another level of extraordinary performance for your most time-sensitive analytics. DS8870 can also bring simplicity to your systems of insight with self-optimising performance for the mainframe and an extensive variety of distributed server platforms. And with the agility and automation to manage all these workloads simultaneously, DS8870 can greatly reduce the challenge of managing your increasingly complex IT environment as your business requirements change.

DS8870 system sets the standard for what an enterprise storage system should be with extraordinary performance, reliability, security and agility.

IBM DS8870 is a high-performance, high-capacity, secure storage system designed to deliver the highest levels of performance, flexibility, scalability, resiliency and total overall value for the most demanding, heterogeneous storage environments.


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