IBM XIV Storage System

Capacity-optimized enterprise storage primed for cloud solutions and built with IBM Spectrum Accelerate software

What’s new

IBM XIV® delivers dramatic cost savings using field-proven, inline IBM Real-time Compression™:

XIV also supports Microsoft Azure Site Recovery, enabling orchestration of XIV replication and disaster recovery in Microsoft Hyper-V environments, in concert with Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager.


IBM XIV® Storage System is an enterprise data storage system built to deliver out-of-the-box performance predictability, high resiliency and management simplicity while offering exceptional data economics, including more effective capacity through powerful real-time compression.