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New IBM Storwize V5000 storage system

Midsize businesses are faced with the challenges of rapid data growth and limited budgets. To maximize the benefits of growing data, businesses are turning to software-defined environments, which can provide flexibility and responsiveness to business demands.
See how the new IBM Storwize V5000 can give you a highly flexible and virtualized storage solution for supporting software-defined environments and virtual infrastructures.


IBM Storwize V5000. Outstanding storage with greater flexibility - for midsized business.

IBM Storwize V5000

Outstanding storage with greater flexibility - for midsized business


IBM Strowize V5000. Outstanding storage with greater flexibility - for midsized businesses. Is your company challanged by an explosion of data and shrinking budgets? In a 451 Research 2013 storage study¹: 47% considered capacity growth as their first storage concern. 21% considered the high cost of storage as their first concern. 20% considered performance to be their fisrt concern. IBM Storwize® V5000 can help: 20% less cost. Get a customizable, powerful, and highly reliable Storwize system for 20% less². 30% less capacity growth. Experience 30% less capacity growth. Experience 30% less capacity growth with external virtualization. 47% management reduction. Reduce your management effort by 47% with advanced GUI³. Software-defined storage: great flexibility, high performance and availability with a virtualized storage infrastructure. Flexibility. Start quickly and add value by customizing your system to your precise requirements. Performance. Optimize network utilization for mirroring over IP with Brisgeworks SANSlide technology. 3X performance with as little as 5% capacity on flash. Availability. Reach 99.999% of availability with innovative and reliable storwize architecture. To learn more about IBM Storwize V5000, visit: ibm.com/storage/storwizev5000. Sources: 1. TheinfoPro, "2013 Storage Outlook - Storage Wave 17," 451 Research, June 13, 2013. 2. Storwize V5000 basic configuration with no optional software function vs. a similar competitive configuration. 3. Edson Group, Competitiv Managemtn Cost Study: "IBM Storwize V7000 vs. EMC VNX5500 Storage Systems". IBM Storwize V5000 To learn more about IBM Storwize v5000, visit: ibm.com/storage/storewizev5000