IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller

Simplified and centralized management for your storage infrastructure

Feature Benefits
Single point of control for storage resources
Pools the storage capacity of multiple storage systems on a SAN
Clustered pairs of “storage engines” based on System x technology
Real-time Compression
Innovative and tightly integrated support for flash storage
Scalable to support 4,096 host servers
Support for IBM FlashSystem
Easy-to-use Storwize family management interface
IBM Storage Mobile Dashboard
Dynamic data migration
Manage tiered storage
Advanced network-based copy services
Integrated Bridgeworks SANSlide technology for IP replication
Enhanced stretch cluster configurations
Thin provisioning and “snapshot” replication
iSCSI support for server attachment
Support for FCoE protocol
IBM Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager application-aware snapshots

  • Storwize family financing

    Easy, affordable IBM Storwize systems payment options

  • Taneja Group analyst report

    Reduce costs with IBM Real-time Compression and SAN Volume Controller

  • Increase effective storage capacity

    SVC now offers integrated Real-time Compression designed to be used with active primary data

  • Forrester paper on SVC

    The Total Economic Impact Of IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller