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AvePoint and IBM Storage - SharePoint Data Management at Scale

Imagine & IBM - Innovative Storage Solutions for Video Distribution and Broadcast Technology

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Combining IBM storage systems and solutions with leading third party applications can reduce risk, improve efficiency and address data protection concerns while increasing flexibility through a more robust information infrastructure.

Arkivum

Managing content to efficiently store and retrieve data over the long term

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    Arkivum specializes in the automation, management and storage of an organization's information assets. Arkivum delivers systems that can intelligently manage content to efficiently store and retrieve data over the long term.

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    IBM tape libraries helps Arkivum make the difference

    Arkivum discusses the benefits of using LTO technology and LTFS in the delivery of its assured archiving service which allows for an organization’s valuable data is kept safe and secure as long as required by business need

Atlantis Computing

Provider of software defined storage solutions

AvePoint

Leading provider in enabling enterprise collaboration across platforms and devices

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    AvePoint solutions aim to bring together business, IT and compliance and risk officers to serve key business objectives such as big data, cloud integration, compliance, enterprise content management, and mobile data access monitoring.

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    AvePoint and IBM Storage – SharePoint Data Management at Scale (YouTube, 00:03:02)

    AvePoint and IBM are teaming to deliver a Microsoft SharePoint optimization solution that's built to scale and delivers improved efficiency and data economics. The solution leverages AvePoint DocAve together with IBM Spectrum Scale to help clients overcome SharePoint database limitations, improve data management and performance while also lowering total cost of ownership.

    Microsoft SharePoint data management solution using IBM Spectrum Scale for object storage and AvePoint DocAve

    This paper illustrates the configuration best practices details about building an extremely scalable enterprise-class infrastructure to protect and manage Microsoft SharePoint deployments using IBM Spectrum Scale for object storage and AvePoint DocAve software.

BroadSoft

High-performance software for intelligent VoIP telecommunications provider solutions

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    BroadSoft is helping to advance the convergence of voice, video and data. The company’s flagship application platform, BroadWorks, empowers Service Providers to deliver next-generation voice and multimedia applications including enhanced and personalized communications and entertainment services.

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    Maximizing VoIP application performance with IBM Storwize V7000 (PDF, 1.12MB)

    IBM Smarter Storage solutions deliver high-performance storage capabilities to support VoIP software—including integrating the Storwize V7000 with VoIP solutions from BroadSoft, a leading global provider of software that enables mobile, fixed-line and cable service providers to deliver real-time communication over IP networks. IBM has extensively tested the IBM Storwize V7000 storage system with the BroadSoft BroadWorks application platform.

Centrify

Provider of identity consolidation and privilege management solutions

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    Centrify delivers integrated software and cloud-based solutions that centrally control, secure and audit access to cross-platform systems, mobile devices and applications by leveraging the infrastructure organizations already own — Microsoft Active Directory.

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    IBM SONAS, IBM Storwize V7000 Unified and Centrify DirectControl (PDF, 783KB)

    Both SONAS, and Storwize V7000 Unified together with DirectControl provide the requisite data security, protection, performance, scalability and functionality that businesses demand. DirectControl has been tested with both storage systems and proven to strengthen security and enable cross-platform access while protecting IT investments.

    Active Directory authentication best practices using Centrify DirectControl

    This white paper focuses on essential technical information for the integration of IBM SONAS and IBM Storwize V7000 Unified storage systems with Centrify DirectControl authenticating on non-MS platforms with Active Directory credentials and accessing IBM SONAS and IBM Storwize V7000 Unified storage.

CommVault

Simplified data management and high-performance data protection

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    CommVault develops and distributes software and services for high-performance data protection, information governance and discovery and simplified management of data in complex physical, virtual and cloud environments.

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    Implementing an effective NDMP backup Solution on IBM Storwize V7000 Unified System using CommVault Simpana (PDF, 1.74MB)

    This technical paper provides the best practices guide for implementing IBM Storwize V7000 Unified Network Data Management Protocol (NDMP) backup solution using CommVault Simpana.

    Robust data protection with NDMP Support (PDF, 676KB)

    The IBM Storwize V7000 Unified delivers efficient backup and restore utilizing Network Data Management Protocol (NDMP) with industry-leading data management applications. This solution brief focuses on this robust storage system in combination with tested and enabled NDMP solutions including IBM Tivoli Storage Manager, Symantec NetBackup, CommVault Simpana and EMC NetWorker.

Crossroads

Global provider of data protection solutions and services

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    Crossroads Systems, Inc. is a global provider of solutions and services that help ensure stored data is proactively protected and reliably recovered. Crossroads solutions offer data protection, proactive data security, intelligent storage connectivity, performance, and cost savings.

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    Bringing unmatched cost savings and flexibility to media and entertainment

    This paper examines the benefits of IBM tape technology in conjunction with StrongBox from Crossroads Systems, a new network-attached storage solution that leverages Linear Tape File System (LTFS) technology in order to address the media and entertainment (M and E) industry’s need for low cost long-term media preservation.

DigitalRoute

Mediation and data integration solutions for the telecommunications industry

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    The MediationZone® platform from DigitalRoute is designed to simplify any service providers’ data infrastructure by providing a single horizontal integration layer for any type of network or industry.

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    IBM Storwize family and DigitalRoute MediationZone (PDF, 757KB)

    Solution brief: With decades of experience in the telecommunication industry, IBM has a diverse range of products to address CSP challenges. The combination of IBM Storwize family storage with IBM Real-time Compression and DigitalRoute offers significant savings without sacrificing performance.

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    DigitalRoute and IBM: optimizing data streams (PDF, 371.3KB)

    DigitalRoute and IBM provide an effective solution for the telecommunication industry, one that combines a highly flexible, high-performance mediation platform with best-of-breed computing and storage platforms. IBM Storwize V7000 is featured in this solution.

EMC

Solutions to store, manage, protect and analyze information

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    EMC offers solutions to store, manage, protect and analyze information.

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    Implementing an NDMP backup solution using EMC NetWorker on IBM Storwize V7000 Unified system (PDF, 1.39MB)

    This technical paper provides the best practices guide for implementing IBM Storwize V7000 Unified Network Data Management Protocol (NDMP) backup solution using EMC Networker.

    Robust data protection with NDMP Support (PDF, 676KB)

    The IBM Storwize V7000 Unified delivers efficient backup and restore utilizing Network Data Management Protocol (NDMP) with industry-leading data management applications. This solution brief focuses on this robust storage system in combination with tested and enabled NDMP solutions including IBM Tivoli Storage Manager, Symantec NetBackup, CommVault Simpana and EMC NetWorker.

Epic

Worldwide leader in the development of software for healthcare organizations

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    Epic develops, implements and supports software to reduce medical errors, improve screening for diseases, and increase the quality of patient care.

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    Epic and IBM POWER8: High scalability for healthcare workloads (PDF, 208KB)

    IBM POWER8 provides the scalability, simplicity and reliability needed to help healthcare organizations keep up with the rapidly increasing demands of Epic workloads. POWER8 integrates with IBM FlashSystem storage technology to create the ideal platform for running Epic workloads.

Fidelity Information Services

Global leader in banking and payments technology and consulting and outsourcing solutions

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    FIS provides software, services and outsourcing of the technology that empowers the financial world.

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    IBM storage achieves record-breaking results on FIS benchmark (PDF, 238KB)

    Leading businesses in multiple industries rely on FIS’ IST/Switch software to power tens of billions of electronic funds transfer (EFT) transactions every year. In performance tests, IBM System Storage solutions achieved a 3.6 times improvement over the previous FIS IST/Switch benchmark.

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    IBM storage achieves record-breaking results on FIS benchmark (PDF, 238KB)

    Leading businesses in multiple industries rely on FIS’ IST/Switch software to power tens of billions of electronic funds transfer (EFT) transactions every year. In performance tests, IBM System Storage solutions achieved a 3.6 times improvement over the previous FIS IST/Switch benchmark.

GE Healthcare

Global healthcare provider of transformational medical technologies and services

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    GE Healthcare provides transformational medical technologies and services to meet the demand for increased access, enhanced quality and more affordable healthcare around the world.

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    Enabling local authentication services on IBM Storwize V7000 Unified for GE Healthcare imaging applications

    This paper describes the architecture for deploying GE Healthcare enterprise imaging applications with the IBM Storwize V7000 Unified systems, when configured with local security authentication capabilities. The unified capabilities of the IBM Storwize V7000 Unified system also demonstrate coexistence and interoperability when two different enterprise security services configured with different authentication capabilities exist.

Imagine Communications

Global, leading provider in video and advertising solutions

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    Imagine Communications provides solutions for the media and entertainment industry, multi-channel video programming distributors and enterprise markets.

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    Imagine Communications and IBM — Innovative Storage Solutions for Video Distribution and Broadcast Technology (YouTube, 00:04:26)

    Imagine Communications has a longstanding commitment to IP video, and is dedicated to bringing video distribution and video management into a new era. Hear how Imagine is partnering with IBM, specifically with IBM storage offerings, to deliver integrated best-in-class solutions to customers. A Cloud DVR solution is highlighted, which can include IBM Spectrum Scale, IBM Spectrum Archive and IBM Elastic Storage Server to deliver a high-performing, highly scalable solution.

Masstech

A global provider of media asset management solutions

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    Focusing on the media and entertainment industry, Masstech provides powerful tools for media asset management, HQS high-speed transcoding and bridging workflows. Their offerings are designed to transform workflow processes and dynamically boost productivity for major broadcasters, international television networks, news channels, cable, and production houses.

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    Masstech Integrated Support for IBM LTO-5 LTFS (Linear Tape File System) (PDF, 983KB)

    IBM LTFS solutions together with Masstech offerings deliver scalable, streamlined media asset management solutions.

McAfee

Global provider of information security solutions

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    McAfee, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intel Corporation, is a dedicated security company that focuses on solutions and services that help secure systems, networks, and mobile devices around the world.

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    IBM Storwize V7000 Unified: Safeguarding your critical data (PDF, 1.49MB)

    The IBM Storwize V7000 Unified is a virtualized storage system that consolidates block and file workloads for simplicity of management and reduced cost and seamlessly integrates with antivirus software for NAS to more efficiently and effectively safeguard data from malicious threats. This solution brief focuses on McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Storage.

    Protecting the IBM Storwize V7000 Unified System with McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Storage (PDF, 1.13MB)

    IBM Storwize V7000 Unified system integration with McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Storage for Network Attached Storage and guidelines for overall system protection and prevention of malware security threats.

MEDITECH

Software and service provider of integrated information systems for health care

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    MEDITECH supplies integrated information systems to enable health care providers to track a patient's medical records and monitor ongoing treatment, regardless of the patient's whereabouts.

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    Inland Northwest Health Services enables a new standard of care (PDF, 714KB)

    Case Study: Needing greater uptime and higher performance for its medical cloud service offerings while reducing physical space and limiting power consumption in the data center, Inland Northwest Health Services (INHS) empowers healthcare IT with IBM server, software and storage solutions. INHS provides all of the hosting services for MEDITECH, a core health care application.

    Maximize Your MEDITECH Investment: How IBM and Inland Northwest Health Services (INHS) Deliver Better Results for Healthcare Providers (PDF, 672KB)

    eBook: Inland Northwest Health Services is improving patient care via their cloud-based electronic health record services delivered to physicians and medical facilities with IBM server and storage technology. View this eBook to learn more about the combined solution that has enabled new levels of uptime and stability, increased business agility while delivering faster end-user performance with greater operational efficiency.

Microsoft

Global provider of computer and software technology


Milestone

Worldwide provider of true open platform IP video management software

Murex

Global provider of capital markets software solutions

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    Murex specializes in the design and implementation of integrated trading, risk management, processing and clearing solutions for financial institutions, corporations and utilities.

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    IBM Storwize V7000 and Murex MX.3 – High performance solutions for financial markets (PDF, 629KB)

    Market dynamics continue to evolve, and financial institutions need to assess their IT infrastructure models. IBM Storwize V7000 storage systems with Murex MX.3 software provides an exceptional way to help increase efficiency, deliver performance, improve business results and reduce risk. Read this brief to learn more.

Oracle

Global provider of business hardware and software systems

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    Oracle helps engineer hardware and software solutions for the cloud and data center. IBM and Oracle have worked together since 1986 to solve complex business problems for our clients, today helping more than 140,000 organizations of all sizes change the way they do business.

    IBM offers a full spectrum of storage solutions to meet the data availability, security and integrity requirements of Oracle customers.

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    Optimizing Your Oracle Investment with IBM Storage Solutions

    This IBM Redpaper publication focuses on the IBM System Storage portfolio offerings which offer true enterprise class storage support for Oracle deployments at a low total cost of ownership. With disk, tape, storage network hardware, consolidated management console, storage software, and security software, IBM can provide Oracle customers the full spectrum of products to meet their availability, retention, security, and compliance requirements.

    Smarter Storage for Smarter Computing

    This infographic focuses on the benefits IBM Smarter Storage solutions can bring to Oracle deployments. Smarter Storage, a more efficient, automated, and intelligent approach to storage, is Efficient by design, Self-optimizing, and Cloud agile. Analytically savvy companies that leverage Smarter Storage solutions are more likely to outperform their industry peers.

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    Faster Oracle performance with IBM FlashSystem (PDF, 1.5MB)

    Methods for improving Oracle database performance using IBM FlashSystem storage to accelerate the most resource-intensive data and identifying I/O performance bottlenecks, migration to a flash system are addressed in this whitepaper.

    Oracle ASM and IBM FlashSystem best practices (PDF, 805KB)

    Oracle Automatic Storage Management is an all-inclusive approach to storage management, performance and availability. It is an excellent tool for managing mixed storage environments. This whitepaper discusses best practices when using ASM with IBM FlashSystem.

    Performance benefits of IBM Power Systems and IBM FlashSystem for JD Edwards EnterpriseOne

    This paper describes a proof of concept test executed with a large medical manufacturing company running JD Edwards EnterpriseOne. The results show that an IBM Power 780 server running AIX with IBM FlashSystem 820 flash storage provides an expected 28% reduction in a key batch window for this client.

    Performance benefits of IBM Power Systems and IBM FlashSystem for Oracle E-Business Suite

    This paper describes a proof of concept test done with a large wholesale grocery supply company that runs their operations using Oracle E-Business Suite application software. The results show that an IBM Power 780 server with POWER7+ processors running AIX and IBM FlashSystem 820 flash storage provided two to four times faster run times for two key order processing jobs for this client.

    Quick Oracle Statspack and AWR report analysis (PDF, 1.35MB)

    This white paper discusses the analysis of Automated Workload Repository (AWR) and Statspack reports. The analysis list of various sections of AWR and Statspack results helps to learn what items are in their “normal” range and what items set off an alarm bell and warrant further research or investigation.

    Using Oracle ASM Preferred Read Failure Groups with FlashSystem (2.28MB)

    The concept of Preferred Read is now implemented in Oracle’s ASM volume management in Oracle 11g. This is to read from the storage that can present the needed data at a lower latency. This whitepaper discusses the merits of using PRG technology with Oracle ASM and FlashSystem technology.

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    Disaster recovery solution for Oracle 11gR2 database using Metro Mirror and Global Mirror features of IBM Storwize family storage (PDF, 7.08MB)

    This white paper demonstrates the Metro Mirror and Global Mirror features of the IBM Storwize family storage systems for a disaster-recovery solution of the Oracle 11gR2 database.

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    IBM System Storage DS8870 with IBM Easy Tier for Oracle ASM

    This paper demonstrates the performance benefits of running Oracle Database 11g using Oracle Automatic Storage Management (ASM) on an IBM System Storage DS8870® system with IBM Easy Tier® enabled This paper demonstrates the performance benefits of running Oracle Database 11g using

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    Enabling IBM Storwize V7000 Unified storage for Oracle x86 LINUX single instance databases

    This paper explores the use of IBM Storwize V7000 Unified storage as an essential component of the infrastructure solution using Oracle relational database management system (RDBMS). The paper demonstrates the practical implementation of an Oracle single instance database on the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) operating environment through network-attached storage (NAS) services using the Network File System (NFS) protocol or using block storage provided by the Storwize V7000 Unified storage system.

    Enabling IBM Storwize V7000 Unified storage for Oracle x86 Linux RAC databases

    This paper explores the use of the IBM Storwize V7000 Unified storage system as an essential component of an advanced Oracle infrastructure solution. The paper demonstrates a practical implementation of a high-availability solution for Oracle Real Application Cluster (RAC) databases; Oracle 11gR2 RAC on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5.8 operating environment through network-attached storage (NAS) services using protocols such as Network File System (NFS) or Oracle Direct Network File System (Direct NFS).

    Oracle DB 11gR2 and RAC on IBM Flex System p460 Compute Nodes with PowerVM and IBM Storwize V7000 Storage System

    This paper focuses on Oracle Database 11g Release 2 (11.2.0.3) with Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) in combination with the IBM Flex System p460 Compute Nodes with AIX 6.1 and PowerVM features along with IBM Storwize V7000 storage system. IBM AIX 7.1 and all Power virtualization features on Flex System p460 Compute Nodes are also supported for implementing Oracle Database 11g Release 2 (11.2.0.3) with RAC.

    IBM Storwize V7000 Real-time Compression volumes with Oracle 11g R2 databases

    This paper demonstrates how the Real-time Compression feature of the IBM Storwize V7000 can be used to reduce the storage capacity required for running an Oracle 11g database. The paper also explains the use of Real-time Compressed volumes with file systems as well as Oracle Automatic Storage Management (ASM) disk groups for storing the Oracle data files, and the capacity saving it provides.

    Quick-start guide to FlashCopy Manager for SAP with IBM Storwize V7000, IBM SAN Volume Controller or IBM DS8000 Storage System

    These papers cover the installation and configuration of FlashCopy Manager 2.2 for SAP on an IBM DB2 or Oracle database. Operating systems are IBM AIX and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES). IBM DS8000 storage server, IBM Storwize V7000 and IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller have been used as back end storage systems.

    Using IBM Storwize V7000 Real time compression feature with Oracle

    This white paper demonstrates how IBM Storwize V7000 with its enhanced Real-time Compression feature, can reduce storage capacity needed for the primary data while improving application performance. IBM Real-time Compression effectively decreases the consumption of storage capacity.

    Oracle 12c deployment using iSCSI – With IBM Storwize V7000 for small and medium businesses

    This paper explores the use of the Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI) protocol with IBM Storwize V7000 storage product as a component of the infrastructure solution with Oracle database. The Oracle 12c database is an excellent choice for businesses looking to reduce IT complexity

    Combining IBM Storwize V7000 IP Replication and Oracle Data Guard

    This paper explores the combined use of the Internet Protocol (IP) Replication feature based on Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI) protocol provided by the IBM Storwize V7000 storage product and Oracle data guard to create robust disaster recovery (DR) infrastructure solution for Oracle database.

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    Best Practices Guide for Oracle Databases with IBM XIV Storage System Snapshots

    This white paper covers the integrated solution of IBM Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager for backup and restore of Oracle Databases in the XIV Storage System. It describes the detailed installation and configuration of Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager for backup and restore of Oracle databases using the XIV Storage System snapshots mechanism.

    Deploying Oracle RAC 11g with ASM on IBM AIX 6.1 using IBM XIV Storage System

    This white paper details the configuration of the IBM XIV Storage System in a software environment consisting of Oracle Database 11g with Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) and Oracle Automatic Storage Manager (ASM) on the IBM AIX 6.1 platform. Details the configuration steps, guidelines in laying out logical, storage pools, volumes, disk discovery and host connectivity.

    IBM XIV Storage System Thin Provisioning with Oracle Database 11g on AIX 6.1 in ASM and non ASM environments

    This white paper describes the use of thin provisioning of the IBM XIV Storage System in a software environment consisting of Oracle Database 11g with Oracle Automatic Storage Management (ASM) and AIX File System (JFS2) configurations on the IBM AIX 6.1 platform

    Using IBM XIV Real-time Compression feature with Oracle

    This white paper demonstrates how IBM XIV with Real-time Compression can reduce storage capacity needed for the primary data with minimal impact on application performance. IBM Real-time Compression decreases the consumption of storage capacity and can be used with file systems and Oracle Automatic Storage Management (ASM).

    IBM XIV Hyper-Scale Consistency Demonstrated with Oracle

    This white paper on IBM XIV Hyper-Scale Consistency explores an Oracle database with a configuration that spans multiple IBM XIV Storage Systems. The IBM XIV grid architecture extends its capabilities for databases that require highly available storage systems.


OSIsoft

Solution provider for connecting sensor-based data, operations and people to enable real-time intelligence

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    The OSIsoft PI System is used in manufacturing, energy, utilities, life sciences, data centers, oil and gas, facilities and process industries.

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    IBM FlashSystem storage solution enables massive OSIsoft scaling (PDF, 1MB)

    OSIsoft PI Server customers needed a solution to address the high volumes of data streaming across their networks from smart-metering technology, and IBM FlashSystem storage met this challenge by offering extreme performance gains, microlatency, macro efficiency and enterprise reliability.

ownCloud

Provider of an on-premise enterprise file sync and share platform

Riverbed Technology

Application performance solutions for the globally connected enterprise

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    Riverbed specializes in products and solutions that focus on WAN optimization, performance management, application delivery, and storage acceleration to enable IT to both manage and accelerate performance.

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    Data Centralization vs. Speed: Today’s Data Center Challenge

    Webinar: Hear leading industry speakers explain how centrally managed, yet branch-agile, modern data centers from the partnership of Riverbed and IBM storage solutions let you consolidate and protect data, save costs with advanced storage capabilities, virtualize to manage heterogeneous storage systems, and provision and recover from disasters in real time.

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    Announcement: Riverbed Granite 2.6 now supports more branches, bigger data sets & additional storage solutions

    Riverbed Granite 2.6 now includes enhanced data protection with integrated support for IBM Storwize V7000 snapshot capabilities.

    Consolidate and simplify with IBM Storwize family and Riverbed Granite (PDF, 870KB)

    IBM and Riverbed have joined forces to deliver a tightly integrated and thoroughly tested solution for distributed organizations. By using IBM Storwize family systems with Riverbed Granite, you can simplify configuration and consolidate management, while also increasing performance and improving efficiency. Learn more about the benefits of centralizing your branch-office storage.

    Branch office enablement solution with IBM storage systems and Riverbed Granite t

    This paper explains how to deploy a combined solution with Riverbed Steelhead EX + Granite appliances, IBM Storwize V7000, and IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller to deliver an enterprise-class branch office box to drive greater consolidation of branch infrastructure.

    Granite Solution Guide – Configure Application Consistent Snapshot on IBM Storwize V7000/SVC

    This solution guided details the steps used to configure application-consistent snapshots on IBM Storwize V7000 storage system using the Granite Core snapshot scheduler. Also included is an introduction to SMI-S. The Storage Management Initiative Specifications (SMI-S) are the storage management APIs that Granite Core uses to interact with the IBM Storwize V7000/SVC storage system. A solution overview is offered along with details on the deployment requirements and deployment steps.

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    Branch Office Enablement Solution with IBM XIV Storage System and Riverbed Steelhead EX + Granite

    This paper provides essential technical information on how to deploy a combined solution of Riverbed Steelhead EX + Granite appliances and an IBM XIV Storage System to deliver an enterprise-class branch office box that enables organizations drive greater consolidation of branch infrastructure.

SAP

Global provider of enterprise application software solutions


SAS Institute

Global provider of business analytics software

Siemens Healthcare

Global supplier of clinical technology and IT to the healthcare industry

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    Siemens Healthcare aspires to become the trusted partner of healthcare providers worldwide and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics, and clinical IT.

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    Enabling Siemens medical imaging applications on IBM Storwize V7000 and Storwize V7000 Unified systems

    This paper describes how IBM Storwize V7000 and IBM Storwize V7000 Unified systems (independently) work with the Siemens medical imaging applications to deliver a robust, scalable, easy-to-use solution. It is well suited for any medical environment that processes 200,000 to over 4 million annual studies per year.

Splunk

Global software platform provider for real-time operational intelligence

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    Splunk produces software for searching, monitoring, and analyzing machine-generated big data, via a web-style interface. Their horizontal technology is used for application management, security and compliance, as well as business and web analytics.

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    IBM Storage infrastructure with Splunk Enterprise

    This document describes the reference architecture for running the Splunk Enterprise application with specific IBM Storage Systems.

Subex

Worldwide provider of operations and business support systems solutions for communications service providers

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    Subex offers Fraud Management and Revenue Assurance solutions that enable communications service providers to improve their operational efficiency while delivering enhanced service experiences to subscribers.

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    Fraud protection in the telecommunications industry (PDF, 633KB)

    IBM Smarter Storage solutions deliver high-performance storage capabilities to address the multitude of challenges faced by communication service providers of all sizes. The integration of IBM Storwize V7000 with Subex offerings provides an effective way to achieve high performance and efficiency in the dynamic telecommunications market while protecting against fraud. IBM has conducted extensive testing with the Storwize V7000 and the Subex ROC Fraud Management application platform.

Symantec

Global provider of infrastructure software and services

Tata Consultancy Services

Global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization

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    TCS offers a consulting-led, integrated portfolio of IT, BPS, infrastructure, engineering and assurance services which is delivered through its Global Network Delivery Model.

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    A winning combination: IBM systems and TCS BaNCS Compliance (PDF, 898KB)

    IBM Power Systems servers and IBM DS8000 storage, in combination with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) BaNCS Compliance software, help financial institutions of any size to mitigate risk, manage compliance and improve efficiency with a best-in-class solution for enterprise operations.

Temenos

Global provider of core banking software systems

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    Temenos Group AG is a worldwide provider of banking software systems to retail, corporate, universal, private, Islamic, microfinance and community banks, wealth managers, and financial institutions.

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    IBM and TEMENOS T24 workload optimization on the IBM PureFlex System

    This white paper describes the testing and optimization of the TEMENOS T24 core banking solution running on the new IBM PureFlex System in combination with IBM Storwize V7000 storage system.

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    IBM Storwize family and Temenos T24 (PDF, 1.02MB)

    Solution brief: Efficient, self-optimizing and cloud-agile, the IBM Storwize family optimizes storage performance in support of Temenos T24 core banking software to help modernize processes and provide greater value for information to achieve sustainable growth.

TriZetto

Global IT solution provider focused on making better healthcare happen

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    TriZetto solutions help physicians and health systems simplify business processes and execute strategies for population health management, accountable care, and value-based initiatives.

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    TriZetto uses flash technology to improve the healthcare experience (PDF, 662KB)

    TriZetto’s payer application customers need faster online response and batch cycle times. By replacing disk storage with IBM FlashSystem during laboratory testing, TriZetto saw a tangible performance improvement in its payer software, with reduced batch cycles and improved online response.

VMware

Global provider of virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions

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