Companies are spending too much money managing data growth. Designed for software-defined environments and built with IBM Spectrum Virtualize™ software, the IBM Storwize family includes built-in functions such as Real-time Compression and Easy Tier technology combining flash and hard disk drives to deliver extraordinary levels of efficiency and high performance. Available in a wide range of storage systems, the Storwize family delivers sophisticated capabilities that are easy to deploy, yet also help control costs for growing businesses.
Benefits of the Storwize family
5x more data compressed in the same space. 47% less storage admin time. 3x more performance with only 5% flash. 30% less capacity growth.
Storage systems in the Storwize family
Highly scalable virtualized, enterprise-class, flash-optimized storage systems designed to consolidate workloads into a single system for ease of management, reduced costs, superior performance and high availability
Highly flexible, easy to use, virtualized storage system enables midsized organizations to overcome their storage challenges with advanced functionality
Easy-to-use, efficient and affordable entry-level virtualized storage system designed to address growing data requirements and infrastructure consolidation needs with sophisticated capabilities unusual for a system of this class; also facilitates compliance with telecommunications industry standards
1IBM lab measurements
2Not available with IBM Storwize V5000 or IBM Storwize V3700.
3Compression data based on IBM measurements; compression rates vary by data type and content.
4IBM lab measurements using IBM Easy Tier technology – August 2010.
5Not available with IBM Storwize V3700.