The Era of Smarter Networking for Smarter Data Centres
The smarter data centre with improved economics of IT can be achieved by connecting servers and storage with a high-speed and intelligent network fabric that is smarter, faster, greener, open and easy to manage. IBM System Networking solutions:
IBM takes an open, standards-based approach to implement the latest advances in today’s flat, converged data centre network designs. IBM System Networking solutions
enable clients to deploy a high-speed, low-latency Unified Fabric Architecture.
Advanced virtualisation awareness reduces the cost and complexity of deploying physical and virtual data centre infrastructure.
IBM data centre networks are easy to deploy, maintain, scale and virtualise, delivering the foundation of consolidated operations for dynamic infrastructure management.
What we offer
Expert Integrated Systems
Introducing the world's first family of systems with integrated expertise on April 11, 2012
New SAN Announcement
Announcing IBM Gen 5 b-type SAN solutions
The Data Centre Network: The Future Is Now
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IBM System Networking software provides visibility, control and automation of all aspects of managing networks and service quality.
New design and implementation services added to an extensive networking services portfolio help optimise networks for IT consolidation and virtualisation initiatives.
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Security and Business Resiliency
A full suite of network security technologies, professional and managed network security services, and consulting and managed services for network resiliency.