IBM System Storage N series with SnapDrive software

Simplified storage management with advanced virtualisation capabilities


The challenge: Managing expensive enterprise data storage infrastructures

In today’s global marketplace, enterprises of all sizes are producing enormous amounts of business-critical information from a variety of sources—enterprise applications, corporate e-mail, data warehouses, and line-of-business applications. In an effort to keep up with the explosion of digital information, companies have created cumbersome, expensive-to-maintain storage infrastructures. Now such organisations are struggling with the high costs of managing that enterprise information.

The solution: Cost-effective storage virtualisation with IBM System Storage N series and SnapDrive software

IBM System Storage™ with SnapDrive® software can help you reduce the cost and complexity of managing storage. SnapDrive software offers a rich set of capabilities designed to virtualise and enhance storage management for Microsoft® Windows®, Linux®, AIX®, HP-UX and Solaris environments. It is tightly integrated with the native file system and provides a layer of abstraction between application data and physical storage associated with that data.

Feature Benefits
Storage virtualisation
Dynamic volume management
Cluster awareness
Near-instantaneous Snapshot replication
Easy-to-use administration tools

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