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Traditional storage systems are inefficient, underutilised and cumbersome, making them complex and costly to run. IBM Storwize V7000 delivers next-level storage efficiencies. It responds and adapts instantly to your business requirements, increasing utilisation levels and delivering a superior return on investment.

Wake up to storage virtualisation – regain control of your storage infrastructure and reduce the associated costs.

The IBM Storwize V7000 – starting from £20,000 + VAT* (through participating IBM Business Partners) – is an affordable approach to storage efficiency with the added potential to virtualise your existing storage at no additional cost.

AFFORDABLE - The IBM Storwize V7000 entry price point starts at less than £20,000 + VAT*.

ECONOMICAL - Is 30% of your storage lying idle? Do more with what you already have on the floor with IBM Storwize V7000! Now you can virtualise your existing storage – regardless of current vendor- with our exciting offerings that provide a greater return on investment. Speak to your IBM representative or Business Partner.

POWERFUL - Boost your storage performance by 200% with Easy Tier software (included as standard) and optional solid state drives (SSDs). Need to increase performance in the future? Simply add more controllers for extra horsepower.

SCALABLE - The Storwize V7000 can seamlessly grow your storage environment, however your business demands evolve, by scaling out as well as scaling up, with a clustered, storage virtualisation platform that's easy to use and deploy.

SIMPLE - IBM Storwize V7000 features a highly evolved storage management interface and implementing IBM Storwize V7000 is easy. It has a built-in ability to migrate data from existing storage systems, which minimises disruption to users. There’s also the option to virtualise existing systems.

EFFICIENT - IBM Storwize V7000 is the epitome of efficiency with thin provisioning, space-saving FlashCopy and customised views. You can even thin provision your thick volumes to reclaim wasted space and really put your storage to work. And with fewer disk drives to power, it's energy efficient too.

PROTECTED - With the potential to replicate your critical data, regardless of your existing storage vendor, the IBM Storwize V7000 opens up new protection possibilities for less investment. It also has the ability to integrate with your key business applications to shorten backup windows and rapidly recover lost data easily.

COST-EFFECTIVE - By increasing utilisation and efficiency, less storage needs to be purchased in future– reducing space, cooling and power requirements and helping you to control costs.

Don't just automatically add capacity to your existing storage... Add capacity and increase your storage efficiency with IBM Storwize V7000



For further information please call us on 0870 5390390 or email Phillip Tapsell at phtapsel@ie.ibm.com

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