IBM Spectrum Storage

Simplifying storage to speed data-driven
innovation for the cloud era

New era cloud environments and applications such as analytics, mobile and social are driving huge growth in data volumes, making data the new natural resource. But cost-effectively optimising your current storage environments while at the same time exploiting new opportunities is straining storage budgets. The solution — IBM Spectrum Storage™.

IBM Spectrum Storage unlocks the potential of data and increases your business agility and efficiency in ways that weren’t possible until now. Spectrum Storage enhances the speed and efficiency of your storage and simplifies migration to new workloads by:

IBM Spectrum Virtualise

IBM Spectrum Virtualise™ software is at the heart of IBM SAN Volume Controller, IBM Storwize family, IBM FlashSystem V9000, and VersaStack. It enables these systems to deliver better data value, security, and simplicity through industry-leading virtualisation that transforms existing and new storage and streamlines deployment for a simpler, more responsive, scalable and cost efficient IT infrastructure.

IBM Spectrum Control

IBM Spectrum Control™ (US) provides efficient infrastructure management for virtualised, cloud and software-defined storage to simplify and automate storage provisioning, capacity management, availability monitoring and reporting.

IBM Spectrum Storage Suite

IBM Spectrum Storage Suite™ (US) gives you unlimited access to all members of the IBM Spectrum Storage software family with licensing on a flat, cost-per-TB basis to make pricing easy to understand and predictable as capacity grows. Structured specifically to meet changing storage needs, the suite is ideal for organsations just starting out with software-defined storage as well as those with established infrastructures who need to expand their capabilities.

IBM Spectrum Accelerate

IBM Spectrum Accelerate™ is enterprise-class software defined storage based on proven XIV technology. It deploys rapidly on or off premises including as a service, adds extreme flexibility to cloud deployments and offers superb savings including through simplicity and license transferability.

IBM Spectrum Scale

IBM Spectrum Scale™ is software-defined-storage to make management at scale easier, efficient, and intelligent. Global shared access to data with unified file, object and HDFS support enables unprecedented savings and agility for clusters, clouds and analytics.

IBM Spectrum Protect

IBM Spectrum Protect™ enables reliable, efficient data protection and resiliency for software defined, virtual, physical and cloud environments.

IBM Spectrum Archive

IBM Spectrum Archive™ enables you to automatically move infrequently accessed data from disk to tape to lower costs while retaining ease of use and without the need for proprietary tape applications.

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  • IBM Spectrum Protect positioned as leader

    As named by Gartner Magic Quadrant for enterprise backup software and integrated appliances