Data Storage Solutions
The world is awash in oceans of data. Structured or unstructured, generated internally or created by others, stored in the data center or the cloud, data sits at the core of cognitive business. Leveraging vast quantities of data to uncover patterns and pursue breakthrough ideas, a cognitive business enables lightning-fast decisions by quickly converting data into insights.

IBM Storage solutions provide the speed and performance of ready data access with the agility and efficiency of hybrid cloud and software-defined storage. By connecting data across any architecture, storage from IBM delivers deeper insights faster — giving you the edge to outthink and outperform your competition and win in the cognitive era.

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IBM Storwize All-Flash

Protect your existing storage investment with a powerful and cost-effective all-flash or hybrid storage solution
The IBM Storwize family provides a powerful combination of IBM Spectrum Virtualize software and flash storage, to help optimize data economics, and solve unique business and IT requirements.
Support growing flash workloads with up to 8x larger all-flash Storwize systems: up to 32PB of flash storage in only four racks.
All-flash arrays can fit within hybrid storage infrastructure. Read the ESG Solution Showcase.


IBM FlashSystem

Transform information technology into business innovation
IBM FlashSystem all-flash storage platforms are engineered to address the most demanding performance, reliability, data economics, and software-defined storage requirements.
Simply efficient. Simply reliable. Simply fast. Move your business into the Cognitive Era with IBM FlashSystem.


IBM Spectrum Storage

Industry-leading flexibility and cost efficiency
IBM Spectrum Storage Suite provides unlimited access to all members of the IBM Spectrum Storage software family with licensing on a flat, cost-per-terabyte basis. This makes pricing easy to understand and predictable as capacity grows.
The suite is structured specifically to meet changing storage needs including hybrid cloud. It is ideal for organizations just starting out with software-defined storage as well as those with established infrastructures who need to expand their capabilities.


Converged Infrastructure

Eliminate silos, simplify management, reduce complexity and cost with pre-validated pre-integrated solutions

  • Simplify management
  • Deploy and scale applications faster
  • Boost productivity
  • Reduce TCO


IBM DS8000 Systems 

Boost performance and avoid data loss with hybrid storage systems
The next generation IBM DS8880 storage speeds application response up to 2 times.
You gain continuous access to data and applications with 24x7 availability.
Integration with IBM z Systems and IBM Power Systems enables your data center for analytics and cloud environments.


IBM Tape Storage

Get cost-effective storage for the cloud
IBM Tape Solutions are designed to improve the efficiency of cloud and big data storage.
If you are concerned about the costs of long term storage, then IBM Tape is your answer.



What's new    

Extraordinary scalability for all-flash workloads
Support growing workloads with up to 8x larger Storwize systems: up to 32PB of flash storage in only four racks

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All Flash for Big Data Analytics with IBM Spectrum Scale and IBM DeepFlash ESS
See how IBM Spectrum Scale and IBM DeepFlash ESS can speed up time to insights for analytics by 8X

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Superior Flash Architecture designed for mission critical workloads with DS8880
All-Flash and Hybrid Storage Data Systems built to deliver the highest performance and uncompromised availability for mainframe and distributed systems.

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Hybrid cloud capability with IBM Spectrum Virtualize
Systems built with IBM Spectrum Virtualize modernize storage without expensive new investments

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Hybrid cloud data protection with IBM Spectrum Protect
See how IBM Spectrum Protect can give you the peace of mind and confidence that comes from knowing your data is safe.

Gartner Magic Quadrant Leadership
IBM has been recognized as a leader in 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant reports.