IBM Business Partner Antisa proposed a system upgrade to increase flexibility and availability, and lower maintenance, latency and energy consumption. New IBM server assets were deployed, along with IBM network switches that support Sarenet’s future plans for virtualization.
Faced with slow and unreliable tape backups, STIAL deployed an IBM System Storage ProtecTIER TS7650 virtual tape library with data deduplication technology. The solution cuts backup time from more than 24 hours to just 13 hours and speeds recovery by a factor of more than three.
Durham University’s Institute of Computational Cosmology used IBM iDataPlex technologies to build COSMA5, a new high-performance computing (HPC) cluster for data-intensive research projects in cosmology and astronomy. COSMA5 also plays a crucial role in the UK’s DiRAC-2 HPC initiative.
Start-up Zetark chose IBM PureFlex System™ as its strategic platform for enterprise cloud storage services, achieving full deployment in two weeks instead of the anticipated two months for a conventional infrastructure.