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Analyst reports

ESG video summarizes findings in the Lab Review, 'IBM Data Protection for Virtual Environments'

Jason Buffington and Greg Van Hise discuss the role of service level agreements (SLA) in modern data protection

Jason Buffington and Greg Van Hise discuss data protection for VMware and other virtual machines

Jason Buffington and Greg Van Hise discuss the advantages of cloud, disk and tape for data protection

Watch Jason Buffington, Senior Analyst at ESG, discuss the business and technical value of modern data protection

ESG Lab Validation documents remote hands-on testing of IBM Spectrum Protect v7.1.3

ESG Lab Review describes data protection for VMware and Hyper-V environments, using IBM Spectrum Protect backups and snapshots.

See how vendors compare protecting your most valuable business asset – your data.

ESG Technology Brief discusses the increasing importance of a hybrid approach – combining on-premise and cloud capabilities.


IBM Systems blog featuring points of view from IBM and other industry experts

Data protection expert and IBM Spectrum Protect Offering Manager, Cyrus Niltchian, discusses features and functions of IBM Spectrum Protect

Read about hot topics in storage hardware and software from IBM Master Inventor and storage specialist, Tony Pearson.

Read IBM Software Defined Portfolio Manager, Ron Riffe’s perspectives on storage and cloud issues.

Case studies

Case Study describes how Cobalt Iron uses IBM Spectrum Protect to run millions of monthly backup jobs with up to 99.9 percent success rates

Case Study describes how KeyInfo provides managed hybrid cloud data protection solutions, using IBM Spectrum Protect with Silverstring Predatar

Case Study describes how CenterGrid provides fully managed enterprise capabilities priced to fit the needs of mid-market businesses, using IBM Spectrum Protect and Frontsafe Cloud Portal

Case Study describes how Front-safe manages cloud data protection for more than 12,000 servers through 150 OEM branded partners, using IBM Spectrum Protect

See how Madura Fashion & Lifestyle benefits from using new features in IBM Spectrum Protect

See how CenterGrid Recovery Center helps midsize organizations simplify backup and recovery wit hcloud services based on IBM Spectrum Protect

See how Front-safe uses IBM Spectrum Protect and their own cloud portal software to make cloud backups practical

Case Study describes how Re-Store implements IBM Spectrum Protect in multi-petabyte environments

See how Re-Store deploys IBM Spectrum Protect for big data and analytics environments

Tectrade uses Tivoli Storage Manager to protect over 20,000 systems and 70 petabytes of data.

IBM solution helps to meet growing needs for managing high-performance analytics and storage.

CERN uses IBM Tivoli Storage Manager software to store an ever-expanding universe of information.

Rural, not-for-profit medical center finds a cure with hybrid cloud data protection. 

Kindred Healthcare manages back-up and recovery while lowering costs of delivery patient care.

Cloud backup service provider, iSanity, uses Tivoli Storage Manager and Frontsafe portal.

Data sheets

Fully realize your data backup and recovery cost with this totally automated application.

Protect data on systems of all sizes – from a single point of control.

Learn about this pay-as-you-grow data protection solution with flexible license plan options.

Solution briefs

Discover solutions with a low entry price, flexible licensing options and more.

Discover scalable, cost-effective storage solutions for today’s always-on world.

Get comprehensive data protection for VMware and Hyper-V with IBM Spectrum Protect.

Hybrid cloud data protection solutions can reduce complexity without sacrificing performance.


See new tape library and media management in IBM Spectrum Protect Operations Center v7.1.6

See how easy it is to switch to new, more efficient backup storage pools in IBM Spectrum Protect.

See how to set up and use IBM Spectrum Protect High Speed Data Transfer

See how backup administration can improve simplicity, scalability and backup quality.


Meet data protection experts Bijaya Devkota of Charles Country Public Schools, Dave Vellante of Wikibon, and Joe King of CAS Severn

IDC, Loyola University of Maryland, CAS Severn and IBM discuss cloud storage issues.

Cobalt Iron delivers backup services with better performance and at a lower total cost.

White papers

Learn how IBM data protection solutions can modernize infrastructure and save money.

IBM provides a comprehensive solution for data protection and data recovery.

How to deploy a robust data protection solution for Virtual Machines.

The IBM Butterfly Analysis Engine uses empirical data to support better business results.


Discover how to simplify deployment with Blueprint and Server Automated Configuration for Windows®, AIX® and Linux® x86, including IBM Spectrum Scale.

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