Storage Management Solutions
Most organizations are facing an explosion of data. Digitized information can be deleted, stolen or simply misplaced among volumes of useless data. Managing this rapid growth in data requires a more sophisticated storage management solution, one that helps you understand, classify, protect, and retain your data according its purpose and value. And of course, it needs to do it cost effectively.
IBM offers a comprehensive, flexible storage software portfolio that helps organizations address storage management challenges across the enterprise, including data centers, remote/branch offices and desktop/laptop computers. Learn more about the specific components within the IBM storage software family that can help you create a more responsive and resilient storage infrastructure for your on demand business.
IBM storage solutions are part of the IBM Service Management (ISM) strategy and portfolio. IBM Service Management solutions automate IT department processes for planning, justifying, and managing appropriate levels of resources needed to support business services. The focus is to ensure that systems resources such as storage, servers, applications and networks are used in an optimal fashion that aligns IT with business strategy. When change or investment is required, it is analyzed, approved and executed in a timely fashion and deployed with automation to the greatest overall effect.
Automate cross discipline storage provisioning tasks using workflows. Build custom automation packages to support data center best practices.
Secures business critical application data for a wide variety of databases, mail programs, ERP solutions, and application servers, ensuring reliability and data integrity.
Protects data by storing backup copies on offline and offsite storage, and employs multiple smart-data techniques to make data backups.
Companies need high data availability and quick recovery from downtime in order to stay competitive.
Creates a disaster recovery plan containing detailed recovery steps and computer scripts to recover your company's most critical asset.
Looking to reduce the complexity and costs of managing your SAN-based storage? IBM TotalStorage Virtualization is designed to help you address these challenges head on.
Keeps copies of active or inactive data for a specified amount of time on offline storage. Ideal for long-term storage for regulatory or bookkeeping requirements.
Meet the challenges of protecting and recovering important data in remote and branch offices, quickly, automatically and cost-effectively.
Storage Resource Management tools can help customers reduce the complexity of managing their storage environments by centralizing, simplifying and automating storage tasks.
Automates, monitors and controls job scheduling across your entire IT infrastructure and integrates with your ERP, CRM and e-business solutions.