Most resilient Software Defined Storage for your hybrid cloud needs

IBM Spectrum Storage Suite is the industry’s most flexible and complete Software Defined Storage offering. One simple license priced by usable physical TBs and you get access to IBM’s portfolio of Software Defined Storage products to deploy on those TBs. IBM Spectrum Storage suite entitles you to use any of the following products • IBM Spectrum Accelerate...  Continue reading Most resilient Software Defined Storage for your hybrid cloud needs

Diagnosing network problems in IBM Spectrum Scale with mmnetverify

IBM Spectrum Scale is a clustered filesystem and like any other clustered systems highly depends on the well-being of the underlying network to operate efficiently.  Any issue with the network would hamper the proper operation of the cluster and there by the applications running  or clients connected to the cluster would be impacted. IBM Spectrum Scale...  Continue reading Diagnosing network problems in IBM Spectrum Scale with mmnetverify

10 cool things you can do with IBM Spectrum Scale Unified File and Object storage

IBM Spectrum Scale provides a unified storage platform for multi-protocol access like SMB, NFS, posix, Swift, S3 API and also HDFS. With this unified platform a variety of interesting use cases can be addressed. This blog is an attempt to let you know what you can do with your Spectrum Scale unified object storage. Here...  Continue reading 10 cool things you can do with IBM Spectrum Scale Unified File and Object storage

Oh Dear! I have silos of unstructured data (file and object) & unable to do centralized analytics – Does This Problem Sound Familiar ?

Deriving insights from your unstructured business data (files and objects) has become an obvious and ubiquitous business requirement. Typical legacy deployments or deployments not planned for having analytics as an integral part of their architecture tend to end up with silos of of unstructured data repositories. Such deployment face various issues: - addressing issues of...  Continue reading Oh Dear! I have silos of unstructured data (file and object) & unable to do centralized analytics – Does This Problem Sound Familiar ?

Which is Best Filesystem for Unstructured Data/Big Data ? – Here is the report

When you have big data to manage you need to know which is the best file system (or unified file and object offering) that will help your needs. Here is a vendor neutral assessment where IBM Spectrum Scale is a clear winner. Top Filesystem Assessment http://bit.ly/2l9dBUJ - sandeep patil  Continue reading Which is Best Filesystem for Unstructured Data/Big Data ? – Here is the report

Need Security For Your Unstructured Data ? – Spectrum Scale Security Paper

Securing unstructured data (file or object) is one of the key criteria for considering unified file and object storage. Is my data secure at rest, is my data secure on flight across various protocols, what is the authentication support, how is authorization of data taking place, what are the firewall requirements, etc. Cognizant of this need,...  Continue reading Need Security For Your Unstructured Data ? – Spectrum Scale Security Paper

IBM Spectrum LSF support for deep learning distributed frameworks

Background Deep learning (also known as deep structured learning, hierarchical learning or deep machine learning) is a branch of machine learning based on a set of algorithms that attempt to model high level abstractions in data by using a deep graph with multiple processing layers, composed of multiple linear and non-linear transformations. Deep learning algorithms are...  Continue reading IBM Spectrum LSF support for deep learning distributed frameworks

The most valuable tool in your storage management toolkit: IBM Spectrum Control Storage Insights

What makes high performance storage high performing? One of the most important ways to optimize performance is to tier your data and storage systems for the right combination of speed, capacity and economy. One of the most advanced storage solutions — hybrid storage — is able to migrate data between tiers as needed. While cost remains...  Continue reading The most valuable tool in your storage management toolkit: IBM Spectrum Control Storage Insights

IBM Spectrum Control: Rollup reporting provides a dynamic view into a large enterprise environment

The word is out: Rollup reporting is the new orange, at least in IBM® Spectrum Control™! You are a storage administrator monitoring a large environment that has deployed multiple IBM Spectrum Control Servers because you have a number of storage resources that you need to monitor. This might create a problem when you attempt to...  Continue reading IBM Spectrum Control: Rollup reporting provides a dynamic view into a large enterprise environment