IBM Spectrum Scale, based on IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS™) , is a proven, scalable, high-performance file management system that is being used extensively across multiple industries worldwide. IBM Spectrum Scale provides simplified data management and integrated information lifecycle tools capable of managing petabytes of data and billions of files, in order to address the growing cost of managing ever growing amounts of data.

Some of the key benefits of IBM Spectrum Scale:

  • Modern scale out architecture
  • A global namespace that can spans datacenters and the globe
  • Access file data directly or using NFS, SMB, Object and Hadoop
  • Virtually limitless performance and capacity scaling
  • Automated data placement and data migration
  • Leverage less expensive commodity storage
  • Integrated with IBM Spectrum Archive and IBM Spectrum Protect
  • A long history of proven reliability across multiple industries

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