A CIO friend of mine was bemoaning a conversation he’d had with his CEO recently. The CEO told him disruption was coming and his IT department was insufficiently agile because it could not respond like “born in the cloud” companies. I said, “if the shoe fits, wear it”.
In Spectrum Protect v 7.1.3 a new type of storage pool called Container Pools was introduced. These pools are specifically designed for data deduplication, which can be either deduplicated at source (client) or inline during the server ingest phase.
As day two begins, I wanted to reflect on day one of my first IBM Edge event for Systems, here I reflect on some of the key messages that I am taking away or those that had the biggest impact on me.
Read the IBM and Silverstring Case Study and discover how Silverstring looked to capture a share of the booming managed services market, by finding a way to deliver data protection and disaster recovery as a service.
To achieve its goal, Silverstring developed Predatar—a solution that transforms IBM® Spectrum Protect™ into an automated platform for delivering cost-effective data protection services in the cloud.
In just over two weeks IBM will welcome partners and customers to their showcase IT infrastructure forum in Las Vegas for Edge 2016.
At a roundtable event earlier this summer, a group of IBM business partners, including Silverstring's CEO gathered to discuss the key trends and challenges facing their industries and their customers.
One of the key disruptors in all industries is data growing exponentially at an accelerated pace. Questions of how you store and access data and move and share information are also becoming critical in the world of globalization.
Wincanton is a leading third party logistics and supply chain provider with over 200 sites and a fleet of 3,600 vehicles operating across the UK and Ireland.
Headquartered in Chippenham, Wincanton’s services cover the full spectrum of supply chain activities and are tailored to fit the individual needs of each of their clients, with technology being a key differentiator in the value proposition
Last weekend I had the privilege of attending the British Grand Prix at Silverstone, courtesy of Red Bull Racing. I got a chance to see up close how the Red Bull team go about their business. On race day they managed to split the two Mercedes drivers with Max Verstappen getting 2nd place ahead of the penalised Nico Rosberg.
Well, you could fight it, but it would be a waste of time and wouldn’t get you brownie points when asked to deliver greater value with lower costs.
The latest release of Spectrum Protect positions IBM & Silverstring as leaders in complete data backup, archiving and IT resiliency. When combined with other technologies in the stable such as Cleversafe Object storage, Cloud and the Predatar platform for data protection, the options for managing the data of enterprise accounts now match the modern challenges they face. When considered as a complete data protection solution, there are no other vendors that can deliver the business benefits of the Silverstring / IBM value proposition.