Compare IBM Spectrum Computing vs. Red Hat CloudForms

IBM Spectrum Computing is ranked 21st in Cloud Management with 3 reviews while Red Hat CloudForms is ranked 10th in Cloud Management with 2 reviews. IBM Spectrum Computing is rated 7.0, while Red Hat CloudForms is rated 7.0. The top reviewer of IBM Spectrum Computing writes "Provides stable backup for our databases and has good technical support ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Red Hat CloudForms writes "Good technical support, seamless integration with other open-source tools and very stable". IBM Spectrum Computing is most compared with Cloudera Distribution for Hadoop, whereas Red Hat CloudForms is most compared with VMware vRealize Automation (vRA), IBM Cloud Automation Manager, CloudStack, VMware vRealize Operations (vROps) and vCloud Director. See our IBM Spectrum Computing vs. Red Hat CloudForms report.
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Pros
We are satisfied with the technical support, we have no issues.The scalability of the solution is good.This solution is working for both VTL and tape.

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They are a very mature product.The stability of the solution is very good. We haven't had any issues with it.

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Cons
SMB storage and HPC is not compatible and it should be supported by IBM Spectrum Computing.The initial setup is not so complex. However, the day-to-day administration is complex and there are far too many manual intervention requirements.This solution is no longer managing tapes correctly.

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Because the solution needs to integrate with other products that surround it, there is a lot of configuration required, and this can be quite complex. It's not as easy as it is with, for example, VMware.The complexity of the solution is a bit high in comparison to VMware.

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Pricing and Cost Advice
This solution is expensive.

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21st
out of 73 in Cloud Management
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329
Comparisons
175
Reviews
3
Average Words per Review
289
Avg. Rating
7.0
10th
out of 73 in Cloud Management
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6,350
Comparisons
4,946
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
347
Avg. Rating
7.0
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Overview

IBM Spectrum Computing uses intelligent workload and policy-driven resource management to optimize resources across the data center, on premises and in the cloud. Now up to 150X faster and scalable to over 160,000 cores, IBM provides you with the latest advances in software-defined infrastructure to help you unleash the power of your distributed mission-critical high performance computing (HPC), analytics and big data applications as well as a new generation open source frameworks such as Hadoop and Spark.

Manage container, virtual, private, and public cloud infrastructures

Managing a complex, hybrid IT environment can require multiple management tools, redundant policy implementations, and extra staff to handle the operations. Red Hat® CloudForms simplifies IT, providing unified management and operations in a hybrid environment.

As your IT infrastructure progresses from traditional virtualization toward an Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) model, CloudForms evolves, protecting your investments and providing consistent user experience and functionality.

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Sample Customers
London South Bank University, Transvalor, Infiniti Red Bull Racing, GenomicCox Automotive, Penn State, FICO, G-ABLE, Seneca College, ITandTEL, The Paris Lodron University of Salzburg (PLUS), MyRepublic, Macquarie, The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, CBTS, Network Data Solutions (NDS)
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Software R&D Company45%
Comms Service Provider19%
Government7%
Media Company4%
Find out what your peers are saying about IBM Spectrum Computing vs. Red Hat CloudForms and other solutions. Updated: July 2020.
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