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Top Answer: In my opinion, it's the best monitoring and report creation tool for IBM storage devices. You can do a lot of performance stats and reports with very nice tools for IBM storage devices.
Top Answer: The initial setup for IBM Spectrum Control is a bit complicated. They should also make it easier to integrate and use the Cosmos Analytics tool, which is very complicated. I want IBM to add a feature… more »
Top Answer: We use IBM Spectrum Control for performance analytics and reporting.
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5th
out of 26 in Storage Management
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Rating
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out of 26 in Storage Management
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Overview

IBM Spectrum Control is a comprehensive solution that can significantly improve monitoring, automation and analytics capabilities in multi-vendor storage environments. IBM Spectrum Control helps manage storage systems, software-defined storage, storage-area network (SAN) fabrics and devices. Storage can be seen from multiple perspectives, including departmental, application and server views. IBM Spectrum Control helps simplify provisioning, tier optimization, performance management and data replication processes.

The storage monitoring and capacity management software from SolarWinds gives you deep visibility into the performance of your multi-vendor storage arrays, and helps you closely watch the application stack for storage issues that affect application performance.

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Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider19%
Government8%
Energy/Utilities Company6%
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Computer Software Company28%
Manufacturing Company17%
Comms Service Provider13%
Government10%

IBM Spectrum Control is ranked 5th in Storage Management with 1 review while SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor is ranked 6th in Storage Management. IBM Spectrum Control is rated 9.0, while SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of IBM Spectrum Control writes "A monitoring and analytics solution with useful tools for IBM storage devices". On the other hand, IBM Spectrum Control is most compared with Dell EMC Storage Resource Manager, Dell EMC DataIQ, NetApp OnCommand Insight, IBM Storage Insights and CA 1 Tape Management, whereas SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor is most compared with Dell EMC Storage Resource Manager, NetApp OnCommand Insight, NetApp OnCommand, HPE StoreOnce and Dell EMC VPLEX.

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