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Albert Hernaus
Storage Consultant at E-Storage
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
Flexible, good performance, and scalable

What is our primary use case?

We use this solution for database system storage in our organization.

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features are flexibility and performance.

What needs improvement?

The Data Reduction Pools (DRP) support could be better.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for many years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

I have found the solution to be scalable. We have approximately 1,000 users using the solution in my organization. 

How was the initial setup?

The installation is straightforward. The solution is delivered with an operating system, which can be updated in about half an hour. 

What about

What is our primary use case?

We use this solution for database system storage in our organization.

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features are flexibility and performance.

What needs improvement?

The Data Reduction Pools (DRP) support could be better.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for many years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

I have found the solution to be scalable.

We have approximately 1,000 users using the solution in my organization. 

How was the initial setup?

The installation is straightforward. The solution is delivered with an operating system, which can be updated in about half an hour. 

What about the implementation team?

We did the implementation ourselves.

We have 10 technicians that do the maintenance for the solution.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The solution requires a license and could be less expensive.

What other advice do I have?

I recommend this solution to others.

I rate IBM FlashSystem a nine out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

Hybrid Cloud
Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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Technical Presales Consultant at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
Real User
Top 10
High performance, great technical support, and stable

What is our primary use case?

The solution can be used for backing up data, such as in databases and local clouds.

What is most valuable?

One of the valuable features is the performance, it is one of the best in the market.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been involved with IBM FlashSystem for approximately four years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

I would recommend this solution. IBM FlashSystem can expand very well, it is scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support is very good.

How was the initial setup?

The installation is not easy. You need to have extensive knowledge to handle it.

What about the

What is our primary use case?

The solution can be used for backing up data, such as in databases and local clouds.

What is most valuable?

One of the valuable features is the performance, it is one of the best in the market.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been involved with IBM FlashSystem for approximately four years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

I would recommend this solution.

IBM FlashSystem can expand very well, it is scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support is very good.

How was the initial setup?

The installation is not easy. You need to have extensive knowledge to handle it.

What about the implementation team?

We have a team of three engineers that do the implementation.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Overall the price of the solution is expensive and this includes the license.

What other advice do I have?

I rate IBM FlashSystem a nine out of ten. 

Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Partner
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