IBM FlashSystem Valuable Features

Ajai Jayakumar
Solution Architect at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
The performance of the All-Flash System is very good. There is more enhanced performance and data production in the solution, which I appreciate. View full review »
Gokhan Aricioglu
IT Manager at a financial services firm with 201-500 employees
Ability to compress the data at the NVMe disks is valuable as it is off-loading the process from the storage controller units. Hyperswap feature is valuable as it is increasing the availability without an intervention in the server operating system. View full review »
Storemgr67
Storage Manager at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
The feature I find most valuable is the deduplication because the nature of the data that we are using in our current environment has a lot of replicated data. You tend to create a copy of the same system multiple times for different reasons. So if you use a flash system that is deduplication-enabled, you end up using less capacity. View full review »
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Usman Rasool
VP - Head Enterprise IT Infrastructure at MIB
The most valuable features are deduplication and compression, which together, enable you to have more space. Performance is a major advantage of this storage. View full review »
Matthys Booyens
Chief Technology Officer at Inovo
A valuable feature of this solution is the metro/global mirror for synchronous/asynchronous copying of data between data centres. View full review »
reviewer1059243
Senior System & Storage Engineer at a energy/utilities company with 1,001-5,000 employees
* Migration effort * Site recovery plan. View full review »
reviewer744948
Systems Administrator at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
The most valuable features are deduplication and compression. The interface is also good. View full review »
Andrey Rogov
CEO at a government with 1-10 employees
The ability to create LUNs and modify them is the most valuable feature of this solution. It has a very good storage system. View full review »
Franco Sallusti
Project Manager at Insirio S.p.A.
Virtualization, because it abstracts hardware and allows to use other storages (old DS series) as unique storage spaces. View full review »
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