IBM ProtectTIER Overview

IBM ProtectTIER is the #11 ranked solution in our list of top Deduplication Software. It is most often compared to Dell EMC PowerProtect DD (Data Domain): IBM ProtectTIER vs Dell EMC PowerProtect DD (Data Domain)

What is IBM ProtectTIER?

IBM TS7650G ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateway is designed to meet the disk-based data protection needs of the enterprise data center while enabling significant infrastructure cost reductions. The solution offers industry-leading inline deduplication performance and scalability up to 1 petabyte (PB) of physical storage capacity per system, and can provide up to 25 PB or more backup storage capacity. Combined with IBM or third-party storage, TS7650G ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateway provides a powerful disk-based repository to improve the performance, retention and availability of backup and archive data in a small footprint for energy and cost efficiency.

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IBM ProtectTIER Customers

Durham Police Department, Re-Store LLC, CenterGrid, GmbH, Australian Government Department of Defence, QD, Refresco Gerber

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An excellent product because everyone has less time to pick up the backup

What is our primary use case?

I will highly recommend this product for excellent and quick backup solution in small and large IBM I Series environment

What other advice do I have?

It is an excellent product, and the product is supposed to go far because everyone has less time to pick up the backup. We did fixed one issue on the ProtectTIER in the last one or two years. That is the child card. It took more time to replace the faulty child card as they are not on the higher level. IBM can diagnose the problem as more than they took the time. In that way, we can use ProtectTIER more easily and more comfortably. Once IBM changed the child card, the ProtectTIER issue had been fixed. IBM support is supposed to IBM support is more quick and they can also analyze in depth to…
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