IBM Spectrum Scale Pros and Cons

IBM Spectrum Scale Pros

reviewer1249170
Senior Expert Solution Architect at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
GPFS monitoring is the best feature.
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PhilippeVAILLANT
Infrastructure Architect at Getronics UK Limited
The most valuable feature is the ability to share files across different platforms.
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reviewer1420782
IT Technical Architect at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
The high performance of the solution is its most valuable aspect. If you compare it to other storage solutions, it's much better.
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Ahmed Sabry
Team Leader at National Bank of Egypt
We are using it for monitoring all of our storage.
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IBM Spectrum Scale Cons

reviewer1249170
Senior Expert Solution Architect at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
The biggest problem is that it is not able to provide block storage.
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PhilippeVAILLANT
Infrastructure Architect at Getronics UK Limited
The pricing and licensing model for this solution are complex and it is sometimes difficult to explain it to customers.
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reviewer1420782
IT Technical Architect at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
It would be helpful if there was a graphical user interface that could walk you through the deployment process. The instructions surrounding setup aren't the best. They need to be more step-by-step.
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Ahmed Sabry
Team Leader at National Bank of Egypt
Integration with other vendors is not available.
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