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IBM System Storage DS8870

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IBM DS8870 is a high-performance, high-capacity, secure storage system designed to deliver performance, flexibility, scalability, resiliency and total overall value for the most demanding, heterogeneous storage environments.

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Compatible with

  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops service
  • XenServer 6.2
  • XenServer 6.5

Compatibility

  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops service (XenApp & XenDesktop service)
  • Citrix Hypervisor (XenServer)

Product Details

The IBM DS8870 is designed to manage a broad scope of storage workloads that exist in complex data centre, and do it effectively and efficiently. The proven success of this flagship IBM disk system is a direct consequence of its extraordinary resiliency, scalability and performance, but also of its ability to address the demanding requirements of the critical data at the heart of your data centre.

A new generation of all-flash and hybrid-flash systems deliver another level of extraordinary performance for your most time-sensitive applications. And a highly-resilient architecture and business continuity solutions make 24/7 access to critical enterprise applications a reality. Add to that the unique performance optimising integration between DS8870 and IBM enterprise servers, and it’s easy to see why this flagship system epitomises Smarter Storage.

IBM DS8870 is a high-performance, high-capacity, secure storage system designed to deliver performance, flexibility, scalability, resiliency and total overall value for the most demanding, heterogeneous storage environments.

Features

  • Extraordinary performance for demanding transactional and real-time analytics applications
  • Self-tuning agility to optimise performance for consolidated and cloud environments
  • Bullet-proof, fully-redundant design for superior system uptime
  • Advanced multi-site business continuity to provide peace of mind
  • Extensive server platform support through special integration with IBM System z® and IBM Power Systems™ platforms
  • Self-encrypting drives that protect and secure enterprise information from external and internal threats
  • Effective consolidation through high scalability, automated QoS management, hybrid flash optimisation and support for a broad range of workloads