As business technology continues to evolve, the volume of information available to businesses continues to grow exponentially. Across all industries, more information needs to be stored, managed, and used by the business to drive future decisions. Main drivers for this information explosion include: Compliance - the requirement for legal and regulatory needs to store key information; Business Value - the more a business knows about its markets, customers, competition, and overall business climate the better decisions they can make for the future; Customer Satisfaction - as business technology has increased, so too has consumer technology. Customers in all markets are becoming increasing techno savvy, and demanding more from the businesses that serve them.
In today's environment, when thinking about Information Infrastructure (US), one needs to think global and have a worldwide perspective. Businesses operate 24x7x365, and there is no such thing as "real-time". It's about "all the time". Access to information is critical and an imperative that most companies cannot afford to take a risk on. In the event of an outage or decreased performance, the level of intensity rises exponentially and the problem dramatically shifts to information recovery and damage control. IBM Storage and Data Services can help customers prevent such tragedies and ensure information is securely available at any time, all the time.
IBM Global Technology Services offers service products that can
And since each of the 4 key capabilities that an Information Infrastructure must address in order to successfully manage information - Info availability, retention, security, and compliance, requires you to move data, our Data Mobility Solutions are about doing just that. We are in the business of going into the detail of migrating data to make sure that we reduce a client's risk at every task level that drives the business objectives, help organizations reduce IT complexity and lower costs.
By proactively establishing a well-organized approach to your storage and data environment, you can gain the advantages that come from an effective storage infrastructure. You can provide business users with required access to data, giving key decision makers the information they need to help innovate and grow your revenue. You can cost-effectively deliver storage performance that meets current needs, while laying a strong foundation for the future. And you can better manage business risks and uphold regulatory compliance.
IBM Global Technology Services offers services that can help you address storage and data needs from end to end, including assessment, planning, design, implementation and management. The services include:
IBM's storage and data services are designed to help you achieve better business performance and support your customers more effectively. With our storage expertise, proven methodologies and effective tools, we can help support your organization's current and future storage and data requirements:
What we offer
Develop and execute best practices for managing information through its entire lifecycle to enable business growth and compliance
Shorten the time to implement new storage technology or migrate data, while reducing risks
Services and tools that can enable nondisruptive, online migrations to reduce costs, optimize infrastructures and increase productivity
Solutions for the next generation of storage management
Optimize storage efficiency by defining enforceable standards
Support accelerated returns on your server and storage investments
Helps reduce costs and improve performance with a scalable storage-virtualization solution