Storage consolidation and virtualization services from IBM

Optimize your storage environment to help reduce costs and complexity

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Storage consolidation and virtualization can help you reduce storage infrastructure complexity and costs while supporting increased storage capacity, flexibility and improved asset utilization. However, designing and building a well-defined storage strategy can be challenging.

Storage consolidation and virtualization services from IBM provide skilled storage specialists to help consolidate over-allocated and unused storage space and virtualize your storage environment. We can update your storage management processes and develop a storage architecture governance model to help you realize the ongoing benefits of consolidation and virtualization.

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Highlights

Storage environments are becoming more complex as data continues to grow at a rapid rate. Meanwhile, inefficiencies in storage management can result in poor capacity utilization, hardware sprawl and, consequently, high infrastructure costs. Storage consolidation and virtualization can help you optimize your storage environment and improve flexibility, capacity planning and asset utilization. But to efficiently plan for and implement a consolidation and virtualization solution, you may require the skills and expertise of experienced storage specialists.

Storage consolidation and virtualization services from IBM help you consolidate over-allocated and unused storage space and virtualize your storage environment. Using an end-to-end approach, our storage specialists can identify storage management inefficiencies and reconfigure your storage environment to help improve utilization. We help you update storage-management processes such as capacity planning and provisioning and develop a sustainable storage architecture governance model. A more optimized storage infrastructure can help you gain better control over your data while supporting increased operational efficiency and reduced costs.

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