IBM FlashSystem 5000 and 5200 for mid-market enterprises

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The new IBM FlashSystem 5000 solutions help you meet the challenges of rapid data growth while staying within limited IT budgets. They allow you to quickly consolidate, simplify, and optimise your IT infrastructure with efficient, high performance, flexible, easy-to-use storage systems that include powerful virtualisation features.

The new IBM FlashSystem 5000 family delivers advanced capabilities:

  • Built-in IBM Spectrum® Virtualize to consolidate workloads into a single system for ease of management
  • Performance, functionality, cost-efficiency and added enterprise features, such as data reduction, high availability configurations, and data-at-rest encryption
  • End-to-end NVMe-accelerated performance with IBM FlashSystem 5200
  • Concurrent migration from existing storage, with FlashSystem 5200 supporting virtualisation for over 500 different storage systems

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