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Real User Insights into a Next-Gen Storage System
Typically, when searching for a storage system, data sheets and marketing material will gloss over the flaws of the technology to reel in as many customers as possible. However, it can be very helpful to step back and look at the system’s performance in the real world.
This white paper summarizes real user insights from 9 users of IBM’s XIV storage system. Research focused on the system performance and flash-caching ability through a series of interviews with these users. Read on to see the results, including:
- CAPEX and TCO implications
- Effectiveness of snaps, replication and other functions
- Users reaction to the system’s GUI
- And more