IBM is directing its aim to enterprises operating in container environments with a new Spectrum Fusion program-defined storage product or service that brings together its standard parallel file technique, metadata management and info protection systems.
The 1st Spectrum Fusion launch, owing in the second 50 percent of the year, will integrate compute, storage and networking into a hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) technique that will come outfitted with the Red Hat OpenShift Kubernetes application platform. IBM has been tailoring goods for use with Red Hat program because finishing its $34 billion acquisition of the open up resource program vendor in July 2019.
Spectrum Fusion merges aspects of a few IBM program-defined goods: Spectrum Scale’s Basic Parallel File Procedure (GPFS) than can span edge to main to cloud deployments, Spectrum Explore to catalog and index metadata, and Spectrum Guard Plus for backup-and-restore abilities. Fusion also supports S3-based object storage on premises or