Category Archives: IBM Storage
IBM recently released three major and significant alert for Storwize products (V3500, V3700, V5000 and V7000). I am reproducing the text from the emails I received. I tell you this because if IBM update the Website text, my blog post … Continue reading
Much as I have been a bit of an Apple FanBoy for some time, its becoming apparent as I look around at all the smart phones that seemingly surround me, that more and more of them are Android. So I … Continue reading
Just spotted this alert and thought it very much worth sharing. There are huge numbers of 3584 (TS3500) Tape Libraries out there in the world and in my experience they are a truly reliable and stable platform for automated tape … Continue reading
The Rebalance script for IBM SVC has been updated. This is the first update I have seen since 2010. This release of the SVCTools package will now work on the Storwize family of products without modification and it can … Continue reading
If you have ever wanted to suggest ways to enhance IBM products you should check out the IBM RFE Page here: http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/ I was blissful unaware of this page so found it rather fascinating to check out some of the … Continue reading
The IBM Storwize V7000 has a new stable mate: IBM’s hot new seller, the Storwize V3700. I recently got a chance to try one out and I liked what I saw. I have always tried to share useful information on … Continue reading
For those who used my IBM Storage WWPN Determination Guide, there is finally an updated version (v6.6). You can find it right here: IBM Storage Systems WWPN Determination Version 6.6 New additions are the Storwize V3700 and the DS8870.