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An IBM Storage Solution for Small and Mid-size Businesses -- The IBM Storwize V3700

  1. 1. An IBM Storage solution for small and mid-sizebusiness? IBM Storwize V3700!Tony Pearson – IBM Master Inventor and Senior Managing ConsultantMarch 2013 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  2. 2. IBM Storwize V3700 – Everything you need from Storage Buy Less Award winning Storage simplicity Deploy Quickly Embedded & Flexibly Analytics Start Small Flash & Scale-up Optimized2 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  3. 3. Meet the IBM Storwize family Family of storage systems and storage virtualization systems • One code base on all platforms • One set of functions (selectively licensed) SAN Volume • One user interface Controller • One Command Line Interface Flex System V7000 Storwize V7000 Unified Storwize V7000 Storwize V37003 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  4. 4. Inheriting Key Features from IBM’s Enterprise-Class Systems Enterprise-Class Systems Innovative ease-of-use Inherited architecture and GUI influenced from the software features from SAN field-proven interface of Volume Controller (SVC) IBM XIV Storwize V7000 Inherited RAID Storwize V3700 functionality already developed for the DS8000 series for 3.5” and 2.5” disk drives RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10 Entry-Level and RAS services and Midrange Systems diagnostics4 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  5. 5. IBM Smarter Storage for Small and Medium-size Businesses • Efficient by Design • Intuitive user interface based on proven Storwize family GUI • Internal virtualization helps you quickly respond to changing requirements • Integrated FlashCopy protects data without wasting space • Self Optimizing • Optimize performance by deploying SSDs cost effectively • High performance in an entry-level system • Thin provisioning saves space while maintaining performance • Cloud Agile • Start small and grow easily • Non-disruptive legacy migration included in base price • Built-in support for OpenStack compute cloud environments5 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  6. 6. Storage Efficiency with IBM Storwize V3700 Hardware and Software combine for greater efficiency Redundant Components Thin Provisioning 10 GbE iSCSI and FCoE Legacy Migration are FlashCopy dwar e Softw 8 Gbps FCP Har Easy-to-use GUI Solid State Drives (SSD) Internal Virtualization 15K, 10K and 7200 RPM (HDD)6 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  7. 7. IBM Storwize V3700 – The Hardware features Redundant Components 10 GbE iSCSI and FCoE w are 8 Gbps FCP H ard Solid State Drives (SSD) 15K, 10K and 7200 RPM (HDD)7 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  8. 8. IBM Storwize V3700 – Front and Back PhotosDesigned for Enclosure 2U - 24 Drive Front - 2U 12 Drive Enclosure data Back – Control enclosure Back – Expansion Enclosure8 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  9. 9. Storwize V37000 – Drive and Enclosure Intermix 12-bay Large form-factor (LFF) (8.9 cm / 3.5-inch) intermix: •2TB, 7200 rpm One Control Enclosure + •3TB, 7200 rpmIntermix up to 4 12-bay Expansion Enclosures 24-bay and Small form-factor (SFF) 24-bay (6.4 cm / 2.5-inch) intermix: •200/400GB eMLC SSD •146/300GB 15K rpm •300/600/900GB 10K rpm Intermix drive types and sizes •500GB, 1TB NL 7200 rpm9 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  10. 10. IBM Storwize V3700 – Announcement Overview Enclosures contains up to twelve LFF (3.5”) or twenty-four SFF (2.5”) drives in just 2U Control enclosure: dual active-active controllers and drives – 8 GB Cache (4 GB per controller) standard; optional upgrade to 16 GB – 1Gb/s iSCSI host ports standard plus optional 8Gb/s FC or 10Gb/s iSCSI/FCoE host interface upgrades Expansion enclosure: – Up to four expansion enclosures attach to one control enclosure – Up to 120 SFF or 60 LFF drives for up to 180 TB raw capacity – Mix drive sizes and HDD/SSD in same enclosure – Dual-active expansion canisters Storwize entry-level RAID levels 0, 1, 5, 6, and 10 client solution Redundant, hot-swappable components (i.e., power supplies and fans) AC power (110 to 240 V)10 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  11. 11. Storwize V3700: High Performance High performance like a midrange disk system Up to 21,000 IOPS for “database-like” 70/30 R/W workload RAID-5 Performance Comparison Storwize V7000 Storwize V3700 DS3500 Cache Reads (IOPs) 900,000 280,000 140,000 Disk Reads (IOPs) 110,000 40,000 30,000 Disk Writes (IOPs) 24,000 9,000 7,500 Disk 70/30 (IOPs) 55,000 21,000 19,000 Cache Reads(MB/s) 5,500 3,300 2,500 Disk Reads (MB/s) 4,000 1,990 1,950 Disk Writes (MB/s) 2,200 650 500 (cache mirrored)11 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  12. 12. IBM Storwize V3700 – The Software features Easy-to-use GUI “… managing an IBM Storwize [family] system with Thin Provisioning its management interface is 47 percent less time-consuming and e twar FlashCopy 31 percent less complex Sof than managing an EMC VNX system using the Unisphere software interface.” Internal Virtualization Legacy Migration Source: Edison Group, Competitive Management Cost Study: IBM Storwize V7000 vs. EMC VNX5500 Storage Systems12 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  13. 13. Storwize V3700 User Interface - Based on XIV GUI System recommendations Visual task flow guidance Integrated video instruction System status always available Link to more information if needed13 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  14. 14. IBM Storwize V3700: Graphical User Interface Easy-to-Use Graphical User Interface hides complexity Based on Storwize V7000 GUI Browser-based can be accessed from any platform Complexity hidden with presets but available for advanced users Initial set up in minutes Setup system in a few clicks Launch in-context with IBM Systems Director Integrates server/storage management Easy navigation between screens guides users to next step Provision a volume in as few as six clicks14 © 2013 IBM Corporation 14
  15. 15. IBM Storage Virtualization and VMware Server and storage virtualization offerings provide complementary benefits V3700 supports VMware, Hyper-V, XEN, KVM, PowerVM, zLPAR V3700 provides common external storage virtualization • Especially valuable for customers with a mixed server virtualization environment V3700 supports every VMware vSphere at GA Storwize family with VMware “best practices” Redpaper available! VAAI support vCenter plug-in15 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  16. 16. Thin Provisioning V3700 implements “thin provisioning” Traditional (“fully allocated”) Volumes use physical disk capacity for the entire capacity of a virtual disk even if it is not used • Just like traditional disk systems With Thin Provisioning, V3700 allocates and uses physical disk capacity when data is written • Can significantly reduce amount of physical disk capacity needed Available at no additional charge with V3700 base license16 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  17. 17. IBM Storwize V3700 - FlashCopy Up to 64 Start incremental FlashCopy FlashCopy: targets Volume level Data copied as normal FlashCopy point-in-time copy relationships with any mix of thin Later … and fully-allocated Source Some data changed by apps Incremental FlashCopy: Volume Start incremental FlashCopy Volume level point-in-time copy Only changed data copied Map 1 Map 2 Disk2 by background copy FlashCopy target of Disk1 Ma Disk0 Disk1 p 3 Source FlashCopy Map 4 Disk4 target of Disk0 FlashCopy target of Disk3 Cascaded FlashCopy: Disk3 Copy the copies FlashCopy target of Disk1 Up to 64 copies available at no additional charge with V3700 base license17 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  18. 18. Storwize V3700: The Power of Storage Virtualization Internal Virtualization Enables rapid, flexible provisioning and simple configuration changes Enables non-disruptive movement of data among tiers of storage, including Easy Tier Enables data placement optimization to improve performance Complements virtualized servers and cloud strategyLegacy Data Migration Transparent data movement Application server Efficiently manage technology upgrades and lease terminations by transparently moving application data from legacy disk arrays to the new system. Network Reduce migration elapsed time from Legacy weeks or months to days18 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  19. 19. IBM Storwize V3700 & ISV Enablement Enablement, integration and optimization for enhanced customer value – Reduce complexity, improve utilization, and cut costs – Deliver continuous and reliable access to information Targeted solution areas include: – Database and performance optimization – Backup / restore – High availability, disaster recovery – Server virtualization – Operations management19 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  20. 20. Coming Soon! A Statement of Direction provides insight into IBMs plans, directions, and intent and is subject to change or withdrawal without notice. Remote Mirror data off-site IBM Easy Tier® Automated Tiering Busiest data extents are SSDs HDDs identified and automatically Network relocated to highest performing Solid State Drives Synchronously over Metro distances. Asynchronously over Global distances. Remaining data extents can Application-level consistency groups take advantage of higher VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) capacity, price optimized disks FlashCopy Upgrade (2040 copies) Host Attachment Create instant application copies for backup or application testing Make better use of space with incremental (only changed blocks) or space-efficient (thin provisioned) snapshots Help to reduce space required for copies20 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  21. 21. IGF - External Financing Options for IBM clients IBM Global Financing enables you to acquire the new IBM Storwize V3700 today with a low monthly lease payment. Available in 40 countries in Europe! Full payout lease at 0% Interest Acquire IBM Storwize V3700 now to get 12-month lease, plus 0% interest with simple monthly payment. Total Purchase Price Monthly = Payment 12 Fair Market Value Lease Savings over purchase option, lower costs throughout the IT FMV provides 3 end of lease options lifecycle, and improved asset management. Return the equipment at the Lowest monthly payment for IT use and return, not ownership conclusion of the contract Avoid technology obsolescence and increase flexibility through Purchase it outright at the then-current our Lease option fair market value Continue with monthly payments until an Contact IBM Global Financing for details! acquisition decision is made21 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  22. 22. IBM Storwize V3700 Storage System Easy to set up and manage – Innovative, intuitive GUI eliminates complexity – Adopted from easy-to-use Storwize V7000 Modular, entry level storage that grows as your needs grow – Scales up to 120 SFF or 60 LFF HDDs Advanced software capabilities in an entry level offering – Thin provisioning, FlashCopy, Data Migration Non-disruptive migration eliminates cost of add-on migration tools High performance/Low cost drive intermix – SSD, 15K, 10K and 7200 rpm drives22 © 2013 IBM Corporation
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  24. 24. Tony Pearson 9000 S. Rita Road Bldg 9032 Room 1238About the Speaker Master Inventor, Tucson, AZ 85744 Senior Managing Consultant Mr. Tony Pearson +1 520-799-4309 (Office) Master Inventor, IBM System Storage™ Senior Managing Consultant IBM System Storage Tony Pearson is a Master Inventor and Senior managing consultant for the IBM System Storage™ product line. Tony joined IBM Corporation in 1986 in Tucson, Arizona, USA, and has lived there ever since. In his current role, Tony presents briefings on storage topics covering the entire System Storage product line, Tivoli storage software products, and topics related to Cloud Computing. He interacts with clients, speaks at conferences and events, and leads client workshops to help clients with strategic planning for IBM’s integrated set of storage management software, hardware, and virtualization products. Tony writes the “Inside System Storage” blog, which is read by hundreds of clients, IBM sales reps and IBM Business Partners every week. This blog was rated one of the top 10 blogs for the IT storage industry by “Networking World” magazine, and #1 most read IBM blog on IBM’s developerWorks. The blog has been published in series of books, Inside System Storage: Volume I through V. Over the past years, Tony has worked in development, marketing and customer care positions for various storage hardware and software products. Tony has a Bachelor of Science degree in Software Engineering, and a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, both from the University of Arizona. Tony holds 19 IBM patents for inventions on storage hardware and software products.24 © 2013 IBM Corporation
  25. 25. Additional Resources Email: Twitter:Øtony Blog:Ø Books:Ø_tony IBM Expert Network:Øtony 252525 © 2013 IBM Corporation
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