We performed a comparison between IBM Spectrum Scale and IBM Spectrum Virtualize based on real PeerSpot user reviews.Find out in this report how the two Software Defined Storage (SDS) solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.
"The profile share is a valuable feature."
"We are using it for monitoring all of our storage."
"It is a scalable solution."
"Compared to other storage vendors, the solution is quite convenient to use."
"I like that it can virtualize more than three hundred storage providers."
"I believe there is no graphic user interface, so they should include it."
"The solution's pricing could be better."
"Integration with other vendors is not available."
"I would like to see more baseline replication and integration with the operating system between Vmware and IBMI."
"The solution could have a better built-in performance monitor."
IBM Spectrum Virtualize is a dependable solution that improves data value, security, and simplicity for new and existing storage infrastructure. Proven over 12 years in thousands of deployments, its innovative virtualization capabilities help organizations achieve better data economics by supporting new workloads that are critical to their success. IBM Spectrum Virtualize software helps make new and existing storage more effective and standardizes functions traditionally deployed separately in disk systems for greater flexibility and potentially lower costs.
IBM Spectrum Scale is ranked 7th in Software Defined Storage (SDS) with 3 reviews while IBM Spectrum Virtualize is ranked 15th in Software Defined Storage (SDS) with 2 reviews. IBM Spectrum Scale is rated 9.0, while IBM Spectrum Virtualize is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of IBM Spectrum Scale writes "Stable solution with an easy initial setup process". On the other hand, the top reviewer of IBM Spectrum Virtualize writes "A highly scalable product that is relatively easy to use and set up". IBM Spectrum Scale is most compared with Red Hat Ceph Storage, VMware vSAN, Portworx Enterprise, DDN IME and Red Hat Gluster Storage, whereas IBM Spectrum Virtualize is most compared with Dell VPLEX, VMware vSAN, VxRail, DataCore SANsymphony and NetApp Cloud Volumes ONTAP. See our IBM Spectrum Scale vs. IBM Spectrum Virtualize report.
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