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IBM Cloud Object Storage Pros

JozefUrica - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Backup and Recovery IT Specialist Certified (IBM) at Kyndryl
One of Cloud Object Storage's best features is infinite capacity. This is one of the main advantages if you don't want to use your own storage. You also have the ability to write only, write once, and read many. It's like tape storage but software-based. This feature is essential for financial institutions that require that kind of protection if you write backup or data there.
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MR
IBM Storage Systems at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
IBM has the most number of additional services, this is the main advantage.
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MH
Owning Principal Consultant at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
IBM Cloud Object Storage integrates well.
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IBM Cloud Object Storage Cons

JozefUrica - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Backup and Recovery IT Specialist Certified (IBM) at Kyndryl
The performance could be better. It isn't bad, but everything is network-based, so you have a performance penalty on the network. You can never achieve the same performance as hardware. That's the disadvantage of cloud storage solutions in general. Cloud performance is one of the main issues clients have.
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MR
IBM Storage Systems at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
IBM Cloud storage is not cheap, but it could be.
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MH
Owning Principal Consultant at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
The performance could improve in IBM Cloud Object Storage. The throughput or objects per second can have degradation.
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