IBM® Spectrum Virtualize is a key member of the IBM Spectrum® Storage portfolio. It is a highly flexible storage solution that enables rapid deployment of block storage services for new and traditional workloads, on-premises, off-premises and in a combination of both.
IBM Spectrum Virtualize for Public Cloud provides the IBM Spectrum Virtualize functions in IBM Cloud®. This capability provides a monthly license to deploy and use IBM Spectrum Virtualize in IBM Cloud to enable hybrid cloud solutions, offering the ability to transfer data between on-premises private clouds or data centers and the public cloud.
This IBM Redpaper Redbooks publication gives a broad understanding of IBM Spectrum Virtualize for Public Cloud Version 8.3.1 architecture and provides planning and implementation details of the common use cases for this product.
This publication helps storage and networking administrators plan, implement, install, tailor, and configure the IBM Spectrum Virtualize for Public Cloud offering. It also provides a detailed description of troubleshooting tips.
IBM Spectrum Virtualize is also available on AWS. For more information, see Implementing IBM Spectrum Virtualize for Public Cloud on AWS Version 8.3.1, REDP-5588.
Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Solution architecture
Chapter 3. Planning and preparation for the IBM Spectrum Virtualize for Public Cloud deployment
Chapter 4. Implementation
Chapter 5. Typical use cases for IBM Spectrum Virtualize for Public Cloud
Chapter 6. Supporting the solution