Test-Drive the latest IBM Storage Systems

IBM FlashSystem is designed to be faster, smarter and more affordable.

Discover IBM’s new family of Storage Systems with enterprise class capabilities and TEST-DRIVE one of these superior arrays – AT NO COST to you! This is your chance to experience the ultimate price/performance showcase and gain competitive advantage.

  • ONE FORM – simply complete the form below and SCC will send the request to IBM for you for quick 24hr approval.
  • TWO WEEK LEAD-TIME – Typical 2 week lead time to deliver systems.
  • TWO WEEKS ONSITE – 2 week test drive on prem
  • ZERO COST! – No cost to you. No commitment to purchase and SCC will arrange collection of the system at the end.

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Frequently Asked Questions:

Can I keep the box if I like it? This is a pure demo/PoC program. You would place an order for a new system through SCC after returning the system.

Does the 2 weeks start when the box is shipped? The 2 weeks only begin when you receive the system onsite .

 What happens when the box is delivered? We deliver the box via courier. You MUST retain packaging, ensuring product is repackaged at the end of test.

Can IBM help with setting the box up? SCC will be able to assist you with the setup and testing

Am I entering into any commitment to purchase a system? This is entirely a demo/PoC program. You do not have any obligation to purchase a system from IBM.

Do I have to arrange for return? SCC handle all logistics on behalf of IBM and will arrange collection of the box as agreed and we will stay in touch with you during testing.

Can I loan more than one system, for testing HyperSwap for example? Yes this is possible and we have completed numerous successful HyperSwap high -availability tests with 2 x FlashSystem 5200 onsite.

Can I loan Copy Services Manager software for testing of SafeGuarded Copy / IBM Cyber Vault? SCC can arrange a free 6 month trial of Copy Services Manager for Safeguarded Copy for you.

Can I have the system for longer than 2 weeks? 2 weeks has proven to be ample time.  Extensions are possible in extreme cases but only via prior approval which you can discuss directly with SCC

What is the process for scrubbing data from a box following it’s use? IBM use FCM HW encryption Cybercrime Solution Brief


Why SCC and IBM?

With an incredible 40-year partnership, SCC is the UK’s first IBM Platinum Business Partner. We collaborate to deliver next-level solutions, helping businesses amplify their operations with world-class tech, including top-notch storage, whilst prioritising optimum safety and security. For added peace of mind, our dedicated experts are always by your side when you need us most – even when faced with destructive cyber-attacks. This is what incredible tech solutions truly look like.

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