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Score 9.3 out of 100
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Score 9.2 out of 100

Attribute Ratings

  • Google Cloud Persistent Disk is rated higher in 1 area: Likelihood to Recommend

Likelihood to Recommend

9.5

Google Cloud Persistent Disk

95%
8 Ratings
9.2

IBM Cloud Block Storage

92%
12 Ratings

Likelihood to Recommend

Google

If your organization is working with Google solutions already this would be a non brainer choice. Try to define your requirements first.
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IBM

IBM Cloud Block Storage is recommendable to companies that [have a database that] is super sensitive, private, and requires instant access. Further, IBM Cloud Block Storage creates a coordinated system, that [classifies] data, based on the requirements that a company has. The security deployment from IBM Cloud Block Storage is another merit that [businesses] attain.
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Pros

Google

  • The software is highly secure.
  • Fast data sharing.
  • Accessing data is easy.
  • Scaling is easy.
  • Integration with other Google services is easy.
  • Easy data storage and acts as a good backup.
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IBM

  • Proficient scaling and system customization, which allows editing.
  • Wide range of system storage, ranging from 25GB to 12000GB.
  • Finally, IBM Cloud Block Storage deploys the most technical and efficient security measures.
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Cons

Google

  • No bad experiences with Google Cloud Persistent Disk.
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IBM

  • The documentation must be clearer and updated, thinking about each distribution that they offer in the cloud
  • Downtime when IOPS are raised can be less
  • The configuration can be more automated from the same control panel and not have to take it so much to the CLI
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Pricing Details

Google Cloud Persistent Disk

Starting Price

Editions & Modules

Google Cloud Persistent Disk editions and modules pricing
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    Offerings

    Free Trial
    Free/Freemium Version
    Premium Consulting/Integration Services

    Entry-level set up fee?

    No setup fee

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    IBM Cloud Block Storage

    Starting Price

    Editions & Modules

    IBM Cloud Block Storage editions and modules pricing
    EditionModules

    Footnotes

      Offerings

      Free Trial
      Free/Freemium Version
      Premium Consulting/Integration Services

      Entry-level set up fee?

      Optional

      Additional Details

      Pricing Info

      Alternatives Considered

      Google

      Besides offering industry-leading features, Google Cloud Persistent Disk is as well affordable and seamlessly integrates with Google services and this makes this storage solution irresistible.
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      IBM

      IBM has given us the best data storage services and I am proud of its entire performance. The product has been able to link all our services to cloud servers that enhance transparency and offer backup services to all our services. Data that runs across the entire organization is secure and can contribute to decision-making. We selected IBM Cloud Block Storage for its long-term services in our partner's business enterprise and great views from their experience.
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      Return on Investment

      Google

      • Helped our return to operation with faster restores.
      • Helped the business scale and increase our data storage capacity with [ease].
      • Helped us alleviate the need to store in our local infrastructure, saving on admin costs.
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      IBM

      • Scale the storage when needed to get better performance.
      • Taking snapshot so we can do easy recovery if necessary.
      • We can choose different locations so they are closer to our consumers.
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