IBM Power System Virtual Server - Must have for Large Database
December 20, 2021

IBM Power System Virtual Server - Must have for Large Database

Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 8 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User

Software Version

Power Systems Virtual Server on IBM Cloud for AIX/Linux

Overall Satisfaction with IBM Power System Virtual Server

In my organization, IBM Power System [Virtual Server] is used for data management, used specifically by our infrastructure team which helps us to support clients with large database.
  • Integration with Cloud
  • Easy to Use
  • Use of AI
  • High Availability
  • Whitepapers could be better
  • Workflow Management
  • Costly

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Would you buy IBM Power Virtual Server again?


  • Scalability
  • Automation and AI
  • 24/7 Support
IBM Power System Virtual Servers are good at handling massive workloads with large-scale databases with millions of operations ongoing. Also if you need a scalable environment this will be [the] best fit. However, this comes with [the] cost the system is [a] bit costly as compared to others in [the] market.
Our business-critical application needs [a] database to be scalable and to be able to handle millions of IOPS, so far IBM Power System [Virtual Server] was able to deliver what we needed, also the 24/7 support for this system is useful when we need assistance. we tried many systems but always struggled to get performance and this one has lived up to our expectations for now.
The User Interface is very helpful for our administrators to monitor the system and this system can be monitored by our administrator with minimum effort and administrators can also create reporting for the management.
If you need high computing power for your databases with millions of operation[s], IBM Power System Virtual Server is [the] best fit. If your company is mid-sized and you need scalable infrastructure this system is well suited Also this system is very useful when you want to set up AI and Big data.

IBM Power Virtual Server Feature Ratings

Service-level Agreement (SLA) uptime
Dynamic scaling
Elastic load balancing
Pre-configured templates
Monitoring tools
Pre-defined machine images
Operating system support
Security controls