IBM Sterling Global Mailbox

Achieve highly available, always-on file transfer operations

IBM Sterling Global Mailbox helps companies address demands for high availability operations and redundancy with a robust and reliable data storage solution available across geographically distributed locations. The solution supports active-active communications for disruption resiliency and disaster recovery in near real-time.

Global Mailbox is an optional component of its IBM Sterling B2B Integrator and IBM Sterling File Gateway solutions, and designed to work with IBM Sterling Control Center.

Companies looking to deploy IBM Sterling Global Mailbox can leverage the solution to:

  • Provide a purpose-built, multi-data center mailbox architecture

  • Deliver a geographically distributed mailbox capability

  • Provide consistent views of files and documents across locations

  • Eliminate the need for custom solutions and database replication


Key highlights

Enables always on operations

Enables high-availability of operations through geographical distribution of data centers and near real-time replication of data across those centers. The solution ensures highperformance with little or no downtime and near real time recovery. This, in turn, helps  ensure compliance with service-level agreements (SLAs) and that customer service and expectations are met.

Disaster resiliency and recovery 

Ensures greater resiliency to disruptions and highly-efficient recovery in the event of a disruption or disaster with a purpose-built, multi-data center mailbox architecture. Enables companies to deploy an active-active or active-passive recovery. Ensures disaster recovery.

Configurable geographic distribution 

Flexible and configurable geographic distribution options to meet performance and customer-service requirements.

Easy to use and intuitive UI

Intuitive UI makes managing global mailboxes, data replication and recovery easy for IT and operations users — ensuring high-availability and near real-time recovery.

Benefits of IBM Sterling Global Mailbox

Ensures high-availability operations

Provides capabilities to maintain high-availability and efficient disaster resilience and recovery, including active-active communications.

Real-time data replication

Real-time data replication eliminating the need for backup databases or custom-built approaches to disaster recovery.

Configurable geographic distribution

Flexible and configurable geographic distribution options to meet performance and customer-service level requirements.

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