Nutanix Resources

Analyst Reports

  • November 12, 2014
    Gartner Report: Why Your Vendor Doesn’t Want You to Adopt Web-Scale IT

    Converged and hyper-converged infrastructure vendors are revolutionizing the modern enterprise data center through virtualization. Download this research note from Gartner to get objective analysis of the current state and future trends of enterprise data center. (PDF)

  • November 12, 2014
    The Future of Enterprise Storage: SDS and Hyper-converged

    Download this report for an overview of converged and hyper-converged virtualization solution features including scaling, backups, disaster recovery, VDI, and others. Learn about strengths and weaknesses of key vendors on the market including Nutanix, EMC, VMWare, and others (PDF)

  • November 12, 2014
    Converged and Integrated Datacenter Systems: Creating Operational Efficiencies

    This IDC Insight report examines the benefits of converged infrastructure for CIOs and datacenter managers alike. Learn about total cost of support by architecture type, customer expectations for converged systems, expected new IT management skills & head count impact, essential guidance for selection and implementation. (PDF)

  • November 12, 2014
    Dell’s Nutanix Partnership Escalates The Hyperconvergence Vendor War

    Forrester Research Evaluates the Web-Scale Converged Appliance from Dell and Nutanix. Dell’s strategic decision to OEM Nutanix software is important validation of the growing demand for advanced converged infrastructure solutions within mainstream enterprises. (PDF)

  • September 17, 2014
    Executive Summary: VCE and Nutanix in the Real World

    This Taneja Group report analyzes the differences between the Nutanix web-scale converged infrastructure and the VCE Vblock. The firm conducted 14 customer interviews—7 VCE and 7 Nutanix customers—to come up with an objective comparison of the two around the areas of costs, manageability, scalability, agility, and architecture.  (PDF)

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  • August 4, 2014
    2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant Report for Integrated Systems

    Nutanix positioned as a Visionary in this inaugural report for the Integrated Systems market category. (PDF)

  • May 23, 2013
    451 Group Impact Report – Update May 2013

    Analyst group 451 Research’s updated take on Nutanix after the May 2013 announcement of Nutanix’s $80m run rate. (pdf)

  • February 12, 2013
    Forrester Research: Value of Engineered Systems for Virtual Server Environments

    Forrester Research report on the growing rate of virtualization and the need for improved virtual server infrastructure. (pdf)

  • February 1, 2013
    Tech Target Whitepaper: VDI Deployment FAQ

    Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) provides a server-side computing model that enables virtualized desktops to be stored in multiple locations, such as centrally in the datacenter or locally at branch offices. This FAQ lists down some important VDI deployment questions to consider. (pdf)

  • February 1, 2013
    Tech Target Whitepaper: Build a Case for VDI

    This white paper outlines how to build the case for virtual desktop infrastructure, showing how to calculate capital and operational expenditures for standard desktops vs. virtual solutions. (pdf)

  • February 1, 2013
    ESG Lab Validation of Nutanix Complete Cluster

    ESG Lab review documents hands-on testing of the Nutanix Complete Cluster, highlighting its ease of use, scalability, and support for enterprise-class data management in virtual environments. (pdf)

  • January 20, 2013
    State of Storage Report 2012 by InfoWeek

    InfoWeek report on key trends in enterprise storage, including how scale-out systems like Nutanix are challenging the hegemony of big storage and how SSDs are displacing mechanical disk. (pdf)

  • January 18, 2013
    SearchStorage Report on How Nutanix and Tintri Pioneer New Forms of Storage for Virtualization

    SearchStorage features Nutanix and Tintri customers to compare both companies’ approaches to changing how storage is delivered for virtualization. Learn why Josh O’Brien, VP of Network Services for Language Access Network, chose Nutanix over VCE Vblock. (pdf)

  • January 16, 2013
    Storage Switzerland: How to Achieve a Fully Virtualized Data Center

    George Crump, from Storage Switzerland, goes over the various roadblocks to full datacenter virtualization. (pdf)

  • January 14, 2013
    Storage Switzerland Briefing Note

    Analyst note by Storage Switzerland on the advantages of Nutanix’s integrated compute + storage offering for virtualization, declaring Nutanix a “game-changer.” (pdf)

  • January 12, 2013
    Storage Switzerland: Preparing for Virtualization 3.0

    Storage Switzerland on how the ‘Virtualization 3.0′ is the end game for the Datacenter. (pdf)

  • January 10, 2013
    451 Group Impact Report

    Analyst report by 451 Group about Nutanix’s offering within the context of the data management and virtualization industry. (pdf)