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NearTheX – Nutanix monitoring app integrated with iBeacon technology
What is iBeacon? It is not iBacon. iBeacon is a technology being heavily showcased at CES right now that delivers indoor positioning capabilities to mobile devices.  Previously, location-awareness in mobile devices has primarily been delivered based on GPS coordinates, but GPS often struggles indoors and is not very accurate (accurate to a city block, not … Continu...
My First Use of 3D Printing: My foray into the world of 3D printing with a Nutanix block as my model.
I work for arguably the hottest infrastructure startup since the dawn of time (or Sun Microsystems, 30 years ago, or whatever), a company called Nutanix.  90% of the Nutanix story I tell customers involves the value of our software: the Nutanix Cassandra ring, the Nutanix Distributed Filesystem, and our ability to scale-out in a linear fashion. Yes we use … Con...
Nutanix delivers a GPU platform that pays for itself – in Bitcoins
For those unaware, Nutanix recently launched the NX-7000 series platform that incorporates one or multiple Nvidia Grid K1 or K2 cards into a Nutanix node.  This combination of the shared or dedicated horsepower of a purpose-built GPU card along with the benefits of the Nutanix virtual computing platform, allow for scale-on-success GPU-enabled virtual desktop solutions. &h...
Nutanix VCDX Sponsorship
As a company that is home to several VCDXs (VMware Certified Design Expert), Nutanix knows first hand the importance of encouraging qualified candidates to pursue VCDX status. The drive, creativity, and knowledge of a VCDX is difficult to come by and those who possess these qualities deserve recognition. I was fortunate enough to achieve VCDX … Continued
Supporting the Mission with Nutanix
US Federal agencies enter calendar 2012 with decreasing budgets and an increasing push to adopt cloud technologies.  I was honored to spend the last several years helping to implement cost-saving technologies, such as virtualization, at various Federal agencies, including both CONUS and OCONUS.  When I was first introduced to the Nutanix converged virtualization applianc...