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Private Clouds, Enterprise Clouds and More
As adoption of the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud rapidly increases, one of the top questions we get is the difference between a “Private Cloud” and an “Enterprise Cloud”. Private Clouds have been around for close to 10 years in one form or another. Some enterprises — including Nutanix customers — have built modestly successful private clouds … Continued
The 5.0 Release is Here
2016 was an extremely busy year for us so far. Two major software releases (4.6 in February and 4.7 in June) and innumerable minor releases from the product side, two major .NEXT events (in Las Vegas and Vienna) and over a 100 smaller .NEXT on the road events across the world, phenomenal customer growth and … Continued
Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform Just Got Better
Today, at the .NEXT User Conference in Vienna, we made several exciting product announcements that further the vision of the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform. You can read the press release. The ambition of the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform is bringing cloud-like operational simplicity to enterprise datacenters. If the enterprise datacenter behaves and operates like a...
Nutanix .NEXT 2016 Announcements: Innovation is Just a Click Away
Today at the Nutanix 2016 .NEXT conference, we made several exciting announcements. You can read the announcements in this press release. This blog will provide you with more information on the announcements, with details on the new product capabilities and when they will be broadly available. A Single Platform for All Workloads — Eliminating More … Continued
Nutanix Advances Enterprise Cloud Strategy by Eliminating Requirement for Separate Network-attached Storage (NAS)
We are proud to announce Acropolis File Services (AFS), a web-scale native file serving solution built using the same technology that powers Nutanix Enterprise Clouds. AFS lets customers simplify their datacenters further by addressing the cost, complexity and scalability challenges associated with storing and serving unstructured data like home directories, user profiles,...
NOS 4.1.3 is now Generally Available
This has been a very busy week for us. While some of us were busy at .NEXT, our inaugural user conference, engineering has been hard at work pushing out another huge release of our software. Nutanix Operating System 4.1.3 is now available to all our customers. As a part of the 4.1.3 release, in addition … Continued
Announcing Nutanix Metro Availability
At VMworld Barcelona 2014 next week, we are announcing Metro Availability, a technology that enables continuous availability across different sites. This, in my opinion, is one of the biggest and the most significant features we have added since our inception. In my previous blog, I spoke about some of the Data protection capabilities Nutanix offers. … Continued
Nutanix – High Availability and Data Protection
In an earlier post, I spoke about a new functionality called “Cloud Connect” that lets users build a hybrid-cloud strategy for their datacenter. I wanted to step back a little and cover High Availability and Data Protection capabilities that Nutanix provides so that you have context around where Cloud Connect fits in. Nutanix offers a wide … Continued
The Consequence of Success – Competitive FUD
Nutanix has been very fortunate to have so many customers embrace our web-scale solutions.  With more than 800 customers across 43 countries, we are at the beginning of an exciting journey. Success, however, seems to come at a price. Lately, we are attracting increasing attention and competitive FUD (Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt). We normally shake … Continued