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Nutanix Xpress: The Little HCI Engine That Could
In the story, “The Little Engine That Could”, a long train must be pulled over a high mountain. Larger engines are asked to pull the train but won’t (or can’t). Ultimately, the request goes to a small engine that succeeds in pulling the long train over the mountain while repeating its motto: “I think I … Continued
Act II: Thinking Global, Acting Local
Platform Products Operating systems are platforms, appliances are purpose-built boxes. Platforms are (a) ubiquitous, (b) extensible and programmable, with a rich API-driven partner ecosystem, (c) widely applicable to a large swathe of application workloads, geographies, people, and verticals, and (d) consumable in multiple form factors. In the early days, we took our data-...
Nutanix at HIMSS: St. Joseph Health and Nutanix Enterprise Cloud
Meet with Sanjay Maru, Director of Enterprise Architecture from St. Joseph Health, at upcoming HIMSS 2017 conference Session 178. HIMSS’17 is just around the corner, from Feb 19-23 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Over 45,000 attendees across healthcare executives, professionals, clinicians, and vendors are expected to come together to discuss ...
Buy Less Nutanix!
  “So you’re telling me I should buy less Nutanix?” A CIO said this to me in Tokyo after I showed him our financial modeling methodology. Our sales rep was sitting next to me, so I felt a little uncomfortable, but I responded, “Yes. From a financial modeling perspective, why would you buy more Nutanix … Continued
Cornerstone Home Lending Upgrades with Citrix and Nutanix
An Interview with Marc Grant, Director of Infrastructure at Cornerstone Home Lending, Inc. Cornerstone Home Lending became a Nutanix customer just a few months ago. We recently checked in with Marc Grant to see how his Nutanix deployment was going. Here are some of the highlights of our conversation. What IT challenges were you facing … Continued
Nutanix Continues to Deliver on the Promise of Invisible Infrastructure for Citrix Environments
Citrix® and Nutanix, together have continued to delight customers in 2016. Just months after announcing Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop MCS and Nutanix AHV integration at Citrix Synergy 2016, the companies now have 100+ customers currently using or planning to deploy Nutanix AHV in XenApp and XenDesktop environments. In addition, several dozen customers and prospects have &h...
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
The Steady Beat of .heart
I glanced at the clock and our 30-minute check-in meeting was now already on minute 93. We were discussing our upcoming diversity panel and each comment provided more fuel to the already energetic conversation. This, however, was not unique to the panel discussion. When people talk about gender diversity, our drives or volunteering, they light … Continued
One Year in with the Lenovo-Nutanix Partnership
I am here at the Gartner Datacenter Conference in Las Vegas and am reflecting back on this past year since Lenovo and Nutanix announced a joint partnership to deliver a Lenovo-branded hyperconverged appliance powered by Nutanix Enterprise Cloud software. With this agreement, the Lenovo HX series of hyperconverged appliances was born.   Lenovo has proven … Conti...