Tackling diversity head on—and with .heart
Prabha Krishna, Nutanix SVP, People and Places Here at Nutanix we’re guided by a set of culture principles that help us “live our culture.” As the official “ People Person” here, one in particular stands out to me: Hire Often, Hire Diverse. Diversity and inclusion in the workplace is certainly not a new topic—it’s a … Continued
Nutanix AOS 5.9 is Here!
Maryam Sanglaji, Product Marketing Principal The Nutanix AOS 5.8 release back in July 2018 unleashed many new security enhancements with a focus on encryption and identity management. We are excited to let you know that AOS 5.9 is here and available for you to download from the portal. AOS 5.9 has a lot of enhancements … Continued
Intern Life at Nutanix
When I first started the daunting task of finding a summer internship, I was nervous about making the wrong decision and spending my summer making photocopies or going on coffee runs. As a communications major and entrepreneurship minor at Santa Clara University, finding a role in PR and communications seemed like a natural fit. I … Continued
Beam | Cost Optimization for the Enterprise Cloud
Nutanix Beam is extending its cloud optimization capabilities to the private & enterprise cloud! Enterprises increasingly run applications in a variety of different cloud environments—public, private, distributed, and hybrid cloud. With a mix of public and private clouds, enterprises now require services and tools that can work across private and public environments....
Examining Azure Reserved Instances: One Piece of the Cloud Expense Puzzle
While Amazon Web Services (AWS) continues to dominate the public cloud market, later entrants have been gaining ground with Microsoft Azure doubling its market share last year to 13%. Azure’s increasing momentum is due, in part, to new services and consumption models including Reserved Instances (RIs) that were announced at Microsoft Ignite last year. Let’s &hellip...
Data Protection and Disaster Recovery Checklist
In the pursuit of data protection, businesses nowadays face more hurdles in the security landscape than ever before. From the recent Global Data Center Survey Report, many new trends in datacenter business come as a surprise. We know there’s a growing demand for reliable, scalable infrastructure, but issues with downtime are complicating businesses’ confidence in &hell...
3 Takeaways for Manufacturing and Retail Organizations from Nutanix’s SAP HANA on HCI Certification
Nutanix recently announced that Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS running on the native AHV hypervisor is the first hyperconverged infrastructure to be certified to run production SAP HANA. You can read about the details here, but to summarize: SAP is ensuring an optimal experience with SAP HANA by requiring high levels of infrastructure performance for certification, … C...
What’s in a Name?
Nutanix continues its journey to develop world-class software solutions that empower our customers to develop, run and scale any application in the cloud of their choice – public or private. We aspire to converge clouds, so IT leaders have the freedom to choose the right cloud environment for each application, with unified operations and common … Continued
In the Multi-Cloud Era, Cloud Cost Optimization is an Engineering Problem
A key technology trend we’ve seen recently in enterprise organizations is the increasing adoption of multiple cloud environments — combining on-premises private clouds and public cloud services. IDC predicts that “by 2020, over 90% of enterprises will use multiple cloud services and platforms.” We have a prediction too: that a lot of these enterprises are … ...
The Only Hypervisor Certified for Production SAP HANA on Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI): Another First for Nutanix AHV
At Nutanix we strive every day to make infrastructure just a little bit better than it was yesterday. Over the last eight years, Nutanix has reinvented storage, reinvented the hypervisor, and created a delightful private cloud for virtualized workloads that makes the lives of our customers better. SAP has long shared the same promise of … Continued