The cup has been flipped. (Part III)
Part III: A storm of swords. The coming of a new age.  This is Part III of the story “The cup has been flipped”.  Parts I and II can be found here and here. It is Monday evening of August 26th 2013. After two long years of training, Steve and I walk casually into the Actifio’s VMworld vFlipcup … Continued
The cup has been flipped. (Part II)
Part II: Blood, code, late nights, and cold beer…: This is Part II of the story “The cup has been flipped”. For Part I, go here. Nutanix fridge, circa October 2011. The training begins. We stock the Nutanix fridge with ice cold beverages of every variety. We line the only table in our small office … Continued
The cup has been flipped.
                  The three part story of how a no name company became VMworld champions   Part I: An Unexpected vJourney It is Sunday afternoon of September 15th, 2013. I am walking along Union Square with my family when a harem of fellow vGeeks approaches us. Considering San … Continued
VMware VSAN Validates an Increasing Shift to Software-Defined Storage
Over 22, 000 people attended the 10th annual VMworld conference last week. This year’s event was a very special one for Nutanix. We became the only company to win three consecutive Best of VMworld awards as determined by an independent industry panel, winning the 2013 Gold Award for the Private Cloud VMware’s cloud infrastructure product … Continued
Announcing Nutanix OS 3.5 – Performance, Manageability and User Centricity for Datacenters, Redefined
A picture is worth a thousand words.So instead of explaining in text what Nutanix is doing for the enterprise datacenter, I am going to compare two different pictures showing the evolution of mobile/smart phones and the evolution of converged infrastructure products. Why did I choose to compare an enterprise datacenter product with a consumer product … Continued
A New VMworld Perspective
There he was up on the big stage at VMworld 2006 general session: my creation, VirtualMan, animated by @JerryChen speaking live with VMware COO, Carl Eschenbach. As a bit of icing on the cake, VMware put up a VirtualMan cut-out where you could get your picture taken as VirtualMan. And the cut-out happened to be close to the booth of … Continued
NutaniX-Men and Women Set to Take Over VMworld 2013
Predictions for the 10th annual VMworld, taking place August 25-29 in San Francisco, are rolling in from many corners of the media, analyst and vendor landscape.  Whether you’re reading predictions from SearchVMware contributors, blogger and virtualization expert Bob Plankers (@plankers), or newly hired VMware Chief Strategist Chuck Hollis (@chuckhollis), a strong theme...
Flexible Replication Topologies with Nutanix Native DR
Replication is a fundamental component of any enterprise disaster recovery (DR) solution, ensuring that critical data and applications can be reliably and efficiently replicated to a different site or a separate infrastructure. While enterprise IT architects have many technology options, there are two replication capabilities that are requisite for any successful enterpris...