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Ines Marjanovic

Customers Weigh In: Tips for Your First Day on Nutanix

Cher said it best: If you could turn back time, you’d likely want to spare others (and yourself!) from pain. And when it comes to the datacenter, chances are you wish you could’ve saved yourself and your team from the pain of legacy infrastructure years go.

‘Twas a Dark and Stormy Night in the Datacenter

Over the years, we’ve heard a lot about datacenter “nightmares” companies experienced before adopting hyperconverged infrastructure—things like hair-pulling IT complexity, silos, high costs, and more.

How Much Data Loss and Downtime Can You Afford? Hint: 0

To put the effects of a disaster into perspective, here’s a harrowing figure: 93% of organizations who were hit hard by a disaster were out of business in just a single year.

The 5 Pitfalls of Legacy Database Environments

Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, SAP HANA, PostgreSQL, MySQL are essential components for success but too many are still running on legacy IT infrastructure.

10 Reasons to Move your Databases off 3-Tier Infrastructure

Your databases have been running on legacy IT infrastructure for years—decades, even. It’s a beast, but a familiar beast, and your IT team knows the ins-and-outs of the technology.

Is Hyperconvergence Only for Enterprises?

Here’s the long answer: No, hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) can mold to fit small and large companies alike—though they’ll realize different benefits.

7 Things .NEXT Does Differently

On top of linking you up with thousands of brilliant, network-worthy peers, delivering world-class speeches from world-class brainiacs, and setting you up for datacenter success both now and for the future, .NEXT sets itself apart from the pack in myriad ways.

IT Under Pressure

Outages, 6-year-old hardware, week-long migrations, vendors breathing down your neck. When your datacenter is going haywire, what do you do to alleviate that pressure?

Should You Own or Rent Your Infrastructure?

In it you’ll learn how these architectures stack up against each other, 10 reasons why one of those clouds is the future of IT, and practical advice you can use to architect a successful cloud infrastructure.

10 Signs It's Time to Upgrade your IT Infrastructure

To keep IT out of the datacenter and in the front lines of innovation, businesses can’t rely on “good enough” infrastructure. Whether you’re ready for a powerful, future-forward infrastructure, need a push to get there, or want arguments you can pass along to your team, read on to find out if you’re overdue for an infrastructure revamp.

Have you heard 'Stranger Things' than these datacenter stories?

What exactly is there to fear in the datacenter, you may ask? Here are some of the strangest stories we’ve heard.

9 Top Hyperconverged Infrastructure Resources

Hyperconverged infrastructure has rapidly become a staple in the market for enterprises looking to bid adieu to the complexity (and pain) of 3-tier architecture. We’ve compiled 9 of the top HCI resources and tailored them for various familiarity levels.

Insights from NEXT Magazine Issue 5

Issue 5 of the NEXT Magazine just dropped, and it’s packed with everything from AI to mountain-climbing to The Simpsons...and even an unconventional frostbite treatment.

5 Problems Hyperconverged Infrastructure Solves

We’ve taken the guesswork out for you and compiled 5 of the top pain-points you can bid farewell to should you take the leap to HCI.

Top 7 Hyperconverged Infrastructure Webinars

Get up-to-speed on the latest in hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) while you’re busy doing something else? We’ve compiled some of our best webinars—from beginner to expert-level—to satisfy your auditory cravings.

5 Ways to Improve your IT Infrastructure

No matter how up-to-date your datacenter may seem, there’s always room for improvement.

Tidying up Your Datacenter

Do you greet your datacenter when you walk in? Do you thank your nodes, racks, and cables for all the hard work they’ve done? Do you neatly arrange your hardware so it’s clearly visible and accessible?

5 Reasons Not to Attend .NEXT 2019

If you’re an IT pro, leader, or just an enthusiast, you’ve likely heard of .NEXT. If not, here’s an overview: With thousands of industry experts, 100+ sessions, certification courses, and hands-on labs, .NEXT is the only cloud conference dedicated to the latest in datacenter and enterprise cloud technologies.

Are you on Track to Meet your Datacenter Resolutions?

Time for a check-in: How well are you doing on your New Year’s resolutions? If you answered with a sharp inhale and a shake of the head, you’re not alone. In fact, about 80% of folks aren’t able to stick to their resolutions.

What Does it Take to be a Cloud Game Changer?

We chatted with several cloud game changers to identify the steps they took to upgrade their IT environment, and we’ve compiled their strategies for success.

Test Your Datacenter Knowledge!

So, you work in a datacenter. Maybe you spend a lot of time there. You might know your datacenter pretty well, but how well do you know what’s happening in other datacenters around the world?

How We Got to Hyperconverged Infrastructure

With hyperconvergence adoption on the rise, it’s hard to believe HCI is a relatively new player in the grand scheme of IT. In fact, according to the State of the Enterprise Datacenter report, 67% of respondents are either using or are planning to adopt hyperconverged infrastructure.

What IT is Digging

We’ve learned a lot of interesting things about IT teams’ infrastructure needs, pain points, and challenges in our conversations with IT pros around the globe. But along the way, we’ve also learned some pretty interesting things about what IT pros are into in the world beyond the datacenter.

5 Architectural Principles to Consider Before Choosing Your Infrastructure

When it comes to application and desktop virtualization projects, choosing the right infrastructure for your business is among the most important decisions you’ll need to make.

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.

The Results are in: Public Cloud Usage Trends

Businesses of varying sizes — from startups to enterprises — are adopting multi-cloud strategies to foster greater agility and innovation velocity. We’ve been tracking public cloud usage of over $1 billion on an annual basis among our customers, and we’ve discovered several cloud adoption and use patterns.

Key Insights From the 2018 State of the Enterprise Datacenter Report

As the datacenter, cloud, and IT overall transform for the future, it’s natural to see fluctuations in how people view these technologies. Plus, emerging trends in IT mean some tools and services will rise in popularity while others lose steam.