Nutanix Announces Partnership with Microsoft Azure for a Seamless Hybrid Experience
Nutanix announced a new partnership with Microsoft that will enable both companies to deliver a hybrid solution with seamless application, data, and license mobility as well as unified management across on-premises and Azure environments, using Nutanix Clusters on Azure. As a result of the partnership, Nutanix and Microsoft will deliver: Nutanix Clusters on Azure which will extend Nutanix hybrid cloud infrastructure to Azure; seamless sales and support experiences for Nutanix and Microsoft customers; integration to manage servers, containers, and data services on Nutanix HCI, on-premises or in Azure, through the Azure Arc control plane.
Nutanix Advances Security, Performance, Networking and Storage Services across Multiple Clouds
Nutanix has added major new capabilities in its popular hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) software, delivering significant innovations to the datacenter and cloud markets. Specifically, these innovations will bring up to 50% faster performance enabled by Blockstore and SPDK integration, advanced virtual networking to simplify multicloud deployments, a central hub for security operations, compliance, and planning, and unified storage for structured and unstructured data across clouds. In addition to extending its HCI software stack to the public cloud, the company continues to set the bar for innovation in the fast-growing HCI market, putting true IT modernization within reach of all organizations.
Nutanix Launches Kubernetes Platform-as-a-Service for the Multicloud Era
Nutanix has launched Karbon Platform Services, a Kubernetes-based multicloud Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) with automated system-managed security, to accelerate the development and deployment of microservices-based apps across any cloud. This offering provides software developers with a turnkey managed services experience, on both on-prem and public cloud, to build and run cloud-native applications while enabling them to completely decouple applications from the underlying infrastructure. It also provides IT operations teams with a simplified and consistent management platform. This announcement marks a significant milestone for Nutanix as it looks to expand offerings aimed at accelerating enterprises’ cloud-native journeys.
Nutanix Announces New Simplified Partner Program with Enhanced Services and Investments
Nutanix has announced a new global partner program designed to re-define the partner engagement journey and bring the entire partner ecosystem together in a single partner architecture. Elevate will provide partners with a consistent set of tools and resources provided in the new Partner Portal, will include a new Performance+ Deal Registration designed to increase incentive potential and opportunity protection, and will provide a unique emphasis on partner capabilities and competencies to sell and support the Nutanix portfolio, rather than revenue targets. To start, the program will roll-out benefits for the Channel community with further program expansion reaching additional partner organizations in the year ahead.