Hybrid Cloud Solutions with Microsoft

Nutanix and Microsoft are forming a strategic partnership to deliver hybrid and multicloud solutions with seamless app mobility and unified management across Nutanix Private Cloud and Microsoft Azure.

Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure

A true hybrid architecture delivered by Nutanix Clusters on Azure will enable seamless application mobility across private and public clouds with absolutely no code changes needed.

Unified Management Plane

Improve efficiency with centralized management of servers, containers, and data services on Nutanix HCI—on-premises or in Azure—through the Azure Arc management plane.

Cost-Efficient Consumption

Take control of your hybrid cloud spend with automated cost optimization policies. Run the same Nutanix software and same licenses across all supported clouds to fully utilize your IT investment.

Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure with
Nutanix Clusters on Azure

Virtualization and Hybrid Cloud Solutions

Nutanix Clusters provides hybrid cloud infrastructure with the flexibility, simplicity, and cost efficiency needed to manage applications and infrastructure in private and multiple public clouds. With Nutanix Clusters on Azure, you will be able to build a hybrid cloud platform along with a unified management plane to manage applications and data across Azure and Nutanix private cloud. 

Nutanix Clusters on Azure will be available for procurement via the Azure marketplace, allowing you to use your Microsoft Azure Consumption Commitment (MACC), Azure Hybrid Benefits, and Extended Security Updates. 

Today you can use Nutanix Clusters to easily extend the full Nutanix stack to public clouds like AWS—and soon also to Azure! Join the waitlist to be notified when Nutanix Clusters on Azure is available for a public preview.  

Nutanix Private and Hybrid Cloud

Test Drive

Build a Private Cloud With Nutanix HCI. Extend to Hybrid Cloud With AWS

Microsoft Applications and Database Solutions

The Nutanix Cloud Platform delivers a turnkey infrastructure solution for Microsoft applications and databases. You can run Microsoft SQL Server alongside other virtualized business applications, including Microsoft SharePoint, Dynamics, and Exchange, and benefit from new levels of simplicity, scale, and performance—while lowering costs. Run your workloads with confidence knowing the Microsoft and Nutanix partnership ensures seamless Windows Server operations and support for Hyper-V.

Microsoft Applications and Database Solutions

Accelerate Performance

Get fast application and database performance for both transactional and analytical workloads—on the same platform.

Ensure Availability

Maximize your uptime with resilient, self-healing hyperconverged infrastructure and a suite of robust data protection options to meet your unique needs.

Simplify Management

Eliminate complexity and reduce deployment time with turnkey appliances that install in less than 30 minutes, and are based on a 100% software-defined architecture for rapid feature velocity and unmatched investment protection.

The Ultimate Platform for Microsoft SQL Server

Simplify your Database Operations

Follow a day in the life of a database administrator and the daily challenges they conquer with Nutanix. Walk through how Nutanix simplifies the tasks that pull an administrator in different directions of managing an ever-growing database estate across production, dev, and test environments.

Cloud-Ready Database Services with Nutanix Era

Leverage transformative database services that complete core database management lifecycle tasks in minutes, driving productivity up while giving administrators their weekends back.

What Our Customers and Partners Are Saying

Aviatrix Case Study

“Société Générale has decided to adopt a hybrid cloud strategy. To implement such a strategy, companies need partners like Nutanix and Microsoft, who can help them build, operate, secure, and monitor a hybrid cloud environment.”

– Khaled Soudani, Group Deputy Chief Technology Officer, Société Générale

Ruffalo Noel Levitz Case Study

“Many companies face complexities when managing hybrid cloud environments across private and public clouds. We are excited to collaborate with Nutanix to give customers flexibility and a seamless experience with hybrid Nutanix and Azure solutions” 

- Scott Guthrie, Executive Vice President, Cloud and AI, Microsoft

University of Reading Case Study

“Nutanix’s collaboration with Microsoft on bridging together private and public clouds with Nutanix Clusters on Azure would help us leverage the benefits of hybrid cloud while simplifying our daily operations.”

- Tiwan Nicholson, Director of IT Operations, United Network for Organ Sharing

University of Reading Case Study

“I envision this hybrid cloud solution will accelerate our teams' ability to try new innovative ideas and bring them to our customers, by increasing agility, scalability, and reliability while reducing risk.”

- Ken Shaffer, AVP Technology, CarMax


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