Nutanix Cloud Platform on Intel Technology

Nutanix software supports 3rd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors in NX and partner systems. For more details on these new processors please visit

Partnering for Joint Innovation to Ensure Customer Success

Today’s enterprises need hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) to reduce overall IT complexity and meet their growing compute, storage, and networking requirements. Through a long-standing strategic partnership, Nutanix and Intel deliver optimal performance for applications and services running in any cloud—public, private, or hybrid—with HCI platforms that are flexible and simple to deploy, manage, and scale. Customers can:

Intel® Data Center Blocks: Certified High-Performance Infrastructure Systems for Cloud

For implementation and support of a new data center solution, working with trusted partners can be the difference between a performance optimized and reliable solution that meets your business needs, versus one that falls short of requirements. You can count on Nutanix and Intel® thorough their value-added reseller (VAR) and systems integrator (SI) network to provide you with the world-class platforms you need to run your modern enterprise cloud.

Nutanix Enterprise Cloud has tested and qualified Intel Data Center Block server systems for a wide variety of enterprise application and high-performance infrastructure use cases, including:

  • Deploy and scale critical workloads, such as Microsoft® SQL, Oracle® and SAP® business applications
  • Run Big Data Analytics – easily scale and pay as your needs grow and avoid over-provisioning compute and storage
  • Deliver an efficient private and hybrid cloud with Nutanix Calm, VMware®, Microsoft® or OpenStack® based solutions
  • And much more!

These systems offer technology leadership and unmatched product quality as a result of thousands of hours of validation by Intel prior to certification by Nutanix, yielding failure rates far below industry average. And, you can rely on hardware architected and supported by the same engineers that design Intel’s industry leading Xeon™ processors from a company fully staffed with industry experts that are readily available to assist with troubleshooting all the components of a modern server.

With Intel Data Center Blocks, you can confidently run flexible solutions that are pre-configured with Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS software. Your provider can configure to order for your specific needs and deliver in a timely fashion.

Intel Data Center Blocks for Nutanix* Cloud

Deploy your industry-leading HCI faster, easier and with less risk by choosing Intel® Data Center Blocks for Nutanix Enterprise Cloud.


  • World-class design and validation - offering a unique combination of quality hardware from Intel, agile cloud software from Nutanix, and personalized service
  • Competitively priced - No-frills servers with the latest technology, unmatched quality, and superior support
  • Nutanix simplifies deployment, virtualization, and management of hyperconverged infrastructure with cloudlike agility
  • Solution-level testing as part of Intel reference programs, such as Intel® Select Solutions
  • Backed by worldwide technical support and Intel’s three-year warranty, plus access to Intel engineering when needed

Nutanix has continued to impress us with its industry-leading Enterprise Cloud software, and we’re thrilled that our customers will now have access to its technology. As customers embrace digital transformation, it is paramount that vendors can provide them with new offerings as quickly as possible. By working closely with Nutanix to roll out this HCI solution that is validated by Intel and certified by Nutanix, we help customers accelerate the path to market, build new revenue streams, deliver peace of mind with innovative technology and support from industry leaders.

Phil Harris, VP, GM
Intel Data Center Solutions Group


How is Nutanix on Intel Supported?

Nutanix and Intel® have collaborated closely with value-added resellers (VARs) on bringing this joint solution to market, ensuring a streamlined process for all phases of this joint solution.

Nutanix addresses all software-related issues, and proactively coordinates Intel® hardware support cases through TSANet (Technical Support Alliance Network –, which then hands-off to Intel® for hardware support and replacement.

Customers get a single point of contact for all issues, and benefit from Nutanix’s unmatched 90+ Net Promoter Score (NPS).

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