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    Nutanix vs. VSAN Price and Performance — Part 4 (or why Chuck and EMC are deathly afraid of us)

    We have recently suffered through several blog posts from Chuck Hollis, EMC’s chief blogger and strategist on loan to VMware.  Chuck released these blog posts to coincide with (and distract from) our first .NEXT user conference in Miami earlier this month.  We declined to respond to them at the time.  Our company was proud to be launching […]

  • Nutanix launches WebScale Wish for Non-profits

    This week, Nutanix launched a very cool program designed to give back to the community.  Three non-profits will receive free Nutanix equipment (total retail value approx $500,000) to help them makeover/improve their datacenter. Head here to nominate a non-profit (or join the program if you are a non-profit). Great to see us giving back after […]

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    Goodbye Dual Controller Arrays. Hyperconvergence meets All Flash.

    Say goodbye to your dual controller storage arrays. Flash has made high performing clustered storage systems a reality.  With Nutanix’s NX-9000 series announcement, webscale and hyperconverged architectures now have the capability to handle the most demanding workloads with large working sets. Hyperconvergence.  Webscale.  Meet All Flash. This announcement is a huge step forward for the […]

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    Nutanix Support for Exchange on NFS

    In light of our recent whitepaper on Best Practices for Microsoft Exchange, I wanted to point out our official support statement for Microsoft Exchange on VMware datastores backed by NFS: — Nutanix support for Microsoft Exchange in a VMware virtual environment running on VMDKs backed by an NFS datastore Versions affected all Description This statement […]

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    REVIEW: WebScale Joe to the Rescue!

    As an video game-addict and hyperconverged infrastructure afficianado, I can’t help but appreciate the latest release from @langonej ‘s innovational development studio, “WebScale Joe: The Game“.  In this homage to 8-bit classics, WebScale Joe crushes SAN zombies, boot storms, and the notorious single-point of failure (SPOF) PCIe card to bring performance and scalability back to user […]

Cloud Geek, Company Builder, Gamer, and Entrepeneur

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1268198584550505870

Nutanix vs. VSAN Price and Performance — Part 4 (or why Chuck and EMC are deathly afraid of us)

We have recently suffered through several blog posts from Chuck Hollis, EMC’s chief blogger and strategist on loan to VMware.  Chuck released these blog posts to coincide with (and distract from) our first .NEXT user conference in Miami earlier this month.  We declined to respond to them at the time.  Our company was proud to be launching […]

Nutanix launches WebScale Wish for Non-profits

This week, Nutanix launched a very cool program designed to give back to the community.  Three non-profits will receive free Nutanix equipment (total retail value approx $500,000) to help them makeover/improve their datacenter. Head here to nominate a non-profit (or join the program if you are a non-profit). Great to see us giving back after […]

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Goodbye Dual Controller Arrays. Hyperconvergence meets All Flash.

Say goodbye to your dual controller storage arrays. Flash has made high performing clustered storage systems a reality.  With Nutanix’s NX-9000 series announcement, webscale and hyperconverged architectures now have the capability to handle the most demanding workloads with large working sets. Hyperconvergence.  Webscale.  Meet All Flash. This announcement is a huge step forward for the […]

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Nutanix Support for Exchange on NFS

In light of our recent whitepaper on Best Practices for Microsoft Exchange, I wanted to point out our official support statement for Microsoft Exchange on VMware datastores backed by NFS: — Nutanix support for Microsoft Exchange in a VMware virtual environment running on VMDKs backed by an NFS datastore Versions affected all Description This statement […]

webscale_joe

REVIEW: WebScale Joe to the Rescue!

As an video game-addict and hyperconverged infrastructure afficianado, I can’t help but appreciate the latest release from @langonej ‘s innovational development studio, “WebScale Joe: The Game“.  In this homage to 8-bit classics, WebScale Joe crushes SAN zombies, boot storms, and the notorious single-point of failure (SPOF) PCIe card to bring performance and scalability back to user […]

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Competitors that don’t understand Storage Performance or Fair Play

I don’t get much time to blog these days… but I recently came across an article and some tweets touting how much faster a smaller competitors VDI appliance was than Nutanix… and more tweets saying that Nutanix shouldn’t even publish our performance data. This inspired me to write a post. In the article and these tweets, […]