Is Nutanix a VMware copycat?

“When Nutanix has gone down stack to try to build their own hypervisor, across stack to build their own networking, and now going upstack to compete against Horizon—we view it as sort of a copycat, wannabe VMware move.”

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The rise of native virtualization

"Desire is irrelevant. I am a machine."

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Virtualization as a stand-alone product has had an incredible run the past 15 years and has transformed IT across the globe. But server virtualization, like storage deduplication and compression before it, has morphed from stand-alone product to standard feature. As I predicted back in a 2015 < ...
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Thoughts on Nutanix’s New Customer Success Division

[caption id="attachment_1247" align="aligncenter" width="163"] Google Images[/caption] Most organizations deploy Nutanix either to facilitate individual use cases or as a strategic platform. The strategic approach more quickly moves IT out of legacy infrastructure and  better positions IT to achieve business objectives such as digital transformation. But successful strategic deployments require much planning, preparation and thoughtful execution. Nutanix initiated the Customer Success division to assist customers with strategic migra ...
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