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Why Cisco won’t HyperFlex Nutanix

  Image by Google Images   “Obviously Nutanix is very influential among the first movers in this space, but it is almost in the same way that Netscape was influential in the browser and web server space.” – Todd Brannon, … Continue reading

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Why Nutanix isn’t singing the VSPEX Blues

[Author note: This article was published originally on Channel Disrupt on 2/3/2015] Does EMC’s announcement of VSPEX BLUE pose a roadblock to Nutanix’s record-setting momentum?  It’s actually the opposite. Nutanix is not going to revolutionize the $73B server and storage … Continue reading

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Dell VDI-bundled XC Series appliances vs. white box + VSAN

Wikibon’s Dave Floyer published an excellent article today featuring an in-depth economic comparison of two approaches to VDI. In the left corner are the new Dell XC Series Web-scale Converged Appliance models targeted at VDI use cases. Floyer refers to … Continue reading

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