Nutanix (http://www.nutanix.com/), the leading provider of next-generation data centre infrastructure solutions, today announced it has signed an original equipment manufacturing (OEM) agreement with Dell to offer a new family of converged infrastructure appliances based on Nutanix Web-scale technology. The combination of Nutanix's groundbreaking software running on Dell's industry-leading servers delivers a flexible, scale-out platform that brings IT simplicity to modern data centres. The Nutanix and Dell collaboration is designed from the ground up to deliver innovative Web-scale technology to enterprises of any size. The agreement also includes joint sales, marketing, support and service investments, as well as alignment of product roadmaps.
The new Dell XC Series of Web-scale Converged Appliances will be built with Nutanix software running on Dell PowerEdge servers, and will be available in multiple variants to meet a wide range of price and performance options. The appliances will deliver high-performance converged infrastructure ideal for powering a broad spectrum of popular enterprise use cases, including virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), virtualised business applications, multi-hypervisor environments and more. Nutanix's Web-scale software runs on all popular virtualisation hypervisors, including
"Nutanix is a recognised leader in the converged infrastructure market with a software-driven offering that fits with Dell's efforts to redefine data centre economics and simplify IT for our customers," said
"Dell is a worldclass leader in servers, storage and networking, and has established itself as a valuable IT partner for many of the world's largest organisations," said
Web-scale infrastructure is fundamentally a new approach to designing, deploying and managing data centres that are radically simple and efficient. Web-scale architectures and technologies were pioneered in large cloud and Web companies – such as
To highlight the influence of Web-scale technologies in enterprise data centres, Nutanix hosts a Web-Scale Wednesday Webinar (with on-demand access throughout the week, see resources below). This interactive and educational industry event brings together Web-scale experts from virtualisation, infrastructure and cloud companies to discuss how recent developments are changing the course of enterprise IT. See the link in the resources section below for a complete agenda of
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