Nutanix has grown quickly over the last 10 years to become one of the world’s leading hyperconvergence and multi-cloud solution providers.
South African customers and partners got the opportunity to hear more about the world of hybrid cloud and multi-cloud at the Nutanix .Next on Tour roadshow held in Sandton and Cape Town.
Kathy Gibson reports
Hybrid cloud now a reality for enterprises
Enterprises plan to aggressively shift investment to hybrid cloud architectures, with companies reporting steady and substantial hybrid deployment plans over the next five years.
This is one of the findings from Nutanix’s second Enterprise Cloud Index survey and research report, measuring enterprise progress with adopting private, hybrid and public clouds.
The vast majority of 2019 survey respondents (85%) selected hybrid cloud as their ideal IT operating model.
Secrets to business transformation success
Companies want to undertake a digital transformation journey for solid business reasons – engaging with customers, building competitive advantage, increasing revenue, implementing new data-driven models, and improving agility.
And CIOs are front and centre of achieving these goals, because business transformation depends on technology.
In fact, the technology at the heart of digital transformation impacts every aspect of the business, says Venugopal Pai, vice-president: customer success of Nutanix.
New infrastructure directions for African Bank
African Bank emerged from curatorship about five years ago with the daunting task of having to build an effectively new bank.
Part of the new business structure has been to develop a completely distributed IT environment based on Nutanix technology.
rAge keeps the games live with Nutanix
The rAge gaming expo is known for the LAN gaming, where gamers compete for the chance to be one of the up to 2 600 gamers taking part in games over the weekend.
Since last year, Nutanix has played a key role in keeping the LAN up and running at maximum performance.
With rAge taking place over a single weekend at an event venue, setup has to be right: once the doors open, there can be no downtime.
Partnership aims to optimise supply chain
Nutanix is partnering with the Hardis Group to deliver Vision Insights powered by Xi IoT, an solution to manage supply chain operations efficiency.
Available immediately, Vision Insights powered by Xi IoT is a supply chain optimisation solution comprised of Hardis Group Vision Insights software running as a container on the Nutanix Xi IoT platform.