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Nutanix Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure now available on AWS

Nutanix is making its technology available on Amazon Web Services. This is done through Nutanix Clusters – a hybrid cloud extension between on-premises data centres to public clouds to manage apps in the two environments without retooling. It will give customers better flexibility in how they manage applications. Nutanix, a leader in enterprise cloud computing, […]


How to navigate the rise of data democratization: A guide for IT architects

In the face of data complexity, IT architects are responsible for making sure the backend data plumbing is well-conceived, so data teams across the organization can effectively leverage data. François Sergot, Dataiku offers a guide to IT architects on how to navigate the rise of data democratization. IT architects work with teams across the organization, including […]


IBM Canada and Celero sign seven-year, multi-million dollar agreement

IBM and Celero, a leading solutions integrator for Canadian credit unions, have signed a seven-year, multi-million dollar strategic outsourcing agreement that will modernize and transform Celero’s data center and data center network environments, moving its infrastructure services on to a hybrid cloud environment. Through this agreement, Celero will significantly advance the digital banking technologies, cloud […]


Leaseweb’s five-year growth exceeds double the market average

Leaseweb, a leading hosting cloud company, has announced that the growth in its global hosting infrastructure and related network capacity has grown twice the market average. The accomplishment is attributed to a focused approach to grow the company’s global presence over five years and has seen Leaseweb achieve a 22% increase in data centre locations […]


Methodist Health System gains cost predictability with Cohesity on Cisco UCS

Methodist Health System serves the metropolitan-Omaha area in Nebraska. The health network deployed the jointly developed Cohesity on Cisco UCS data management solution for modern backup as well as Disaster Recovery to take advantage of more granular reporting, scale-out architecture and fast restores. Overview Methodist Health System is among the forward-looking healthcare providers modernizing IT infrastructure […]


Equinix expands Dallas Infomart Campus with new US$142 million data center

Equinix, a global interconnection and data center company, has announced the expansion of its Dallas Infomart Data Center campus with the opening of a new US$142M International Business Exchange (IBX) data center and the launch of its 5G and Edge Proof of Concept Center (POCC). The move supports the growing demand for companies to accelerate […]


Gigamon delivers comprehensive visibility for Nutanix-powered private cloud architectures

Gigamon, the company providing network visibility and analytics on all information-in-motion, has announced the general availability of its GigaVUE Cloud Suite for Nutanix. GigaVUE Cloud Suite for Nutanix is a validated joint solution for hyperconverged infrastructures (HCI) which resides completely in the private cloud. The solution allows the enterprise to optimise performance, improve security, minimise […]


Former Brocade CFO, Dan Fairfax, joins StorCentric Board of Advisors

StorCentric, a global provider of world-class and award-winning storage solutions, has announced it has added Dan Fairfax to its Board of Advisors. Fairfax brings over 25 years of technology experience, including executive roles at Brocade Communications Systems, acquired by Broadcom in 2017, and currently serves on the Board of Directors at Super Micro Computer (SMCI), […]


Digital Realty solution to support The Shadowserver Foundation in bolstering Internet security

Digital Realty, a leading global provider of data centre, colocation and interconnection solutions, announced it has reached an agreement with The Shadowserver Foundation to support the foundation’s data centre infrastructure needs at Digital Realty’s facility in Oakland, California.   The Shadowserver Foundation, a non-profit security organisation working to make the Internet secure for everyone, launched […]