Brocade teams up with Nutanix
- 27 January, 2016 10:38
Networking solutions provider, Brocade, has formed an alliance with Nutanix to help enterprises deploy hyper-converged infrastructures.
According to the companies, Brocade VDX switches have received Nutanix Ready validation demonstrating solution compatibility and interoperability with Nutanix systems.
Nutanix said by deploying the Nutanix Xtreme Computing Platform (XCP) and Brocade VDX switches with Brocade VCS Fabric technology delivers capabilities specific to virtualization and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and Big Data analytics.
Brocade senior director for A/NZ, Gary Denman, claimed Brocade fabrics are ideal for highly virtualized environments with high levels of automation that mirror the deployment and scale-out advantages of Nutanix.
“We’re excited to partner with Nutanix to help the enterprise and mid-market deploy hyper-converged infrastructure that delivers simplicity and agility. The Nutanix Ready validation will provide our joint customers with confidence as they deploy our combined technologies,” he added.
Nutanix vice president of business development and alliances, Venugopal Pai, said Brocade fabrics deploy and scale out with ease complementing Nutanix solutions that make Datacentre infrastructures invisible.
“The Brocade-Nutanix alliance extends beyond technology to a holistic partnering approach, ensuring customer and channel success for the long term,” he continued.