SOURCE: Nutanix


May 06, 2013 09:00 ET

Nutanix Named "Cool Vendor" by Analyst Firm Gartner

"Cool Vendor" Report Recognizes the Most Innovative, Impactful Vendors in the Server Market

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - May 6, 2013) -  Nutanix, the leading provider of hyper-efficient, massively scalable and elegantly simple datacenter infrastructure solutions, today announced that it has been recognized as a "Cool Vendor" in the report "Cool Vendors in the Server Market, 2013"1 by Gartner, Inc.

According to the report, "Through the remainder of the decade, the pace of innovation and change in the server market will be more disruptive than ever. Whether they're looking to increase densities� lower costs� or converge servers, storage and networking, IT leaders will need to get a handle on this volatile vendor market."

"We are honored to be recognized by Gartner as a Cool Vendor," said Howard Ting, vice president of marketing at Nutanix. "By combining server and storage components in a compact and powerful datacenter building-block, Nutanix is able to deliver a massively scalable platform at an extremely competitive price point that is painless to use. Nutanix eliminates the need for a SAN, streamlines the datacenter and has brought innovation to the server market for the first time in many years."

As the fastest growing enterprise infrastructure company of the past decade, Nutanix's breakthrough approach to datacenter architecture is radically simple compared to traditional datacenter infrastructures and includes the following features and benefits:

  • Deploys in under 30 minutes, providing rapid time to value;
  • Scales linearly and predictably;
  • Leverages powerful commodity hardware;
  • Reduces cost and complexity;
  • Runs all workloads; and,
  • Delivers advanced, enterprise-class storage capabilities.

For more on Nutanix or its converged infrastructure solution, please visit:

About Nutanix
Nutanix provides datacenter infrastructure solutions that are hyper-efficient, massively scalable and elegantly simple. The award-winning Nutanix Virtual Computing Platform has disrupted the market by seamlessly and natively converging compute and storage in a single appliance. Headquartered in San Jose, Calif. with offices and authorized solution providers throughout the world, Nutanix is privately held and backed by top-tier VC firms. For more information, visit

About Gartner Cool Vendors
Each year, Gartner identifies new Cool Vendors in key technology areas and publishes a series of research reports highlighting these innovative vendors and their products and services. The annual reports highlight emerging vendors that provide innovative technologies warranting attention from prospective customers. For more information, visit

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1 Gartner "Cool Vendors in the Server Market, 2013" by Andrew Butler, Carl Claunch, Mark A. Margevicius and George J. Weiss, May 1, 2013.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Suzanne Block
    Bateman Group for Nutanix
    Tel: 415-503-1818
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