PlexxiPulse – Hyperconvergence? We’ve got you covered

Let’s talk about the network. Today, we are relying increasingly on the network to connect both servers and storage elements to servers. But for decades the network was used to connect client desktops to servers. The question remains if the networking we knew back then can handle today’s challenges. With the emergence of hyperconverged infrastructure […]

Is Your Network Aware of Your Infrastructure – It Should Be…

In a previous blog post, I talked about Plexxi’s network awareness of applications and infrastructure. I talked about how this awareness can make many network operations dynamic and transparent to the IT administrator. I also discussed how awareness can enhance infrastructure agility by making it easier to recognize and quickly respond to events. Awareness, by […]

Plexxi Showcases Plexxi HCN at Nutanix .NEXT Conference

WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 26, 2017 – Plexxi, a pioneer of hyperconverged networking (HCN), today announced enhanced network integration with the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform. Plexxi, a Nutanix Elevate Partner and Gold Sponsor of this week’s Nutanix .NEXT Conference in Washington, D.C., will demonstrate the power and agility of its hyperconverged network fabric to provide […]

PlexxiPulse – Join us at .NEXT 2017!

The 2017 Nutanix .NEXT Conference is only a few days away, and we couldn’t be more excited. This year, I’ll be co-presenting with Nutanix’s networking security specialist engineer, Yuan Wang. We’ll be discussing Plexxi HCNTM  integration with Nutanix — and demonstrating the automation and integrated network visualization that our combined solutions provide to customers. Our […]

Plexxi Co-Founder, Mat Mathews to Speak at Nutanix .NEXT Conference

Nashua, NH – June 20, 2017 – Plexxi, a pioneer of hyperconverged networking (HCN), today announced that Plexxi Co-Founder and VP of Product Management, Mat Mathews, will be a featured speaker at the Nutanix .NEXT Conference on June 28. Mathews, an industry-recognized networking veteran and thought-leader, has been instrumental in driving Plexxi’s strategy of tight […]

Plexxi Connect for Nutanix Prism Demo

Demo: Plexxi Connect Pack for Nutanix Plexxi Hyper Converged Network (HCN) automatically discovers Nutanix infrastructure and dynamically re-provisions the fabric in response to Nutanix compute and storage events, ensuring high performance and service quality for diverse applications and workloads, while making optimal use of network capacity. Click to start the demo in a new browser […]

Hyperconvergence is Hot – Can Your Network Take the Heat?

Sometimes it seems that the more things change, the more they remain the same.  Back in the day, when Sun Microsystems was flying-high selling leading-edge, distributed computing solutions, the company’s tagline was, “The Network is the Computer.” To many at the time, this was a foreign concept (wasn’t the network just a set of wires […]

The Network Knows – Let It Help You

  Hey, Brian here. In my inaugural blog, I talked about the technology trifecta of hyperconverged compute, storage, and networking, and how I think Plexxi represents a critical next phase of networking. That discussion, as well as my occasional dabbling in autonomous robotics, got me thinking about the accelerated pace of change in automation technology, […]

Plexxi Drives Network Innovation with New Switch and Software Releases

NASHUA, N.H. – June 13, 2017 – Plexxi, a pioneer of Hyperconverged Networking (HCN), today announced the introduction of its new Switch 3eq Ethernet (for 25/50/100 GbE) switches, and the latest versions of its Plexxi Control (software-defined network fabric control) and Plexxi Connect (integration and workflow automation) software, including an enhanced Nutanix Integration Pack. Now Nutanix customers can […]