Innovation or Iteration

The word “innovation” gets thrown around a lot these days. I wouldn’t blame anyone if the word now evokes a gag reflex similar to how we all eventually reacted to “cloud” a few years back. Every product and presentation seemed to be reworked to make it appear it was a “cloud” product. It made sense […]

Cheers to a New Year!

For those of us old enough to remember Y2K, it’s hard to believe we are already in 2018. Just a scant 19 years ago we worried that the world would end when computers were asked to switch centuries on their internal clocks from 19## to 20##. ‘Future proofing’ was not a concept embraced by computer […]

Happy Holidays from the Plexxi Team

It’s the holidays and the New Year is upon us. For many of us it means a quiet week at the office with a lot of leftovers, long lunches and cookies to tempt us. It is a good time for reflection and re-setting both at home and at work. And here in New England, it […]

Consider the Human Side of IT

Artificial intelligence, virtual reality, software-defined networking, Hyperconverged Infrastructure, the cloud. These are all technological advancements intended to improve how IT systems and operations work, to give the business better agility and reduced costs, and ultimately to give end-users a new and better experience.  Quite often, however, IT’s creators and consumers alike lose sight of the […]

Video: Plexxi HCN for HCI

Remember the good ole days when there was no traffic and it took you less than 1 hour to get to/from work? Me neither. I remember bad traffic on highways with construction because they were being widened to accommodate more traffic and increased population (hello Boston Big Dig that never seems to end). But now […]

Analysis, Insight & Control – Three Keys to Network Optimization

“Set-it-and-forget-it.”  We hear this phrase all the time. In consumer land, the phrase is used extensively to promote product simplicity and reliability. But ask yourself, “is there anything in the world of IT that is truly set-it-and-forget-it?” With all of the complexity, variables, and churn inherent in IT infrastructure, how can you simply put your […]

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 […]