Takeaways from VMUG in Chicago

Last week, I had the opportunity to travel to Chicago to attend the VMware User Group conference. It was a great event where I had the opportunity to meet and speak with many server, storage and network team members. One point that struck me was that the importance of the network is becoming clearer to […]

PlexxiPulse—The Key to Hyperconverged Success

Earlier this week, my colleague Bob Noel wrote a blog post on converged networking. As industry buzz surrounding hyperconvergance gets louder and louder, it is important to take into account the network that underpins these hyperconverged systems of tomorrow. Here at Plexxi we know that the network has to be more dynamic, innovative and agile […]

The Hyperconverged Reality of Tomorrow

For a while now we’ve been hearing a lot of buzz about hyperconverged systems and we’ve been following it closely. We think what’s missing from these conversations is how critical the network is to the sustained success of these systems. In our quest to build a simply better network, our key focus is on how […]

PlexxiPulse—A Funding Frenzy

This week, we announced that we have raised a $35 million round of financing. The round was led by a new investor with participation from our existing investors (Lightspeed Venture Partners, Matrix Partners and North Bridge Venture Partners) bringing our total funding to $83 million. The capital raised will fuel the expansion of our sales, […]

Plexxi Raises $35 Million to Transform Networks for a New IT Era

Funding paves the way for Plexxi to extend lead in next-generation datacenter build-out NASHUA, N.H. – Sept. 14, 2015 — Plexxi, a pioneering next-generation converged networking company and SDN market leader, today announced that it has raised a $35 million round of financing to continue the company’s rapid growth in the software-defined agile datacenter market. […]

PlexxiPulse—Reflections on VMworld

VMworld was buzzing last week. I was impressed by the focus on delivering solutions that help accelerate the deployment of workloads this year—a definite shift from years past. It was great to see demonstrations of solutions in action and the impact they have on their customers. There were a few things that made an impression […]

5 Takeaways from a Week at #VMWorld

Another VMworld has come and gone. 23,000 people at this year’s VMWorld at the Moscone Center seemed to push the limits with standing room only at sessions and coffee in high demand, but the show was well run and the solution exchange was hopping. I was glad to see less marketing rhetoric around private vs. […]

PlexxiPulse—Happy Labor Day!

Wishing you a safe and happy Labor Day from the entire team here at Plexxi. Enjoy the celebrations this weekend! Below please find a few of our top picks for our favorite news articles of the week. Enjoy! Enterprise Networking Planet: With SDN, Programmability is the Point By Arthur Cole Software Defined Networking (SDN) is […]