In case you missed it, last week we debuted our first blog post highlighting the latest success stories of some of our top customers. This series will explore the challenges that enterprises experience with their current data center infrastructures and why and how Plexxi is the solution to support their applications and data of the future. After all, Plexxi is much more than just the top of rack solution for HCI deployments. With Plexxi HCN, there is no limit to its scalability and agility, and for our customers, this is a game changer.
We are fortunate to have great customers and are excited to be able to feature these partnership stories. Stay tuned to the Plexxi blog over the coming weeks for more.
Below please find a few of our top picks for our favorite news articles of the week.
RCR Wireless News: Merging the best of the cloud and the network (Reality Check)
By Nick Cadwgan
We are at the beginning of a revolution that is changing how we live, work and relate to each other. According to Professor Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum, we are entering the 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR). Connecting everyone and everything requires a transformation to an agile, cognitive, sensing, self-learning and programmable network that pushes the boundaries of technology to create the desired immersive, life-changing experiences.
Computer Weekly: Net gain? Why networks matter when it comes to hyper-convergence
By Christian Annesley
With the rise and rise of hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) in many enterprise contexts, is network management getting much easier? Not always, not yet – but there’s plenty to explore in the idea. HCI, remember, has gained profile – and market share – as an out-of-the-box proposition that marries virtual servers, storage and networking to provide a seamless view of the enterprise IT stack. But is that marriage really as convenient as it sounds?
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