Nutanix Certifies on Cloudera Enterprise, Joining Forces To Create Simplified Big Data Enterprise Clouds
Nutanix® (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced that its Enterprise Cloud Platform software has been certified to run Cloudera Enterprise workloads through the Cloudera Certified Technology Program. Through this certification, joint customers can reduce management complexity and derive more value by deploying and managing their Cloudera analytics workloads on the market’s leading hyperconverged software platform. IT leaders can now run intensive big data jobs in their own private cloud datacenter, adding a new level of flexibility to their IT infrastructure without sacrificing the simplicity and scalability typically associated with public cloud services.
Also, this from a William Blair analyst:
*Nutanix (NASDAQ:NTNX) shares are up 4.08% premarket after positive comments from William Blair analyst Jason Ader.
*Ader says value-added reseller (VAR) checks show Nutanix will have a “very strong” October quarter featuring large deals.
*The analyst expects Nutanix to move towards an all-software model in “near future.”
The shares are now up 10% today.