Cut the Noise Podcast Episode 2

vcdx133 Yesterday, Episode 2 of the RoundTower “Cut the Noise” podcast was released.  This podcast can be streamed from iTunes, SoundCloud, Google Play and Stitcher.

Show summary: Michael Webster, Manager – Business Critical Apps Team, and Josh Odgers, Staff Solution Architect, from Nutanix join Byron Schaller and myself from RoundTower to discuss all things Home Lab, Performance and Nutanix.

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Cut the Noise Podcast

vcdx133 Over the last month I have been working with my colleagues within RoundTower to build the “Cut the Noise” podcast“Cut the Noise” is the platform that RoundTower uses for providing advice to our customers as their trusted advisors.

This podcast can be streamed from iTunes, SoundCloud, Google Play and Stitcher.

The intention is to release a 30-45 minute podcast episode every month where we have an honest, interesting and transparent conversation with our guests regarding their area of expertise.

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Cisco UCS now supports Nutanix

vcdx133 Today Nutanix and Cisco have announced their support of the Nutanix Acropolis software solution on the Cisco UCS platform (C-series only).  This is not an OEM deal, but a “Meet in the Channel” deal, where the partner is responsible for building and configuring the platform at the customer site.

The sorry story of Cisco’s foray into the storage market is pretty woeful with Whiptail and Springpath.  It is good to see them making a great storage decision for once.  Albeit, Nutanix is more than Software-Defined Storage now with their Enterprise Cloud vision.

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