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Cool Vendors for Compute Platforms, 2016

Published: 26 April 2016

ID: G00301053

Analyst(s): Philip Dawson , George J. Weiss , Andrew Butler


The rapid adoption of containers and "software defined" abstraction from hardware have created renewed interest in server and virtualization technology. The following Cool Vendors seek to guide I&O leaders how to assess and expand server functionality beyond traditional OSs and hypervisors.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • HTBase
  • Nimbix
  • Springpath
  • StarWind
  • Yottabyte
  • Where Are They Now?
    • Nimboxx

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