Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Helps Xiaomi Deliver Innovation

BEIJING–()–Nutanix (NASDAQ:NTNX), a pacesetter in enterprise cloud computing, in the present day introduced that Xiaomi, the world’s fifth largest smartphone maker, has addressed long-standing storage efficiency points by changing its legacy three-tier IT infrastructure with the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform.

Despite early adoption of virtualisation, the legacy three-tier infrastructure internet hosting Xiaomi’s enterprise vital purposes together with Microsoft Exchange, MS SQL Server and SAP Business Suite, was struggling to deal with exponential progress in demand. The conventional SAN storage was rapidly recognized as the principle bottleneck, even after upgrading to all-flash arrays. By switching to the extremely scalable and sturdy Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform with distributed storage structure, Xiaomi managed to take away the long-standing points. As a end result, the smartphone maker has dramatically improved the efficiency of business-critical workloads whereas delivering return on funding (ROI) and financial savings via Nutanix Prism, a single administration pane for each compute and storage assets.

The choice by Xiaomi to exchange its complete three-tier infrastructure with the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform was taken after an intensive aggressive evaluation and a two-month testing. According to Wu Jiaqing, Head of the Xiaomi System Group, Infrastructure Architecture Department, “The benefits were both immediate and substantial.”

“Following the installation of the new Nutanix platform we have seen an immediate 200% leap in data throughput,” Wu Jiaqing reported. “In addition, we’ve seen an equally impressive three-fold reduction in latency with huge knock-on effects when it comes to deploying new applications – now being measured in hours instead of weeks.”

Xiaomi has additionally considerably lowered the bodily occupancy and energy consumption of its information centres, with a 70% discount in rack occupancy and 30% saving in cooling and energy necessities. Additionally, the Nutanix resolution, with its simplicity and comfort of administration, has halved the workload of IT assist workers, permitting them to dedicate extra time and power to enterprise innovation.

“For companies considering a virtualisation platform or building an on-premise cloud, Nutanix is the best choice for both technology and application,” mentioned Wu Jiaqing. “The outstanding performance, easy management and quick deployment of the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform has enabled us to finally address our storage issues and make some very impressive savings. More importantly, it has allowed the business to focus on what it does best – innovating for the benefits of our customers.”

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