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CRN's 2018 Products Of The Year

CRN editors looked at the best new products and major updates of 2018 and then turned to solution providers to choose the winners based on technology, revenue and profit opportunities, and customer demand.

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HYPER-CONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE

NUTANIX ERA

WINNER: OVERALL

Nutanix’s innovation engine is roaring as the hyper-converged infrastructure pioneer recently launched new offerings for channel partners to drive recurring revenue, which includes Nutanix Era. The Platform-as-a-Service system provides automated database provisioning and life-cycle management, extending Nutanix’s Enterprise Cloud OS software stack beyond core Infrastructure-as-a-Service capabilities for private cloud environments to platform-layer services that bring one-click simplicity to database operations. The product gives partners the ability to move up the stack with Nutanix, said Clive Anthony, senior partner and business manager for software-defined data center at Merrimack, N.H.-based Connection. “Nutanix is coming out with some really game-changing, groundbreaking technologies. They’re making their customers rethink how they buy, procure and utilize IT,” Anthony said.

Subcategory Winner—Technology: HPE SimpliVity 2600 

Joining Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s SimpliVity 380 is the HPE SimpliVity 2600, a hyper-converged offering that is optimized for space-constrained deployments. The system provides everything needed to run virtual machines in a compact chassis, enabling simplified scale-up of storage and compute.

Finalist: Cisco HyperFlex 3.0 

The 3.0 software release for Cisco HyperFlex features upgrades such as support for Microsoft Hyper-V, stretch clusters and containers. The software also provides new multi-cloud services for enabling the deployment, monitoring and management of applications in any cloud.

Finalist: Dell EMC VxRail Updates 

Recent enhancements to Dell EMC’s VxRail hyper-converged infrastructure offering included a move to synchronize the release of updated versions with releases of VMware vSAN, along with the introduction of new VMware-validated designs to support disaster recovery on VMware Cloud-based infrastructures.

Finalist: Scale Computing HC3 

Scale Computing’s turnkey HC3 hyper-converged infrastructure offering allows users to mix and match different nodes in a highavailability cluster that scales from three to eight nodes, with the ability to centrally manage up to 25 clusters.

 
 
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