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Nutanix CEO Pandey Talks ‘Standing Up’ To VMware And ‘Archaic’ vTax

“Somebody had to respond to this bullying. The customers felt a little helpless because obviously they are running a business,” said Nutanix CEO Dheeraj Pandey, regarding his recent ‘Stop Being A Bully, VMware!’ blog post.

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What made you so upset about VMware reaching out to businesses?

Because it was unfair and unjust. And these customers, who just can’t swipe out a Dell hardware or VMware software or whatever, they are all just trying to do the right thing for their business. When they speak up, these things happen. On Reddit, for example, these things you can’t do much about because people are anonymous. It’s a fair place that keeps vendors honest, company’s honest, because you can’t report customers or threaten folks who are commenting on things. Then all of a sudden you apply it to a non-Reddit platform and here comes an email that says, ‘You better behave or else.’

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