RESEARCH PAPER: Transforming Database Operations With Nutanix And HPE

By Matt Kimball, Patrick Moorhead - May 26, 2022

Data and automation - automation of business processes that can acquire, transform, and act on data to deliver outcomes - are the key to success in the digitized economy. Businesses today demand the cloud-like agility and cloud-like economics of automated IT infrastructure and databases delivered as a service.

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Table Of Contents

  • Executive Summary
  • Digital Transformation Requires Database Operations Transformation
  • Nutanix Era - A Deeper Look At Database-As-A-Service
  • Era - A DoubleClick
  • Nutanix And HPE - True Database As A Service
  • Security - The Hidden Cost And Hidden Savings
  • MI&S Perspective
  • Figure 1: Nutanix Era - Database As A Service
  • Figure 2: Era Architecture
  • Figure 3: HPE GreenLake & Nutanix
  • Figure 4: HPE ProLiant DX385 By The Numbers

Companies Cited

  • AMD
  • HPE
  • Microsoft
  • MySQL
  • Nutanix
  • Oracle
  • Postgres
  • VMware
Matthew Kimball
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Matt Kimball is a Moor Insights & Strategy senior datacenter analyst covering servers and storage. Matt’s 25 plus years of real-world experience in high tech spans from hardware to software as a product manager, product marketer, engineer and enterprise IT practitioner.  This experience has led to a firm conviction that the success of an offering lies, of course, in a profitable, unique and targeted offering, but most importantly in the ability to position and communicate it effectively to the target audience.

Patrick Moorhead
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Patrick founded the firm based on his real-world world technology experiences with the understanding of what he wasn’t getting from analysts and consultants. Ten years later, Patrick is ranked #1 among technology industry analysts in terms of “power” (ARInsights)  in “press citations” (Apollo Research). Moorhead is a contributor at Forbes and frequently appears on CNBC. He is a broad-based analyst covering a wide variety of topics including the cloud, enterprise SaaS, collaboration, client computing, and semiconductors. He has 30 years of experience including 15 years of executive experience at high tech companies (NCR, AT&T, Compaq, now HP, and AMD) leading strategy, product management, product marketing, and corporate marketing, including three industry board appointments.