Breaking Analysis: HPE Buys SimpliVity for $650 Million
Client Success specialist Sam Kahane (@sam_kahane) and theCUBE host/Wikibon Senior Analyst Stu Miniman (@stu) about the acquisition of SimpliVity by HPE for $650 Million in cash.
Sam and Stu talk about the technology and financials of the acquisition, plus how this move on the ecosystem chess board will impact Dell EMC, Nutanix, Lenovo, Cisco, and startups.
SimpliVity is known in the industry as software-defined, hyper-converged infrastructure, these systems bring together servers, storage and networking to handle tasks inside data centers much more simply than traditional silos of infrastructure.
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