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SMBs Reap the Rewards of SDDCs | @CloudExpo [#Cloud]

The SMB market opportunity is huge. Currently, SMBs represent 44% of the total IT spend worldwide

SMBs Reap the Rewards of SDDCs

The SMB market opportunity is huge.

Currently, SMBs represent 44% of the total IT spend worldwide, a figure that Gartner predicts will cross the trillion dollar mark by 2015.

That's some serious cash -- yet a market that  traditional storage and virtualization players have practically ignored. Just because these businesses don’t have 10,000 employees, doesn’t mean they don’t have sizable data center needs. In fact, the data centers in these organizations rival what many large enterprises had just a few years ago.

That's where we come in. The NIMBOXX data–center–in–a–box is exactly what these businesses are looking for to ease the pain of going virtual using more costly, fragmented, proprietary solutions that have dominated the market until now.

Today we're proud to announce that another innovative company has taken the step toward the software-defined data center, using NIMBOXX. Professional Civil Process (PCP), a leading Texas process server and trusted partner to the legal community for more than 35 years, has deployed the NIMBOXX hyper-converged infrastructure technology to virtualize PCP’s data center.

They selected NIMBOXX for its high performance, ease of use and teams that's "a pleasure to work with", not to mention, ". . . icing on the cake that we won’t spend a dime on hypervisors from VMware or Microsoft.” For more info, read the press release here.

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David Cauthron is founder and CTO at NIMBOXX, responsible for product direction and delivery. David is a seasoned technologist with recognized expertise in information technology, telecommunications and datacenter integration. Prior to founding NIMBOXX, David was chief technology officer at Galactic Computing Corporation where he was responsible for the technical and architectural vision of the supercomputer manufacturer. He has also held key development roles at Neutility, Inc. and Chainworks, Inc.

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