CAPRE’s Data Center Round Up for November 26, 2019

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Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in the data center industry for November 26, 2019: Tarkan Maner joins Nutanix as Chief Commercial Officer: Nutanix has appointed Tarkan Maner as Chief Commercial Officer, where he will lead Nutanix’s global business development and corporate development efforts, with a focus on strategic partnerships, alliances, system integrators, and service providers. Maner’s responsibilities will include leading critical hybrid cloud-focused strategy and product teams including Nutanix’s core virtualisation platform (AHV), software-defined networking, and some of the key hybrid cloud services: End User Computing (Xi Frame), Database-as-a-Service (Era), DR-as-a-Service (Xi Leap), Xi Partner Network (XPN), and Solutions Engineering. AT&T Extends 5G Leadership Across the US: AT&T is putting the pieces in motion to bring 5G service to tens of millions of consumers and businesses this year, ahead of plans to offer nationwide 5G in the first half of 2020. In the coming weeks, their 5G network will launch over low-band spectrum in the Indianapolis, Pittsburgh, Providence, R.I., Rochester, N.Y., and San Diego market areas. We also plan to launch in several more markets, including Boston, Las Vegas, Milwaukee, New York City, San Francisco, Birmingham, AL., Bridgeport, CT., Buffalo, NY, Louisville, KY, San Jose, CA and others. Zoom Expands with Equinix to Future-Proof and Scale Its Video-First, Cloud-Native Architecture: Zoom Video Communications will leverage Platform Equinix to expand its globally distributed footprint in order to support the company's worldwide growth objectives. Zoom has become…