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Citrix-Nutanix vs VMware-EMC, Oracle-Xsigo?

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Will Citrix Systems (NASDAQ: CTXS) buy Nutanix — setting up a data center storage war with EMC and VMware? That’s the latest virtualization acquisition rumor. The Citrix-Nutanix chatter follows VMware’s Nicira buyout, Oracle’s Xsigo purchase, and Cisco Systems’ investment in Insieme. Bottom line: Big technology companies are trying to buy their way into the virtualized storage and virtualized networking markets. But will Citrix really be the latest company to open its wallet? The VAR Guy’s bet is “no.” Sure, rumors about a Citrix-Nutanix deal hav (IT news)