Hewlett-Packard Enterprise will acquire Plexxi, a hyperconverged network vendor, to expand its software-defined computing and storage offerings for software-defined networks. "Building on last year's SimpliVity acquisition, Plexxi will enable us to deliver the industry's only hyperconverged offering that incorporates compute, storage and data fabric networking into a single solution, with a single management interface and support," says Sarwar Raza, HPE's vice president of strategy for its software-defined and cloud group.
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