Prominent Executives and Thought Leaders to Share Insight on Multi-Cloud Era at .NEXT 2019

Jessica Alba, Mark Hamill and Mike Reiss join Nutanix at its fifth annual user conference

SAN JOSE, Calif.--()--Nutanix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTNX) a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced its final speaker lineup for .NEXT Conference 2019, the company’s fifth annual Americas user conference dedicated to cloud and datacenter innovation. The event will take place May 7-9, 2019 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA.

This year marks the 10th anniversary since Nutanix was founded. Thousands of IT pros will be part of the company’s celebration, and have the opportunity to explore 100+ unique sessions ranging from hyperconverged infrastructure to hybrid clouds and IoT to AI. It is quickly becoming one of the industry’s leading events for education and inspiration on the latest technologies, strategies, and best practices for building hybrid clouds and modern datacenters.

Speakers this year include:

  • Jessica Alba, Actress and Founder of The Honest Co.
  • Mark Hamill, Actor, Voice Actor and Writer
  • Mike Reiss, “The Simpsons” Comedy Writer and Author
  • Dr. Ayanna Howard, Professor & Chair of the School of Interactive Computing, Georgia Institute of Tech
  • Deepak Malhotra, Eli Goldston Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School
  • Gene Kim, DevOps Author, Researcher, and Founder of IT Revolution
  • Art Langer, Professor at Columbia University
  • Sir Ranulph Fiennes, World Explorer, Fundraiser and Author
  • Mike Robbins, Author and Thought Leader
  • Philip Davis, President of Hybrid IT and Chief Sales Officer for Hewlett Packard Enterprise

.NEXT Conference 2019 will once again provide the opportunity for hands-on labs, certifications, and expert sessions delivered by both customer and technology professionals on a broad range of topics from organizations like Cardlytics, County of San Mateo, International Speedway Corporation, Autodesk, T-Mobile and more.

Nutanix will also hold its annual .NEXT Awards to recognize IT visionaries and leaders who are transforming their organizations with innovative enterprise cloud and infrastructure initiatives.

Supporting .NEXT Conference 2019 is an impressive list of 90+ sponsors, including platinum sponsors Carahsoft, Dell EMC, HYCU, Infoblox, Intel, Lenovo, Veeam, and for the first time, Hewlett Packard Enterprise.


The conference is almost sold out at 7,000 attendees. To register visit: Members of the media interested in attending should contact


“We are thrilled to bring our annual Americas conference to Anaheim for the first time, where attendees will experience great weather, thought-provoking speakers and the latest insights in datacenter and cloud technologies. As with every year, our goal is to bring people together to network and take innovative best practices back to their companies. This year is extra special, as we’ll be celebrating our 10 year anniversary as a company. I can’t think of a better place to do so than at .NEXT, surrounded by believers, builders and dreamers,” said Julie O’Brien, senior vice president of corporate marketing, Nutanix.

About Nutanix

Nutanix is a global leader in cloud software and hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, making infrastructure invisible so that IT can focus on the applications and services that power their business. Companies around the world use Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS software to bring one-click application management and mobility across public, private and distributed edge clouds so they can run any application at any scale with a dramatically lower total cost of ownership. The result is organizations that can rapidly deliver a high-performance IT environment on demand, giving application owners a true cloud-like experience. Learn more at or follow us on Twitter @nutanix.

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Jennifer Massaro
Director, Global Public Relations
(408) 309-6886


Jennifer Massaro
Director, Global Public Relations
(408) 309-6886