As the year closes, news has emerged that Nutanix Inc, a vendor of hyper-converged solutions has finally filed an S-1 with the US SEC for an Initial Public Offering (IPO), presumably to happen in early 2016.  There are rumours that the timing was chosen as “a good time to bury bad news” (a reference to the poor decision making skills of Jo Moore, special advisor to the Blair government in 2001).  However, are things really as bleak for Nutanix as this and other articles point out?

Financials

From a financial perspective,…