Nutanix had 16 patents in digitalization during Q4 2023. The patents filed by Nutanix Inc in Q4 2023 focus on systems and methods for database management, control planes, and object storage. These patents involve generating requests to a control plane for database operations, managing communication channels between control planes and database servers, controlling tenant access to specific database portions, registering database servers with a management system, and implementing lambda functions for object transformations in an object store. GlobalData’s report on Nutanix gives a 360-degreee view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

Nutanix grant share with digitalization as a theme is 43% in Q4 2023. Grant share is based on the ratio of number of grants to total number of patents.

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Application: Database server agent (Patent ID: US20230418639A1)

The patent filed by Nutanix Inc. describes a system and method for communication between a database server and a control plane using a dedicated communication connection. The system involves generating requests for operations on the database server, publishing these requests on the dedicated connection, receiving responses from the control plane, and executing operations based on these responses. The method includes steps such as modifying requests, routing responses, subscribing to communication topics, executing commands, and managing operations based on predetermined thresholds.

The system and method outlined in the patent aim to streamline communication and operation execution between database servers and a control plane by utilizing a dedicated communication connection with various topics for different types of information exchange. By efficiently handling requests, responses, commands, and operations, the system enhances the overall performance and management of database servers within a networked environment. The patent covers the technical implementation details of these processes, including the generation, modification, and routing of requests and responses, as well as the management of commands and operations to ensure optimal functionality and reliability in a distributed computing environment.

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