Since AOS 5.5 the Self Service Portal and therefore the image management has moved to Prism Central. When you want to register a disk image from a VM from one of your AHV clusters to Prism Central you have to use the NFS path to the image. For example: nfs://<clusterip>/container_1/.acropolis/vmdisk/01c96451-1e72-4f0d-a8f5-d15ed90227a4 how to get the […]Read more "Nutanix – How to register a disk image in Prism Central"
Initially it was planned as version 5.5.1, but as there are plenty of new features a “0.+1.0” Release is more than worthy. the short summary: 5.6 release – feature highlights Prism Central (5.6) Microsegmentation Policies GA API V3 GA Scale Out Prism Central AOS (5.6) Support 80 Terabytes Storage per Node Two-node Cluster AHV-(20170830.115) Guest […]Read more "New Nutanix Release – 5.6"
Es gibt schon viele Blog Posts auf Englisch zu diesem Thema, daher hab ich mich für einen deutschsprachigen Blogpost entschieden. Die Nutanix Community Edition (CE) ist die kostenfreie Version der Nutanix Acropolis Plattform Software inkl. dem AHV : der eigene Hypervisor von Nutanix. Die CE Version ermöglicht die Leistungsfähigkeit der Nutanix Software auf einer Standard […]Read more "Installation Nutanix CE Edition auf einem Intel NUC (März 2017)"
It will be very seldom but if you need to remove a Nutanix cluster from PRISM central it is very easy (no big surprise when you know Nutanix) Login to PRISM central, select “Explore”: Select “Clusters” on the left. Select the cluster which has to be removed on the right side: from the “Actions:” menu select […]Read more "Nutanix – How to remove a Cluster from PRISM Central"
Nutanix has a very smart architecture for their platform – standard hardware technologies combined in a very smart way. And the glue between is the Controller VM. This design allows full control of the ressources of the software-defined storage architecture (well Nutanix ECP is much more than a SW defined storage approach). One key ressource […]Read more "Nutanix Storage Efficiency Features – CVM Memory sizing guidelines"
Recently I’ve tested the hypervisor upgrade functionality on the Nutanix platform. Is that so easy as it seems to be? let’s prove. The required steps were: Reserve some minutes before lunch for preparation Download json file from nutanix support portal Download the offline bundle from my.vmware.com to find the right offline bundle just put the […]Read more "Hypervisor Upgrade on Nutanix"