Comtrade, External, Nutanix AHV, Uncategorized

HYCU v1.5 – Nutanix AHV Backup gets new features — IT BLOOD PRESSURE

HYCU v1.5 has been released by Comtrade. The biggest one for me is ABS support! Know you can use cheap and deep storage and drive all of the storage controllers. Remember that ADS works with ABS so its a great solution. The following new features and enhancements are available with Hycu version 1.5.0: Backup window…

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External, Nutanix, Uncategorized

Download Image From Nutanix Image Configuration Via REST API — VCDX56

The Nutanix Image Configuration available in Nutanix hypervisor, AHV, based Nutanix Clusters is used to hold Disk and ISO files from which you want to create create new virtual machines from or use during operations system (e.g. VirtIO) or other software installations. It is easily accessible via: Nutanix PRISM -> Gear Icon (in the top…

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Automation, External

Puppet vs. Chef vs. Ansible vs. SaltStack — The Intigua Blog

Puppet, Chef, Ansible and SaltStack present different paths to achieve a common goal of managing large-scale server infrastructure efficiently, with minimal input from developers and sysadmins. All four configuration management tools are designed to reduce the complexity of configuring distributed infrastructure resources, enabling speed, and ensuring reliability and compliance. This article explores the mechanism, value…

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Citrix, External, Nutanix

XenServer and Nutanix: Insights on the how — My Virtual Vision

With the release of full support of XenServer for the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform the performance and solutions engineering group has worked hard to create a reference architecture on this topic and I figured to write a blogpost on what Nutanix/Citrix did to make this work. It’s not just a QA thing, it’s been a

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External, Nutanix

Nutanix Native File Services (AFS) Now Supports AV Offload Scanning — IT BLOOD PRESSURE

With AFS 2.2 and AOS 5.1.2 now supports ICAP(Internet Content Adaptation Protocol), which is supported by a wide range of security vendors and products, is a standard protocol that allows file and web servers to be integrated with security products. Nutanix chose this method to give customers the ability to choose the antivirus solution that…

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External, Rubrik

Rubrik and Microsoft, rest assured. — filipv.net

Rubrik has been working with Microsoft’s solutions in various ways since version 2.3 with the initial support of Microsoft Azure as an archive location for long-term retention data. You can even argue the relationship started earlier than that with support for application consistent backups for Microsoft applications through our own VSS provider and requester (for […]

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External, Nutanix

Directly modifying ESXi host managed by vCenter Server — vcdx133.com

In the world of Nutanix HCI on vSphere, you sometimes do not have access to the vCenter Server, but you do have the root credentials of the ESXi host. However, when you try to make your changes, the ESXi host returns the message, “Access to resource settings on the host is restricted to the server […]

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