External, Nutanix

Nutanix gets Microsoft blessing for unique ESRP for a real world MS Exchange ESRP solution on All Flash — CloudXC

I am pleased to announce that Microsoft have approved Nutanix latest ESRP (Exchange Storage Review Program) submission for a 50,000 user deployment of MS Exchange on Nutanix NX-8150 all flash platform running the next generation hypervisor, AHV! What’s unique about … Continue reading →

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Cloud, External, Nutanix

Nutanix Docker volume plugin updated — IT BLOOD PRESSURE

Last week Nutanix published an update to the Nutanix docker volume plugin with support ubuntu, docker datacenter compatibility and improved logging among other improvements. Supported scopes for the plugin are global and local. Any other value in Scope will be ignored, and local is used. Scope allows cluster managers to handle the volume in different…

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External, Nutanix, Vmware Horizon View

Top 10 Reasons Why Nutanix Is The Best Platform For Horizon View — IT BLOOD PRESSURE

1) Turn key-solution for desktops and RDSH with vGPU. 2) All roads lead to a non-persistent desktop, which means App Volumes and UEM or 3rd Party (Liquidware). Best home for user and profile data is Acropolis File Services(AFS). VDI is scale out, so should your NAS. 3) Easy restore of user files setting on AFS.…

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External, Nutanix

NTC Pro Tip: Volume Groups to Save Bandwidth — IT BLOOD PRESSURE

Nutanix Technology Champion Today there is no way to exclude certain disks from being replicated with protection domain on Nutanix. If you have a database that your dumping backup files to it can be problematic. To get around the problem you can use a Volume Group for the backup drive. When you go to select…

via NTC Pro Tip: Volume Groups to Save Bandwidth — IT BLOOD PRESSURE

External, Nutanix

A Response to: DeepStorage.net Exploring the true cost of Converged vs Hyperconverged Infrastructure — CloudXC

In July 2017, DeepStorage published a technology report sponsored by Pure Storage, “Exploring The True Cost of Converged vs. Hyperconverged Infrastructure” which starts off by making the claim: “FlashStack delivers all flash performance at a cost below that of Nutanix … Continue reading →

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