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What’s in a hypervisor? — nutanix[ed]

I came across a technical whitepaper comparing Citrix XenServer and VMware vSphere, the two leading server virtualization platforms back in 2009. At a glance, XenServer offered many enterprise features of VMware vSphere for free. 1,910 more words

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External, Nutanix AHV

VM CPU pinning on Nutanix AHV — Nutanix AHV – Artur Krzywdzinski

You can do VM CPU pinning on Nutanix AHV as well. It is available from the command line as a parameter when you create or update VM. To enable or disable vCPU pinning for… The post VM CPU pinning on Nutanix AHV appeared first on Nutanix AHV – Artur Krzywdzinski.

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Nutanix Deployment Delight with “Zero-Touch” Foundation Central — Invisible Infrastructure

 

With remote working now the new normal, it is challenging to send skilled IT professionals to data centers to install new equipment. Although Nutanix clusters have always been quick to install and configure, there was still a requirement to send a trained IT technician to site to run the Foundation software for deployment, usually connected […]

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External, Nutanix

Comparing the Impact of Network traffic on Big data ingest performance – Nutanix AOS vs VMware vSAN / DellEMC VxRAIL — CloudXC

Throughout his series we’ve learned about the many architectural advantages of the Nutanix AOS solution over vSAN / VxRAIL. In this post we’ll show an example of how real world network traffic impacts performance which prove many of the concepts … Continue reading →

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External, PowerShell

Video: How to use PowerShell 7 in Visual Studio Code — SID-500.COM

Hi PowerShell fellows, In the video below I will show you how to install and use PowerShell 7 with Visual Studio Code. You will find a step-by-step walk-through beginning with the installation of PowerShell 7 and Visual Studio Code and ending with some recommended settings for your convenience. Have fun!

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Nutanix AOS 5.17 Release – What´s new — Thoughts on IT Infrastructure Multiverse

Hi all, the idea today is to summarize as briefly as possible the new features and functionalities of the upcoming Nutanix AOS Release which is v5.17. Please keep in mind this is a STS release, so you should expect to see these features and functionalities available in a future LTS release within the next 10-12 months. […]

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CPU Usage Comparison – Nutanix AOS vs VMware vSAN / DellEMC VxRAIL — CloudXC

In this series we’ve already learned that the Nutanix platform makes more efficient use of physical storage by delivering more usable Capacity than vSAN/VxRAIL. We’ve also learned about the many resiliency advantages of the Nutanix architecture which ensures drive and … Continue reading →

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Find Duplicate Files with PowerShell — SID-500.COM

We are living in a big data world which is both a blessing and a curse. Big data usually means a huge number of files such as photos and videos and finally a huge amount of storage space. Files are accidentally or deliberately moved from location to location without first considering that these duplicate files […]

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Performance Considerations when running Nutanix on vSphere — vcdx133.com

Here are some performance considerations for running Nutanix AOS 5.10 or higher on vSphere 6.7 U3b. In vSphere 6.7 you may have noticed the introduction of Skyline Health (vSphere Client, vCenter Server object, Monitor, Skyline Health) and the reporting of the Compute Health Checks. You may have also noticed the informational alert in the ESXi […]

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