Acropolis Base Software 4.5.1 released


It has only been 2 months since Nutanix released Acropolis Base Software, formerly known as Nutanix Operating System (NOS) version 4.5 and yesterday, 2015-12-14, Nutanix released Acropolis Base Software version 4.5.1.

This is a dot release but there are some cool stuff included:

  • 1-Click Upgrade for BIOS and BMC Firmware
    • This applies to Nutanix Clusters running ESXi.
  • Erasure Coding (EC-X) improvements
  • Nutanix Cluster Check 2.1.2
    • New check called “valid_drives_config_check” is included

The Self-Service Restore option is still available as a tech preview and you know, Do not use tech previews in production systems.

You can download the software here and read the entire release notes here. In addition, PRISM Central version 4.5.1 was also released and it can be downloaded here and the release notes is available here.