Category Archive: AHV

Nutanix Move 4.5 Released

A new version of Nutanix Move – VM migration tool which makes it possible to migrate VMs between environments with minimal downtime – was released yesterday, 2022-06-27, meaning the latest version is now 4.5 . The below picture explains the architecture of Move Picture borrowed from Nutanix official web site – The Move User Guide. …

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Nutanix Product Ports & Protocols

Not sure if you have already seen this already but recently Nutanix made a change to its overall documentation available via portal.nutanix.com. The change includes where product ports and protocols information is displayed and instead of keeping it in each and every products documentation it will be available via one place which makes it way …

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Nutanix AOS 5.20.4 & AHV 20201105.2286 Released

Yesterday, 2022-05-24, a new maintenance release to the latest long term support (LTS) version of AOS, 5.20, was released meaning the latest LTS release is now 5.20.4. Read more about difference between LTS & STS here.AOS 5.20.4 includes support for ESXi 7.0U3c and in addition it includes a lot of improvements, with a strong focus …

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Nutanix AOS 6.1.1 Released

I’ll make another exception to the fact i don’t usually blog about Nutanix AOS Short Term Support (STS) releases but with the interest in AOS version 6.1 among our customers i thought it would be good to inform you that AOS 6.1.1 was released yesterdayΒ  2022-05-18. Read more about difference between LTS & STS here. …

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Nutanix AOS 6.1, AHV 20201105.30142 & Prism Central 2022.1 Released

As mentioned previously I usually don’t blog about Nutanix AOS Short Term Support (STS) releases but with the new features and enhancements that comes with AOS 6.1, released 2022-02-24, are just to good to not blog about πŸ™‚ Read more about difference between LTS & STS here. Take a look at the pretty impressive list …

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Nutanix AOS 5.20.3 & AHV 20201105.2244 Released

A few days ago, 2022-01-24, a maintenance release to the latest long term support (LTS) version of AOS, 5.20, was released meaning the latest LTS release is now 5.20.3. As with 5.20 the 5.20.3 release includes features from AOS STS (Short Term Support) 5.19, 5.19.1 and 5.19.2 plus additional improvements. Read more about difference between …

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Container Storage Interface (CSI) 2.5 Released

A new version of the Nutanix Container Storage Interface (CSI) Volume Driver for Kubernetes has been released meaning the most recent version is now 2.5. It comes with the following new and/or enhanced features: CSI NFS Volume Resize feature allows dynamically resizing of persistent volumes (PVs). NFS IP whitelist meaning the NFS volume can only …

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Nutanix Prism Central 2021.9.0.4 Released – log4j

Two days ago, 2021-12-27, Nutanix released a new patched version of Prism Central based on the updated security issues with log4j. It was only seven days since the previous patch so let’s hope this is the last one addressing the log4j issue but you never know. As usual Prism Central can be downloaded via Nutanix …

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Nutanix Move 4.2 Released

A new version of Nutanix Move – VM migration tool which makes it possible to migrate VMs between environments with minimal downtime – was released a few days ago meaning the latest version is now 4.2 . A major improvement to this version is the functionality to migrate your Azure based workload to Nutanix including …

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Nutanix AOS 5.20.2 & AHV 20201105.2229 Released

Yesterday, 2021-10-13, a maintenance release to the latest long term support (LTS) version of AOS, 5.20, was released meaning the latest LTS release is now 5.20.2. As with 5.20 the 5.20.2 release includes features from AOS STS (Short Term Support) 5.19, 5.19.1 and 5.19.2 plus additional improvements. Read more about difference between LTS & STS …

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Nutanix Prism Central 2021.9 Released

Just a quick blog post to let you know that Prism Central 2021.9 version was just released and can be downloaded via the Nutanix Portal. The focus with 2021.8 which i wrote about here was to make license management easier. The 2021.9 release brings a few new feature, some enhancements and some bug fixes including …

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Nutanix AOS 5.15.7 & AHV 20190916.660 Released

Today, 2021-09.21, a new dot release of the Nutanix AOS 5.15 version has been made available via the Nutanix Portal. This means the latest and greatest 5.15 version is now 5.15.7 and this is expected to be the last maintenance release of the 5.15 family. This is an Long Term Support (LTS) that is built …

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Nutanix Prism Central 2021.8 Released

Just a quick blog post to let you know that Prism Central 2021.8 version was just released and can be downloaded via the Nutanix Portal. The PC 2021.7 release which i wrote about here brought a lot of features to the table and one of the most valuable (i think) was the AHV SyncRep & …

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Nutanix AOS 6.0, AHV 20201105.2076 & Prism Central 2021.5 Released

I usually don’t blog about Nutanix AOS Short Term Support (STS) releases but i wanted to make you aware of that a new major version of Nutanix AOS has been released some time ago meaning the latest and greatest AOS STS release is 6.0 As expected it comes with quite a few improvements and new …

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AHV SyncRep & Auto restart applications after cluster failure – Prism Central 2021.7 Released

Thank you Nutanix engineering – with Prism 2021.7 we are getting: AHV SyncRep & Auto restart applications after cluster failure – Witness/Recovery Plan integration This is very critical for many, at least european customers i’m working with, and a great step of taking on even more business critical applications on Nutanix AHV. This means you …

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Nutanix AHV is a Red Hat certified hypervisor

For quite a few years a Nutanix customer running the Nutanix hypervisor AHV and RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) as their virtual machine guest operating system has been in a situation where: RHEL has been a supported guest operating system by Nutanix. Information from Nutanix, Understanding RHEL Certification and Support for AHV Environments Nutanix AHV has …

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