Nutanix AOS 5.19.1, AHV 20201105.1045 & Prism Central 2021.1 Released

Yesterday, 2021-02-10, Nutanix released a new short term support, STS, release of AOS meaning the latest STS is now 5.19.1. Read more about difference between LTS & STS (Short Term Support) here. In addition AHV 20201105.1045 was also released. A few more days back, 2021-02-05, Prism Central, PC, pc.2021.1 was released so quite a few updates over the past days.

These new releases includes a lot of enhancements and some new features/capabilities in the following areas:

  • AHV
    • Network performance for Ubuntu 20.04 VMs
    • Security
  • AHV-management
  • Alerts
  • Cluster Conversion
  • Curator
  • Data Replication and Protection
  • Infrastructure / Services
  • Move
  • Networking
  • Nutanix Guest Tools
  • Prism
    • Gateway
    • UI
  • Pulse / Insights
  • Security-AOS
    • The kernel image is updated in this release along with openssl and java-openjdk which fix several CVE’s
  • Stargate
  • Zookeeper

As usual check Nutanix Software End Of Life document on a regular basis to keep you up to date.

Useful links

Enjoy the new version and its capabilities..