Nutanix AOS & Prism Central Version 5.10.5 & More Released

Yesterday, June 12:th 2019, Nutanix released new versions for quite a few products. When I started working for Nutanix more than 5 years ago we basically had Nutanix Acropolis Operating System (AOS) formerly known as Nutanix Operating System (NOS) formerly known as ……. 🙂

Here is the list of all new software versions since yesterday, hope I didn’t miss any:)

  • Acropolis Operating System 5.10.5
  • Prism Central – version 5.10.5
  • AHV – v version 20170830.279
  • Witness VM – version. 5.10.5
  • Life Cycle Manager (LCM) 2.2 – Dark Site Bundle
  • Nutanix Collector 1.6

In addition Foundation 4.4 was release June 11:th.

Just like version 5.10.4 the new AOS 5.10.5 is a Long Term Support (LTS) release and you can read more about difference between LTS and Short Term Support (STS) releases here.

Below are a mix of new features and areas to which enhancements has been made.

  • AHV
    • Kernel
    • CVE-2018-12126 hardware: Microarchitectural Store Buffer Data Sampling (MSBDS).
    • CVE-2018-12127 hardware: Micro-architectural Load Port Data Sampling – Information Leak (MLPDS).
    • CVE-2018-12130 hardware: Microarchitectural Fill Buffer Data Sampling (MFBDS).
    • CVE-2019-11091 hardware: Microarchitectural Data Sampling Uncacheable Memory (MDSUM).
  • AHV-Management
  • Alerts
  • Analytics
  • Calm
  • Cassandra
  • Data Replication / Protection
  • Encryption
  • Infrastructure / Services
  • Life Cycle Manager (LCM)
  • Networking
  • Nutanix Files
  • Nutanix Guest Tools (NGT)
  • Prism Gateway
  • Prism UI
  • Security
  • Stargate

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

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