Nutanix Files Released

As you might be aware of Nutanix Files version 4.0 was release in beginning of October 2021 and last week, 2021-11-08, a dot dot dot version was released. This version fixes an issues for Files environments with ICAP scans enabled.

Nutanix Files Logical Overview – Figure Borrowed From Nutanix Official Documentation

If you did miss the 4.0 release it comes with an impressive set of new and enhanced features including e.g.

  • New Files User Interface
  • Improved Performance
  • Smart DR Enhancements
  • Files APIs (Alpha version)
  • Smart Tier – Cold Data Management

As mentioned in previous blog posts Nutanix Files is the Nutanix file server and it currently supports the following protocols:

  • SMB 2.0
  • SMB 2.1
  • SMB 3.0
  • NFS v3
  • NFS v4
  • NFS v4.1
  • NFS v4.2

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