Tag Archive: 4.5

Nutanix Guest Tools

As mentioned in the blog post Acropolis Base Software 4.6 released the Nutanix Guest Tools (NGT) is now general available for virtual machines (VMs) and no longer a tech preview as in Acropolis Base Software 4.5. NGT is a software package distributed and maintained by Nutanix and its purpose is to provide advanced VM management functionality. …

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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 …

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Nutanix VM Flash Mode

Nutanix has seen requests for achieving all flash performance for specific workload(s) within a hybrid system meaning data for business critical and latency sensitive applications should not be migrated from hot data tier, backed by SSD disks, to cold data tier, backed by HDD (spinning) disks. Because of this increasing demand Nutanix has created a …

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Acropolis Base Software 4.5 released

So today, 2015-10-06, Nutanix released Acropolis Base Software, formerly known as Nutanix Operating System (NOS) version 4.5 and there are some really awesome features included in the release. MPIO Access to iSCSI Disks (Windows Guest VMs) This means you can run e.g. a fully supported Microsoft Exchange solution on Acropolis Base Software + vSphere. I know …

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