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Nutanix ERA 2.4 Released

Today, 2022-01-24, Nutanix has release version 2.4 of its DBaaS platform Era. Highlighted New Features There are eight major new features in this new version and i’d like to describe some of them in detail here: Remote Snapshot Restore for Oracle, SQL Server, and PostgreSQL. This means you can run your Database in e.g. Nutanix …

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Nutanix – Database Migration

Customers has been running databases on top of Nutanix HCI for quite a few years and the number keeps increasing. One reason being is obviously the magic HCI solution but another major reason is the Nutanix Database Management solution, Era, which i believe you are already familiar with. No matter if you’re using Era or …

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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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Christmas Swag From VEEAM

By following a real simple two step process you can get your hands on some nice swag from VEEAM. It’s about providing your details (name, email, company and region) and share a story via social media where you have three pre-defined stories to select from. Not that complicated at all ūüôā By doing the above …

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Can’t Transfer Files To vCenter Server 7.0

Yesterday, 2012-12-13, i once again encountered the problem of not being able to pscp files to my vCenter Server. i have run in to this a few times over the years and now it was time to write down the solution. When trying to run pscp.exe to transfer a file to vCenter Server 7.0U2d i’m …

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Edit macOS Preview Documents

I’m the first one to admit that i’m probably the last one to know that you can easily make changes to your screenshots in macOS using the built-in Preview application:) What you’re looking for is called Markup Toolbar….. So my use case was to hide information in a screenshot before i share it with other …

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Nutanix Era Reporting Script Databases Version 1.1

Just a quick note to let you know that i have updated the Era DB Reporting script with one new column, Database/Instance Status, which will be reported as the following: Information about the reporting script can be found in the original blog post which is available here. In short it let’s you create a report …

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Nutanix Microservices Platform (MSP) 2.3.4 Released

MSP is a managed platform based on Kubernetes for managing containerized services running on PC and a new version was released two days ago, 2021-11-24 meaning latest and greatest version of MSP is now 2.3.4. This is just a dot dot release but it comes with some good fixes that solves connectivity issues with Prism …

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Nutanix Files 4.0.0.2 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 4.0.0.2 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 …

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Nutanix ERA Security Document Version 2.0

Back in March earlier this year (2021) i published a blog post about an Era Security document i have put together and made available via the Nutanix Portal. As you might be aware of the document has been updated to reflect the changes included in Era version 2.3. When the initial Era Security doc was …

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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 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 here. …

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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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Veeam @ Google Cloud Next 2021

Quick note: I know quite a few of you will attend the virtual Google Cloud Next 2021 event which is taking place next week, October 12-14. As you might expect Veeam will be there and share content plus delivering the session Cloud Data Protection Your Way. Picture borrowed from Google Cloud Next session page¬† If …

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Apply for Nutanix Technology Champion (NTC) 2022

The Nutanix Technology Champion (NTC) program for 2022 is open now and you got until November 2 to apply. The announcement of the new members will take place in December 2021. The NTC program is looking for Nutanix hybrid multicloud experts and the following areas will be taken into consideration when the members are selected: …

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Databases on Nutanix – Reference Architecture

Because organizations store their information, including their most critical data, in databases (DBs), it‚Äôs vital that these DBs meet the requirements for availability, manageability, resilience, and performance. To provide the needed database functionality, you must carefully design and maintain both the infrastructure layer and the DB engines, typically following a multistep process for each area: …

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