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NDB Quick Tip I – API v0.9

Have decided to start putting out short Nutanix Database Service (NDB) “quick tip” blog posts which will all be based on questions i receive when talking to colleagues, customers & partners. This first one will be about the NDB API. For those of you consuming Nutanix Database Service (NDB) via the API you’re aware of …

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Vembu BDRSuite v5.5

Vembu Technologies, also known as just Vembu, has release version 5.5 of their BDRSuite which is a solution providing  Backup & Restore plus Disaster Recovery capabilities for on-prem and many public cloud solutions. New features Google Google Cloud Storage (Object Storage) now supported to store backup data, backup copy and offsite data Workspace shared drive …

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Nutanix Database Service (NDB) 2.5.0.3

With this dot dot dot release made available yesterday, 2022-11-22, the NDB engineering team has fixed two issues you might encounter for the NDB logical construct database group which is applicable to the database engine MSSQL. Both issues (registration and snapshot) are related to the corner case when you have a mix of standard disks …

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NDB Maintenance Window – Part I

Lately i have received quite a few questions around the Nutanix Database Services (NDB) Maintenance Window functionality which was released with NDB version 2.5. Based on this i have decided to put together a blog series about it and this first one will cover the basics. With the Maintenance Window you can schedule repeatable tasks …

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Nutanix Database Service (NDB) 2.5.0.2

As you might have noticed Nutanix has changed the release cadence for NDB meaning small incremental changes are made publicly available in addition to major and dot releases. This has several advantages for both customers and Nutanix and the most obvious is that the improvements are made available for the entire customer base at the …

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VeeamOn November 2022

Quick note to let you know that VeeamOn Update is coming to Europe & US November 3:rd and APJ Nov 4:th. Many topics will be covered including e.g: Veeam version 12 Ransomware Microsoft 365 Kubernetes Salesforce AWS/Azure/Google Not to forget LabWarz:) When the event is completed there will be an option to watch the recorded …

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Nutanix Database Service (NDB) 2.5.0.1

Quick note: With the newly released 2.5 version of Nutanix Database service (NDB), formerly known as Era, you could run into a situation where the upgrade failed with error “File couldn’t be uploaded: Invalid file format” To address this Nutanix have released a new NDB version called 2.5.0.1 today. If you missed the NDB 2.5 …

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Nutanix AOS 6.5.1.5 & AHV 20201105.30417

A patch release to AOS LTS version 6.5.1 has been released meaning the most recent AOS version is 6.5.1.5. It comes with security fixes, listed below, to keep up with CVE compliance and it also brings 1-click upgrade capabilities. Read more about difference between LTS & STS here. AOS 6.5.1.5 comes with AHV version build …

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Nutanix Move 4.6

A new version of Nutanix Move – VM migration tool which makes it possible to migrate VMs between environments with minimal downtime – was released a few days ago meaning the latest version is now 4.6. The below picture explains the architecture of Move Picture borrowed from Nutanix official web site – The Move User …

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Nutanix Database Service (NDB) 2.5 Released

Today, 2022-10-03, a new version of Nutanix Database Service, formerly known as Era, has been released meaning the latest & greatest NDB version is 2.5. Before going into the new features & functionality i’d like to highlight the new NDB control plane (instance) scalability capability which now includes management of up to 1 000 DBs, …

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Apply for Nutanix Technology Champion (NTC) 2023

The Nutanix Technology Champion (NTC) program for 2023 is open now and you got until November 4:th 2022 to apply. The announcement of the new members will take place in December 2022. The NTC program is looking for Nutanix hybrid multicloud experts and the following areas will be taken into consideration when the members are …

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AHV 8.0 – AHV-20220304.242 Released

Think this is the first time ever i write about an AHV release independently from AOS but here we go, today, 2022-09-29, Nutanix released AHV version 8.0 aka AHV-20220304.242. The release is compatible with AOS 6.5.1 which you can read more about here AHV 8.0 brings the following new & or updated features: Windows 11 …

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Nutanix AOS 6.5.1 & AHV 20201105.30411 Released

Yesterday, 2022-09-26, exactly two months after the previous AOS LTS (long term support) release shipped, the first update was made GA meaning the latest AOS LTS version is now 6.5.1. It comes with support for Windows Server 2022, Hyper-V 2022, which applies to the NX platform and specific information can be found in Nutanix KB …

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Developer Portal & v4 API early access

To make it even easier to programatically consume Nutanix a new developer portal has been released and more importantly early access has been provided to the v4 API (application programming interface) including SDK (Software Development Kit) in four languages. The updated portal includes a lot of good stuff e.g.: API Documentation SDK Documentation Code samples …

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Nutanix AOS Long Term Support Version 6.5

Yesterday, 2022-07-26, a new LTS (long term support) version of AOS was released and we are now moving away from the 5.20.x releases and says hello & welcome to the 6.5 release train. Read more about difference between LTS & STS here. There are a lot of improvements and new features in 6.5 and for …

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Runecast Cloud Security Posture Management v6.2

Runecast Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) a.k.a Runecast Analyzer version 6.2 was released earlier this week. I’d say that the most important feature in this release is the support for Google Cloud Platform (GCP) which includes CIS compliance, configuration tracking and best practices analyses. Picture borrowed from the official Runecast web page With GCP added …

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