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It’s a CLUSTER-PLUCK: Nutanix uses MapReduce to polish performance

December 21, 2013

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It’s a CLUSTER-PLUCK: Nutanix uses MapReduce to polish performance Analysis Converged server-system startup Nutanix, which sells all of its products through the channel, says hypervisors are the virtual sheet metal of the commodity server game. You won’t need separate storage arrays, instead you can get a storage pool across many servers by virtualising their directly […]

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Nutanix building elite squad of crack VMware designers

November 22, 2013

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Nutanix building elite squad of crack VMware designers ioControl – hybrid storage performance leadership VMware’s VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX) certification is one of the rarest and hardest to acquire: only 124 people have ever made it through the rigorous assessment process required to attain the qualification. About 50 VDCXs work for VMware. And now […]

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Nutanix Virtual Computing Platform compared to VMware VSAN 1.0

August 26, 2013

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Originally posted on UP2V:
This post is part of a series of posting on the VMworld 2013 announcements. See this post for an overview of what has been announced. At VMworld 2013 VMware announced a new product named Virtual SAN or VSAN. VSAN allows to create a distributed storage out of local storage. VSAN…

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Scale Out Disaster Recovery with Nutanix and @VMware SRM

August 26, 2013

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Scale Out Disaster Recovery with Nutanix and @VMware SRM You are here: Home / Storage / Scale Out Disaster Recovery with Nutanix and @VMware SRM VMware’s Site Recovery Manager (SRM) a disaster recovery management for virtual applications. VMware host based replication uses VMware snapshots and replicates the snapshots from host to host. VMware snapshots suffer […]

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Nutanix released NOS 3.5 with Support for Microsoft Hyper-V (Tech Preview)

August 21, 2013

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Nutanix introduced NOS 3.5 with Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 Support (Tech Preview) Today Nutanix introduced a technology preview of its support for Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 in conjunction with the latest release of Nutanix OS (NOS) 3.5. http://www.vclouds.nl/2013/08/20/nutanix-released-nos-3-5-with-support-for-microsoft-hyper-v-tech-preview/

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Red Hat OpenStack up and running in minutes with Nimble Cinder Driver? The “Why”, “W hat” and “How”….

August 15, 2013

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Red Hat OpenStack up and running in minutes with Nimble Cinder Driver? The “Why”, “What” and “How”…. There are lots of buzz around OpenStack these days – I’m sure you want to give it a spin and see what the hype is all about. Here’s a quick way to try it out using your existing […]

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Nutanix vs. GlusterFS or Projects are not Products 

July 23, 2013

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Nutanix vs. GlusterFS or Projects are not Products Anyone who knows me knows, that I’ve been a VMware user for a long time. I’ve spent a large chunk of my career building virtualization solutions for different companies based on VMware tech. I’ve been active in the VMware community, and I’ve got to say it’s one […]

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Why No SAN Solutions for Virtualization will be a success – ESX Virtualization

May 23, 2013

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Why No SAN Solutions for Virtualization will be a success Solutions where the storage and compute is in the same box are destined to have a success, because they radically change the datacenter design and efficiency. They scale a linear way, because of the nature the data are stored. They’re stored and accessed locally, with […]

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VDI Becomes A Reality for Hospitals

May 16, 2013

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VDI Becomes A Reality for Hospitals by Steve Poitras, Solutions Architect, Nutanix There are two things I normally notice when I visit the doctor – 1) a massive stack of paper medical records and 2) long visit times… The need… I’ve always been huge fan of adopting and evolving the IT services utilized in the […]

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Nutanix getting traction with server-storage hybrids

May 10, 2013

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Nutanix getting traction with server-storage hybrids Free whitepaper : Supercharge your infrastructure The road to the present is littered with the rusty hulks of server companies that had great engineering and a new twist on an old systems idea, and yet were crushed by incumbents. But judging by its numbers for the past year and […]

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