Tag Archive: storage

Apr 10 2014

Nutanix has never lost data… and here is why!

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One of the things Nutanix is particularly proud of is to be able to say that no customer data has ever been lost or damaged due to system or component failures. This is a big achievement for any storage solution vendor. However, please note that despite me personally having done the research and internal questioning …

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Permanent link to this article: http://myvirtualcloud.net/?p=6182

Apr 06 2014

Nutanix 3450 up to half million IOPs with single block deployment

One of Nutanix partners (DH Technologies) created this video below demonstrating a Nutanix block with 4 nodes pushing almost half-million IOPS (483,492 IOps). This is over 120,000 IOps per node, potentially achieving astonishing 3.8 million IOPs in a 32 node cluster without the help of expensive PCIe flash devices like FusionIO or LSI Nytro WarpDrive, and potentially …

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Permanent link to this article: http://myvirtualcloud.net/?p=6162

Feb 18 2014

Powershell Script to Mass Clone and Power VMs via vCenter using VAAI

After publishing the Cloning and Powering VMs on Nutanix with VAAI video I was asked if I could share the PowerShell scripts used for the demo. I want to thank Steven Poitras (@StevenPoitras) for creating and allowing me to share the scripts with the broader community.   The scripts utilize vCenter Server to create clones and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://myvirtualcloud.net/?p=5924

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