Tag Archive: storage

Feb 12 2015

New PRISM Central One-Click Upgrade and One-Click Smorgasbord!

The Nutanix One-Click upgrade takes care of NOS, hypervisor, disk firmwares, the NCC and now it also takes care of PRISM Central. That’s pretty much everything in your virtualization infrastructure; but the networking stack. As the name says, it’s a One-Click upgrade for the entire Nutanix cluster. Nutanix one-click upgrade automatically indicates when a new component version is …

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Jan 20 2015

A picture is worth a thousand words, a video even more… (EVO:RAIL vs Nutanix)

A Nutanix prospect published this INCREDIBLE video with a bake-off (POC) they did between EVO:RAIL and Nutanix. Now, before people go and say it’s not a apple to apples comparison I gotta say that although the hardware model between the two solutions might be different, the price list for the solutions is only approximately $5K more towards Nutanix, yet …

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Dec 19 2014

VMware AppVolumes and Nutanix Shadow Cloning Marriage

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My colleague Kees Baggerman published a brilliant post on how Nutanix Shadow Cloning not only improve performance for Horizon Linked Clones and XenDesktop MCS, but also hugely improve performance for VMware AppVolumes. I recommend reading his article here. In his single VM test Kees Baggerman saw an improvement of almost 360% for Adobe Reader through …

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