Category: storage

Completely Dismissing the FUD against Nutanix!

It seems that spreading FUD (fear, uncertainty, and doubt) in the storage industry is in vogue once again and I also want to take the opportunity to completely dismiss some of the FUD that storage solution vendors are trying to spread into the software-defined-storage market, and in particular about Nutanix. Nutanix being the major disruptor …

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Nutanix 4.0 PowerShell has Full Feature Coverage

One of the big new things for workflows and automation in Nutanix NOS 4.0 are the PowerShell cmdlets to interact with the Nutanix API’s. The POSH library covers the entire extent and functionality of the Nutanix GUI.┬áBasically, anything that can be done via GUI can also be done via REST and can also be done …

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Nutanix 4.0 Hybrid On-Disk De-Duplication Explained

Nutanix is a distributed scale-out 3-tier platform, utilizing RAM, Flash and HDD. This combination provides access to constantly accessed data in terms of microseconds; instead of milliseconds when exclusively flash devices are used. This is an awesome feature that influence and enhance the end-user experience for any type of workload. De-duplication allows the sharing of …

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