Category: storage

Nutanix Cluster Initialization

I was given a Nutanix cluster with 2 blocks (8 nodes) to learn about the product, features and interoperability. During the installation and configuration process  I recorded a video to demonstrate how simple and easy Nutanix really is.   In the first video of this series I demonstrated how I quick switched Nutanix Hyper-V to vSphere. This second …

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Quick Switching Nutanix Hyper-V to vSphere

I was given a Nutanix cluster with 2 blocks (8 nodes) to learn about the product, features and interoperability. The cluster already had Hyper-V installed.   My core virtualization skills are on vSphere, so I decided to switch the base hypervizor for all nodes to vSphere. As I mentioned in previous posts Nutanix is hypervizor …

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Hands Down the Ultimate VDI/DaaS platform – Persistent Desktops

A while back I wrote an article entitled “Open letter to non-persistent VDI fanboys…”. In the article I provided reasons to why persistent VDI makes more sense nowadays for the large majority of use cases. A number of community members have chimed in, and that culminated into a live debate during VMworld 2013 that was …

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