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Valar Morghulis – Myth and Fact of Single Failure Tolerance

When using Single Failure Tolerance there is an extremely high data-loss probability of 0.49% in one year or 1.95% over the 4-year life of a system.

Securing Nutanix PRISM for Alexa Skill with NGINX Container

I recently published the Alexa Skill for Nutanix and the skill is available now for all countries where Amazon allow Alexa to be used. In my article Getting Started with Alexa Skill for Nutanix, I explain how to get it up and running with your Nutanix cluster. Here is a demo posted by one of the first …

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Are PoC and Pilot no longer required for VDI deployments?

Back in 2011, in the world of SAN, I wrote an article called “VDI USER EXPERIENCE and USER ACCEPTANCE”. The article iterated through my experiences reviving failed VDI deployments due to poor technical design; mostly driven by storage performance complications. In my article I explain that the User Experience is the interaction between users and …

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