Advanced Nutanix: Simple ESXi Host Upgrades

Thursday, August 15, 2013
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Managing a large lab environment and working with the latest/beta builds, I’m constantly upgrading my environments.  In this post I’ll cover how I perform ESXi host upgrades in…

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Advanced Nutanix: Cluster Expansion aka “Add Node”

Tuesday, July 23, 2013
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In the post I’ll explain how the “scale out” capabilities of the Nutanix cluster work and the process for cluster expansion (aka “Add Node”). From my perspective one…

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Advanced Nutanix: Extent Cache

Tuesday, July 9, 2013
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In the post I’ll explain the Nutanix Extent Cache and how I use and tweak this in my environment. What is the Nutanix Extent Cache? The Extent Cache…

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Nutanix Tech Field Day “Demo”

Tuesday, June 25, 2013
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I had the great pleasure to take part in Stephen Foskett’s Tech Field Day sessions again this year and provide a “demo” for the delegates and viewers (those…

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Advanced Nutanix: ILM Hacking pt. 1

Tuesday, June 18, 2013
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In the post I’ll explain what I do to start with a fresh Nutanix environment during test runs as well as other tips and tricks to get ILM…

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Advanced Nutanix: “Basics”

Thursday, June 13, 2013
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I have a few posts ready on some hacking of ILM and advanced configuration of the Nutanix platform, however in this post I wanted to focus on the…

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Advanced Nutanix: Series Introduction

Monday, June 10, 2013
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This will be a running series of posts that outline the tips and tricks for administering and optimizing Nutanix I personally use in my environment as well as…

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Deploying VMware Horizon Workspace: Part 1

Friday, May 31, 2013
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The video shows a screen-cap + audio on deploying the VMware Horizon Workspace vApp on the Nutanix platform:   To learn more about the VMware Horizon Suite on…

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