Nutanix .NEXT 2019 EU Announcements

This week, Nutanix .NEXT 2019 EU was held in Copenhagen, Denmark. There are six announcements of note:

  • ServiceNow integration with Nutanix for Private Cloud IT Automation. This includes Auto-Discovery for CMDB, Alerts Integration for Event and Incident Management & Provisioning Automation for Service Requests.
  • Xi Clusters on AWS ready for Early Access & Tech Preview.
  • Xi Beam supports Nutanix On-Prem Security Compliance (AHV) and Private Cloud Metering & Chargeback.
  • Nutanix Insights announced. This is a predictive health and support automation service that leverages Nutanix Pulse.
  • HPE GreenLake with Nutanix-as-a-Service.
  • Nutanix AOS supports all NVMe platforms and Intel Optane SSDs.


Nutanix .NEXT 2019 US Announcements

This week, Nutanix .NEXT 2019 US is being held in Anaheim. There are ten announcements of note in the Private Cloud, Multi-Cloud and Edge spaces:

  • First Edition of The Nutanix Design Guide released – download the PDF.
  • Nutanix Buckets for Object Storage: Available on May 15 with Buckets and Buckets Pro licensing.
  • Nutanix Mine for secondary storage: Available in H2-2019. Available in Small (96TB) and Medium (192TB) sizes. Will support Veeam, HYCU, Commvault, Unitrends and Veritas.
  • Nutanix Era simplifies database operations: Added support for SQL-Server AAG, PostreSQL HA, Oracle Patch Management & RBAC.
  • Xi Frame from anywhere: Supports On-Prem Nutanix cluster Frame data-plane install.
  • Xi Leap expansion: Enhancements to Xi Cloud Security. London and Italy added as DRaaS targets.
  • Xi Beam security compliance: Event-driven security compliance added.
  • Xi IoT developer experience: Frictionless delivery in the Cloud, Solution-centric approach with multiple sensor options.
  • MEDITECH is certified for Nutanix AHV and AOS, including Nutanix Files.
  • Xi Clusters on AWS