The platform includes an enterprise-grade hypervisor, Nutanix AHV, so virtualization no longer needs to be purchased, licensed and managed separately. Storage is delivered as a set of software-de ned services—including VM storage supporting almost any virtualized workload, block storage for bare-metal and external applications, le storage for end-user les and virtual desktop deploy- ments, and persistent storage for container-based applications.
The solution also includes resiliency, native data protection, and disaster recovery to enable high application availability. Acropolis software is built using web-scale engineering principles: 100% software-de ned, fully distributed system architecture with no single point of failure, and built-in self-healing. With a complete infrastructure stack capable of running any workload at any scale, IT leaders can nally focus on the applications that power their businesses.
ONE-CLICK INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGEMENT AND OPERATIONS WITH PRISM
Nutanix Enterprise Cloud is managed via Nutanix Prism - providing simple, elegant management of infrastructure and applications across both private and public clouds. An intuitive interface reduces complex operations to a single click, and comprehensive REST APIs can be used to automate datacenter management.
With true consumer-grade simplicity, IT managers are immediately productive; managing everything from compute, VM operations, storage, data protection and disaster recovery -- across one or multiple sites. The Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS becomes smarter over time with patented X-Fit machine-learning technology that leverages data-driven algorithms to reduce unplanned administrator intervention.
MULTI-CLOUD APPLICATION ORCHESTRATION AND LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT WITH CALM
Nutanix Calm orchestrates the provisioning, scaling and management of applications across multiple environments, making the entire IT infrastructure more agile and application-centric. Calm includes powerful self-service capabilities to dramatically streamline daily operations and eliminate the wait time for specialized resources.
- Application lifecycle management to automatically provision and scale applications
- Customizable blueprints incorporate all application elements into an easy-to-use template to make application operations easy and repeatable
- Nutanix Marketplace enables application blueprints to be published for self-service end-user consumption
- Role-based governance limits user operations and requests based on policy
- Hybrid cloud application management automates the provisioning of hybrid cloud architectures, and scales applications across cloud environments.
NATIVE CLOUD EXTENSION WITH XI CLOUD SERVICES
Xi Cloud Services provide a native extension to the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform, delivering an integrated public cloud environment that can be instantly provisioned and automatically con gured. With a single operating system spanning across Xi Cloud and customer’s datacenter, hybrid cloud solutions can be deployed with unmatched simplicity. The rst Xi service is an integrated disaster recovery (DR) solution that eliminates the need for secondary datacenters.
When applications and administrators are not constrained by infrastructure, IT teams can leverage the best of public and private clouds to build a successful hybrid cloud.
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