Nutanix Xi cloud services integrated with Amazon AWS cloud to give amazing experience to Nutanix and AWS customers to manage both cloud services from single pane of console. It will simplify the hybrid cloud management simile and user friendly and that’s why Nutanix called it True Hybrid.
Nutanix give flexibility to use AWS existing account to integrate with Nutanix Xi cloud services to leverage their existing environments and launch Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS within their current environments, without the need to create a new AWS account, VPCs or WAN networking.
Xi Clusters, the complete Nutanix HCI stack runs directly on the AWS EC2 bare metal instances. The bare metal runs the AHV hypervisor and just like any on-premises deployment, runs a Controller Virtual Machine (CVM) with direct access to NVMe instance storage hardware.
The Nutanix AOS software provides high-performance, low latency and highly available storage using these local NVMe disks. Xi Clusters running in AWS can be managed by an existing on-premises Prism Central or from a Prism Central deployed on Xi Clusters in AWS Read more