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Jun 11 2015

Nutanix Community Edition available

“VMTurbo"
Approximately one month ago i wrote a blog post about the Nutanix Community Edition announcement which can be read here. By that time you could sign up for the public bete and i’m now happy to announce that the public beta is available.

Get your own CE code by making a comment on this blog post, send me, @magander3 or use the Author page to drop me an email.

Useful links for Nutanix CE:

In the previous blog post i did not include any information about features included so below is an impressive list including some of the features available in CE:

  • Acropolis Hypervisor
  • Analytics
  • API framework, Usable for
    • Automation
    • Development
    • Orchestration
  • Asynchronous DR
  • Compression
  • De-duplication
  • Erasure Coding
  • Shadow Cloning
  • Replication factor (RF) 1 and 2.
    • Single server (RF=1)
    • Three servers (RF=2)
    • Four servers (RF=2)
  • Self-Healing

Screen Shot 2015-06-11 at 04.31.45

The same hardware requirements as mention in my announcement blog post still applies and includes:

  • Server – 1, 3 & 4 servers (Yes you donate need several server to start using Nutanix CE)
  • CPU – Intel CPUs, 4 cores minimum, with VT-x support
  • Memory – 16GB minimum
  • Storage Subsystem – RAID 0 (LSI HBAs) or AHCI storage sub-systems
  • Hot Tier (SSD) – One SSD per server minimum, ≥ 200GB per server
  • Cold Tier (HDD) – One HDD per server minimum, ≥ 500GB per serve
  • Networking – Intel NICs

 

57 comments

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  1. Ramesh

    Hi, I have been waiting for Nutanix CE version. I registered for CE release updates but didn’t get any info as of now. Please share or invite for Nutanix CE. thanks.

  2. magander3

    Hi Ramesh, check your email.

    //Magnus

  3. Santhoshkumar

    Hi I have registered long back….still I didn’t get my CE package. Please share the Nutanix CE. Thank you

  4. magander3

    Hi,
    check your email for a Nutanix CE code.

    cheers

    //Magnus

  5. Lieven

    Could you send me an invite code?

  6. magander3

    Hi,
    check your email for a Nutanix CE code.

    cheers

    //Magnus

  7. DougMac

    Could you send me an invite code too? Signed up for the CE release, but nothing on that channel yet.

  8. magander3

    Sure, check your inbox

    //Magnus

  9. Alex

    Hi, could you please send me an invite code, too?

  10. magander3

    Hi,
    just send you a code. Enjoy

    //Magnus

  11. Pierce Hone

    Please could you send me a Invite code for Nutanix Community Edition.
    I would really like to see how well Nutanix works.
    Always looking to improve my knowledge and keep ahead of the curve.

  12. magander3

    Hi, sure no problem. Check your inbox.

    //Magnus

  13. Jason Robinson

    Would absolutely love to try out the Community Edition. Do you have any more invite codes left?

  14. magander3

    Sure, check your email.

    //Magnus

  15. deddy

    Hi, I am deddy from Indonesia. Wondering, if you have any more invite codes left?
    Thanks.

  16. magander3

    Hi,
    sure check your email.

    //Magnus

  17. Nicco

    Hi, i am really intrigued with nutanix Hyperconverge solution, are there anymore invite codes left? appreciate it if there is thanks!

  18. magander3

    Hi,
    check your email. just sent you a code.

    //Magnus

  19. Andy

    Hi, I’m really want to test nutanix, would you mind share the invitation codes to me ? thanks~~

  20. magander3

    Hi Andy,
    please check your email.

    //Magnus

  21. gareth

    Hi, would love to begin testing the CE edition for my company but struggling to get a code. Cheers.

  22. magander3

    Hi,
    check you email.

    //Magnus

  23. oguzozturk

    Hi, would love to begin testing the CE edition for my company but struggling to get a code. Cheers.

  24. magander3

    Hi,
    please check you email.

    //Magnus

  25. oguzozturk

    thanks…

  26. Jason Wong

    Hi, i want to build a home lab to evaluate the feature and function. Can i have invite code?

    Many Thanks.

  27. magander3

    Hi,
    please check your inbox for the code

    //Magnus

  28. Jason Wong

    Thanks you…

  29. James

    Would love to give Nutanix CE a try, look forward to hearing from you

  30. magander3

    Hi James,
    check you inbox and have a fun time with Nutanix CE

    //Magnus

  31. Lizette

    Keep working ,fantastic job!

  32. James

    Hey Magnus – looking for the fastest way to get an invite code. Help a guy out? 🙂 Thanks a bunch!

  33. magander3

    Hi James,
    please check you email and njoy Nutanix CE..

    //Magnus

  34. Stas

    Hey Magnus – looking to give Nutanix CE a look. Can I get an invite code, please?

  35. magander3

    Hi,
    sounds good. Check your email.

    //Magnus

  36. Ricky Ruan

    Hi, Magnus. I am Ricky from Central China, I would love to begin testing the CE edition for Home Lab but struggling to get a code. Please?

  37. magander3

    Hi,
    just sent you a code.

    //Magnus

  38. REMAUD

    Hi,
    Could you send me an invite code?
    Regards

  39. REMAUD

    Hi,Could you send me an invite code?
    Regards

  40. magander3

    Hi,
    check your email.

    thanks

    //Magnus

  41. William

    Hey Magnus,
    I was hoping you have an invite code available still?
    I’m looking at setting up a Nutanix lab to see if we can get rid of our SAN once and for all!

    Thanks mate,
    Will.

  42. magander3

    Hi Will,
    check your email

    //Magnus

  43. Mike Aday

    I would love a CE code…

  44. magander3

    Hi Mike,
    just sent you an invite code.

    //Magnus

  45. Daniel Storozhev

    Hi Magnus,

    thank you very much for your offer.
    As the many other commenters above me, I would like to ask you for an invitation code for Nutanix CE. I would love to evaluate their features in a home lab and to see if we can use this in our business.

    Thank you very much,
    Daniel

  46. magander3

    Hi,
    please check your email inbox.

    thanks

  47. Zhimin

    Hi,

    im looking to test the product however, we were put on a waiting list. Due to time constrain, it would be great if you could send me an invite code.

    cheers

  48. magander3

    Hi,
    check you email for the code.

    thanks

  49. Bjarne Larsen

    Hi, I am interested in an invite code for testing Nutanix CE in my homelab.

    Thank you very much,
    Bjarne

  50. magander3

    Hi,
    check your inbox.

    // Magnus

  51. ryee22116622

    I would love to evaluate their features in a home lab and to see if we can use this in our business.

    Thanks much,

    Rich

  52. magander3

    Hi Rich,
    i just dropped you an email with an invite code.

    //Magnus

  53. Sarath

    Hi,

    I would like to get an invite code for Nutanix CE. Please help!

  54. magander3

    Hi Sarath,
    please check your inbox for a valid code.

    //Magnus

  55. Oguz Can

    Hello,

    I would love to get familiar with Nutanix if you have a spare code to share!

    Thanks in advance,

    Oguz.

  56. Albert Widjaja

    Hi Magnus,

    Can you please send me the invite code ?

    Thanks in advance.

    Al

  57. magander3

    Hi,
    please check your email.

    //Magnus

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