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Putty fatal error after upgrading Nutanix NOS

After a upgrading 32 Nutanix servers (8 boxes of 4 servers) I got a error from Putty while trying to connect to a CVM with SSH: “Disconnected: No supported authentication methods available (server sent: publickey)”         Before upgrading I haven’t any problems using Putty to SSH to a CVM. The error indicates […]

Wednesday July 30th, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

New Book – vSphere Virtual Machine Management

A virtual machine (VM) is a software implementation of a machine (a computer) that executes programs like a physical machine. vSphere has clusters of virtual machines that are all interconnected. Virtualization changes everything. Virtual machines have far more functionality than physical servers and are capable of incredible things. Virtual machines should not be treated and […]

Wednesday May 28th, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

How to add a new node to a Nutanix cluster using CLI

If you want to expand you Nutanix cluster with a new node you have the option to do this from the GUI. But sometime you want to do it from the command line using the CLI. Before you start check a couple of things: Is IPV6 working between the Nutanix hosts? Get the IPV6 address […]

Tuesday February 18th, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

How to check your version of Nutanix NOS

On the CVM controller issue the command: cat /etc/nutanix/svm-version  

Tuesday February 18th, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

New website

After 5 year of blogging on it’s time to move another website name and URL. As of now the primary URL of my blog will be The content of my ‘old’ blog is still available through the old URL, but you will be redirected to the new URL. I also made some minor […]

Tuesday September 13th, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments »