Running Nutanix with Hyper-V – Things to consider and moving forward with Server 2016
Now Nutanix is one of the few HCI vendors out there that actually support Hyper-V so kudos for that! They’ve also joined the CPS club with their fininshed appliance shipment which comes with Azure Pack which is also one of the selected few partners out there.
Now after having had alot of conversations with customers & consultants running Nutanix and Hyper-V I decided to write a blog post about the pitfalls you should be aware of when using Nutanix and Hyper-V.
Now some key concepts first, when it comes to Hyper-V, Nutanix has built a custom SMB 3 provider which is presented out to the hypervisor which acts like a regular SMB 3 share to Hyper-V, but since this SMB 3 protocol is presented out from the Controller VM which is a linux appliance it does not have the same capabilities that regular SMB 3 has, and also Hyper-V has some limitations that we need to be aware of:
Read the entire article here, Running Nutanix with Hyper-V – Things to consider and moving forward with Server 2016
via Marius Sandbu.