Automated Application Deployment using Nutanix Xi IoT Python SDK
What insight will you get after reading this blog: What is Nutanix Xi IoT?What is an Application in Nutanix Xi IoT context?Example use caseWhat is the Nutanix Xi IoT Python SDK,  and How Can I install and Use It?How Can I deploy an Application on One or More Edges Programmatically?How Can I Programmatically Get the … Continued
The Five Hundred (500+ VMs via v3 API)
Whether it be virtual machines, files or even Acme Corporation Whatsits, querying a large set requires a little thought. Quick intro note – for the purposes of this article we’ll define large as more than 500 items, even though many environments are much larger. Consider the following basic scenario: A Nutanix environment with clusters running … Continue...
REST API Versioning – A Misunderstood Soul
There is a considerable amount of confusion and debate around the topic of versioning REST APIs. The opinions range all the way from don’t version your APIs (Roy Fielding) to version using HTTP headers to placing it in the URI and probably everything in between. Indeed, giants in the modern computing era like Microsoft, Amazon, … Continued
Rinse & Repeat (Cloud-Init Lab)
The labs on the Nutanix Developer portal, up until now, have covered a few things. Nutanix products like Calm, technical subjects such as API usage (Python, C#, PHP), to name a few. Today’s quick lab introduces the use of Nutanix Acropolis and Cloud-Init together. By following this lab, you will learn how to deploy VMs … Continued
Number 5 is alive! (Calm Lab)
Ok so it’s technically number 6, but who can forget that iconic line? 🙂 Today’s quick post introduces the latest lab to join the Nutanix Developer Portal labs lineup! The lab, named Calm Lab 1.0, is aimed squarely at getting exposure to Nutanix Calm, including how you, our developer community, could integrate your scripts directly … Continued
Quick Tip: Xi IoT Community Forum
With Xi IoT an increasingly hot topic, we’re inviting our valuable community to chat directly with us.  If you have questions about Xi IoT as a product or if you just want to provide feedback, we’d love to hear from you in our Xi IoT Community Forum. The Xi IoT Community Forum answers some of the most frequ...
API Finger Food (Code Samples)
While writing these blog posts, I often find myself saying “One of the most common questions we get is …” The interesting thing is that it’s absolutely real – we get a wide range of questions from customers, partners, community and event attendees. Naturally, we do see some patterns when looking at those questions. Today’s … Conti...
Developer Day at .NEXT has been deployed to production
Our inaugural Developer Day event happened May 7th, 2019 at the Anaheim Marriott as a prelude to the awesomeness that is .NEXT. This exclusive event would bring together some of our most technical customers and Nutantix folks for a jam-packed day of learning, discussions and hands on labs. Breakfast was served and the day started off … Continued