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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
Empathetic Design – UX for APIs
In a previous blog article API Design, I talk about using a UX mindset when designing APIs.  While, the basic premise of the article is still valid, I think it is more instructive to look a little deeper at the issue.  I had the privilege of talking about this very issue during my developer day … Continued
Nutanix Data Pipelines and AI for Developers
by Sai Nanduri, Engineer, Xi IoT R&D IoT edge computing is all about real-time analysis and understanding of how users are interacting with applications. In big data IoT scenarios, anything you can do to improve the transform stage in the extract, transform, load (ETL) process is going to be helpful because your edge data sources … Continued
Make the most of your Xi IoT Trial
Today, I believe that I speak for the entire Xi IoT team when I say that I’m proud to announce the release of the official Xi IoT Trial. The trial stands on the foundation of our latest platform release that delivers a wealth of new functionality for our customers. Xi IoT now provides pre-built applications … Continued
Nutanix Xi IoT Application Containers for Developers
by Heiko Koehler, Sr. Staff Engineer, Xi IoT R&D Edge computing with the Nutanix Xi IoT platform frees developers from the complexity of deploying edge devices and data streams and instead allows developers to focus on creating useful data analysis and transformation logic through easy to use Application Program Interfaces (APIs), reusable data pipelines, and … ...