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Living on the Edge: OT and IT for AI and IoT
Industry 4.0 is is often used to describe the data-driven and AI-powered Smart Factory. The critical nature of such industrial applications cannot tolerate the WAN latency of the cloud, so any data must be processed locally at the Edge site where it’s generated from myriad IoT devices. In this scenario, Edge represents the intersection where teams … Continued
Deploying your first machine learning solution with Xi IoT
For those who are unfamiliar, at Nutanix, we market Xi IoT as:   A platform that delivers local compute and AI for IoT edge devices, converging the edge and cloud into one seamless data processing platform. The Xi IoT platform eliminates complexity, accelerates deployments, and elevates developers to focus on the business logic powering IoT … Continued
Nutanix Xi IoT: An Overview for Developers
by Rohit Goyal, Principal Product Marketing Manager, IoT Platform The Nutanix Xi IoT platform reduces the complexity of deploying edge computing solutions. It provides the developer with easy deployment through Docker containers, flexible data pipelines, reusable data transformation functions, a pluggable machine learning architecture and easy to use Application Program In...
Windows on the APIs – New Lab Available Now
In the past month or two we’ve published a couple of introductory labs. Based on PHP and Python, they’re a great intro into using the Nutanix APIs and can be found on the Nutanix Developer Portal Labs page. But … what if you aren’t a PHP or Python developer? We’ve just published a intro new … Continued
Nutanix in the real world
.NEXT is right around the corner, taking place May 7-9, 2019 in Anaheim, California. For those developers attending the conference, be sure to attend Developer Day on May 7. After lunch at Developer Day, we will be hosting a panel discussion with Nutanix customers to share their first hand experience working with and using Nutanix … Continued
Using Nutanix Calm & HTTP Tasks
In part 1 of this mini series, Using Nutanix Calm & eScript, we simulated calling a third party API to get an IPAM-issued IP address. The intention behind that article was to look at something that’s more common than you might think – assigning an IP address to a VM in an environment that doesn’t … Continued
Getting started with Xi IoT API
We believe, API is the primary mechanism for provisioning planet-scale IoT infrastructure and deploying AI/Edge Computing Apps. We are very excited to introduce Xi IoT API documentation so that you can automate your IoT infrastructure and application management tasks. The Xi IoT APIs follow RESTFul design. Here are quick tips to get started: 1. Create … Continued
Introducing Our Developer Day Speakers
Listen to the experts! With less than 2 months away from Developer Day at .NEXT in Anaheim, CA, we are excited to announce the voices behind the event – our speakers! Gene Kim, author of The Phoenix Project We’ll be joined by Multiple award-winning CTO, researcher, entrepreneur and founder of Tripwire, Gene Kim! As a … Continued
Using Nutanix Calm & eScript
Introduction In this article we’re going to look at something that often comes up in customer & partner conversations. To understand the requirement, let’s look at a question: What if I don’t use DHCP in my environment? How can I call an external API that returns an IP address while creating a VM with Nutanix … Continued
Why did we change our API documentation?
A year back when we were looking out to solve the API Reference puzzle, we knew for the fact that seamless automation, scalability, and ease-of-usage were the few corner stones on which we wanted to build the new ecosystem. The market is flooded with many new age API docs tool, but getting the right tool … Continued