What's New in Acropolis Base Software 4.5.1

  • 15 December 2015
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Acropolis Base Software 4.5.1 and Prism Central 4.5.1 were released yesterday. Along with many enhancements, I wanted to highlight three new items and one tech preview, I encourage you to download and start a disussion in our forums.

  • Nutanix Cluster Check - Acropolis base software 4.5.1 includes Nutanix Cluster Check (NCC) 2.1.2, which includes improved existing checks and functionality. One new check, valid_drives_config_check, is introduced.

  • Erasure Coding Improvements - Nutanix has made changes to the operation of the erasure coding feature.

  • 1-Click Upgrade for BIOS and BMC Firmware - This feature is available for ESXi hypervisor host environments running on NX-xxxx G4 platforms only

Tech Preview Features

  • Self-Service Restore - This feature allows a user to restore a file within a virtual machine from the Nutanix protected snapshot with minimal Nutanix administrator intervention. This feature is supported on Nutanix clusters running the ESXi hypervisor only. Note: Do not use tech preview features in production environments.

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what's "1-Click Upgrade for BIOS and BMC Firmware"?
Is there any document to explain what it is?
Appreciate your time
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This feature provides you with the ability to update the firmware with one-click from within the management station.