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Nutanix : Cluster Details with Php

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Provide a quick and dirty way to get basic cluster details in Php from the command line. That sound great. And indeed, very feasible make good use of REST API calls.




Nutanix : REST API Calls Examples

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Nutanix platform can be queried out by external application to read/write information to/from the cluster. This can be very handy to connect Nutanix with the external world. This is how Nutanix technology partners are inter-acting with the platform. Example, a platform like Rubrik is making good use of those APIs to perform backups. on the other side, this is how Nutanix instruct vmware to create VMs ...

I've decided to implement a small script to get access to some cluster details and then create a little dashboard in my own flavour. You can consider this as a technology demonstrator.

Rubrik : Reset a Brik to Factory Defaults

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You have completed tests with your new brik and you would like to reset everything to defaults. This is possible with one command : reset. It has some requirements in order to move on. You need to understand what will be reset and what won't.

Rubrik : Multi-tenancy Has Arrived !

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What if your sub-team can manage their backup/restore jobs by themselves ? What if they can configure SLAs for their applications ? They restore job directly without requesting this action to the backup administrators ? A dream ? Probably a reality as well !

Linux : IPSec and VPNC

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Sometimes, you have to connect to old IPSec VPN sites. But unfortunately, latest modern Linux distributions are dropping connectivity after around 24 minutes without any valid understandable reason. It was the case for me with Fedora 25. I've made some researches all over the web without finding a solution until ...