Acropolis is the foundation of the platform that starts with hyper-converged infrastructure then adds built-in virtualization, storage services, virtual networking and cross-hypervisor application mobility creating a turnkey solution that can be deployed out-of-the-box in 60 minutes or less.
Nutanix Acropolis has 5 key components that make it a complete solution for delivering and infrastructure service :
- Built-in AHV Virtualization : Nutanix Acropolis includes AHV, their native virtualization solution, and additionally supports the virtualization solutions of Vmware ESXi, Microsoft Hyper-V and Citrix XenServer. Nutanix AHV is a comprehensive enterprise virtualization solution tightly integrated into Acropolis and is provided with no additional licenses cost.
- Platform Services: Nutanix Acropolis employs MapReduce technology to deliver highly distributed Enterprise grade storage to ensure no single points of failure and negligible impact to real-time performance.
- Networking Services: Nutanix Acropolis provides a comprehensive set of services to visualize the network, automate common network operations and secure the network through native services and partner integration.
- Enterprise Cloud is the Future of IT : World’s most advanced data-centers rely on Nutanix technology and solutions to power their work-loads at any scale. It’s time for businesses to move away from legacy infrastructure. Eliminate the need for stand alone SAN or NAS-based storage and expensive virtualization and mitigate complexity and silos.