Your Mission: Make Virtualization Invisible

Rockets are complicated, but AHV is easy. Learn how to deploy, configure, and manage Nutanix AHV in just a few minutes.

Migrate to AHV

Getting away from complex architectures or legacy hypervisors has never been this fast and easy

Migration from ESXi to AHV

Automate migrations from with Move to quickly and simply switch to AHV with minimal downtime

In-Place ESXi to AHV Conversion

Seamlessly convert an ESXi cluster running on Nutanix HCI to AHV with minimal downtime

Migration from Hyper-V to AHV

Automate migrations from with Move to quickly and simply switch to AHV with minimal downtime

Initial Setup

Setting up Prism Central unified cluster management, users, roles, and more

Deploying the Prism Central VM

Install Prism Central to establish the multi-cluster management user interface

Adding a Cluster to Prism Central

Register and connect new clusters to Prism Central for centralized operations, visibility, and management

Using AD for Prism Authentication

Add authentication in Prism via Microsoft Active Directory

Day One Basics

Getting started creating and managing VMs, taking snapshots, expanding capacity, and more

Creating an AHV VM in Prism

How to create a new AHV VM in Prism with basic attributes

Managing ISOs and Images

How to upload guest OS ISOs and hard disk images into the centralized Prism Image Service

Creating a Custom Role in Prism

Create custom roles with access and granular permissions toaugment default built-in roles

Advanced Operations

Understanding performance, usage and capacity, alerts, auditing, health checks, and more

Using AHV Auditing in Prism

Research and view VM configuration changes

Upgrading AHV and AOS

Performing a basic cluster upgrade using Prism for AOS and LCM for AHV

Cross-Container VM Storage Migration

How to migrate a VM from one storage container to another

How to use RBAC

Learn how to apply RBAC permissions to users/groups as well as entities (VMs, clusters, subnets, etc.)

Throttling network bandwidth for image downloads

Setting bandwidth policies for image download on AHV using Prism Central

Creating and managing VM Templates

Creating and managing VM Templates on AHV using Prism Central