Objects 3.0 release announcement.

Anirudha | Wed, 09/30/2020 - 03:58

Another feature packed release from Nutanix Objects team.  Objects 3.0 is GA now.

What's new:

This release includes the following new features:

  • Introduced ESXi Support for Object Store 
    • You can now deploy Object Stores on ESXi clusters. (ESXi version 6.5 or above)
  • Introduced Objects Streaming Replication Feature 
    • You can now replicate objects in a source bucket to a destination bucket with seconds of RPO (Recovery Point Objective) deployed in a different Object Store instance. 
  • Added support for Object Lock API Operations 
    • You can now apply object lock policies on individual objects within a bucket using the S3 supported APIs. 
  • Veeam Object Immutability Certification
    • Objects 3.0 is in the process of getting certified by Veeam for Object Immutability - this will enable customers to protect their Veeam based backup environments from ransomware attacks. 
  • Added support for 350TB deep storage nodes

 

Useful Links:

  • Objects 3.0 Release Notes can be accessed here.
  • User Guide can be accessed here.
  • Software downloads for Objects (darksite) is here.

 

I will start detail blog on each of above features soon.