Nutanix basics – which NOS version my cluster is running on

As I work for Nutanix for quite some time,  June 2014  I’d started my exciting  journey. As you probably noticed, mostly I’m blogging out about Nutanix platform, how-to’s, architecture, best practices and many many more.

Nutanix basics – how to check NOS version your cluster is running on ?

First things first – what is NOS – Nutanix Operating System ? There are few ways you can check Nutanix cluster version:

#1 – How to check NOS version your cluster is running – from Prism UI

Log in to Prism –> Click on the right  Top on small user icon 2016-01-12_18h28_08 –> About Nutanix. New window pops up and then you can read Nutanix version, License type as well as NCC version installed on cluster.

Nutanix cluster version

Nutanix cluster version

#2 – How to check NOS version your cluster is running – command line

Use ssh client and log in to CVM. Run below commands from command prompt


Artur Krzywdzinski

Artur is Consulting Architect at Nutanix. He has been using, designing and deploying VMware based solutions since 2005 and Microsoft since 2012. He specialize in designing and implementing private and hybrid cloud solution based on VMware and Microsoft software stacks, datacenter migrations and transformation, disaster avoidance. Artur holds VMware Certified Design Expert certification (VCDX #077).