Automation & Operations in a Hybrid Cloud world

Automation & Operations in a Hybrid Cloud world

Blog about the Software Defined Datacenter, IT Automation, DevOps and other stuff

Articles with tag : vrealize automation

02/07/2016 From Overblog

vRealize Automation list of resources

Here is a list of resources for vRealize Automation. Hopefully, I'll try to keep it updated. Feel free to inform me if there are more or some get outdated. Blogs on vRealize Automation: VMware Blog (include a list of vRA blogs) virtualizationteam (New) Try...

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01/11/2016 From Overblog

Monitoring vRealize Automation by simulating machines deployments

A while ago, a customer faced an issue with vRealize Automation (VRA) due to the underlying infrastructure. The impact was that no users could deploy any new machines. The deployment would miserably fail. Since this customer were not using vRealize Operations (vR Ops) to monitor vRealize Automation I adviced him to use this as well as use Log Insight to monitor the logs. But the fact is that this approach is primarily to monitor the insight of vRealize Automation, not the vRealize Automation service itself. In many situation, monitoring the service from a user point of view is the best metric one could have. So, I also adviced him to create a workflow that would trigger a "probe" deployment in vRA and send the result to vR Ops. Since I liked that idea, I decided to actually do the workflow...

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10/20/2015 From Overblog

How to import AWS workloads Part 2

The second part of my article "How to import AWS workloads" is now available on Happy reading!

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08/30/2015 From Overblog

New stuff and honored

Hi, Writing new articles is something I really want to do but for many months I had to focus on other priorities. It's really nice priorities so there's no problem but I sometime wish that a day had more than 24 hours (or I could use less hours sleeping :)) Recently, I came up with a nice idea how to use the solution vRealize Automation to import existing public cloud workloads.. It's a recurring request from our customers and by leveraging some of the newest features I could actually make it happen. I started communicate about it internally and was offered to write on the blog. Well, I wasn't going to miss this opportunity!! So here you go, there's new stuff and I feel quite honored! Here's the link:

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