Tag: Cloud

Realizing the Self-Healing Data Center: Artificial Intelligence’s Role in Automation

Realizing the Self-Healing Data Center: Artificial Intelligence’s Role in Automation

This post was originally published on this site —There’s an old joke that IT is about keeping the lights on. Have you ventured into The Home Depot lately? Lighting isn’t what it used to be! With a diversity of choices—LED, CFL, Halogen, Fluorescent and, for now, the old incandescent bulb Thomas Edison would recognize, the simplicity of yesteryear is gone. The same could be said for the data center, only in our industry, it’s yesterday—or even yesterminute! With rising application diversity, public and hybrid clouds, Read more […]

Dec 13th: Beyond the Basics – vRealize Operations Advanced and Enterprise Features

Dec 13th: Beyond the Basics – vRealize Operations Advanced and Enterprise Features

This post was originally published on this site —It is hard to argue that vRealize Operations is the best solution for managing your private cloud running on VMware vSphere.  Register and attend this free Getting More out of VMware webcast to learn more about how vRealize Operations provides rich and extended visibility and control for customers’ cloud management needs. vRealize Operations is the domain expert for vSphere performance and capacity monitoring. But that’s only a sample of the full capability you can Read more […]

Why You Should Start Using vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager

Why You Should Start Using vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager

This post was originally published on this site —  Should You Care About vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager?   Enterprise Management Associates recently published an EMA Quick Take on VMware vRealize Suite 2017. The report outlines the key capabilities and important features of vRealize Suite 2017. EMA Research Director Torsten Volk authored the report. The key EMA findings in the report are that the latest release of vRealize Suite provides accelerated deployment and a lower OPEX by including a central UI, a simplified Read more […]

Read ’17 Gartner Report: Multicloud Usage Will Drive Cloud Management Platform Growth FREE from VMware

Read ’17 Gartner Report: Multicloud Usage Will Drive Cloud Management Platform Growth FREE from VMware

This post was originally published on this site —Cloud Management Platform Much like virtualization technology, cloud is now an industry standard for many organizations.  Cloud is everywhere.  Most organizations are using it in one shape or form, whether private, public, or hybrid.  And nowadays, it’s not just one cloud, but multiple clouds.  Question is, how are you going to address this new challenge of governing and managing all those clouds? Industry analysts confirm there is a growing number of inquiries on Cloud Read more […]

Managing vRealize as Code

Managing vRealize as Code

This post was originally published on this site —In this blog, we’ll look at how you can extend the concept of managing your SDDC as Code to also manage your vRealize implementation using the same principles and VMware infrastructure. This holistic approach will enable you to manage your entire IT estate more efficiently. This is a simple and intuitive extension of the best practices which we’ve already outlined in Managing the SDDC as Software blog. The process works the same whether you are managing a business application or the IT Read more […]

Managing the SDDC as Software

Managing the SDDC as Software

This post was originally published on this site —Best practices for code management We introduced the concepts behind managing the SDDC as code in the first blog of this series, and now we want to take this concept down a few layers. In our first blog, we introduced the following basics: Model your infrastructure as code. Centrally manage configuration data. Develop, test, then deploy. This is a simple description of an SDDC software model, however the details of each of these elements can be overwhelming as you begin your adventure. In this Read more […]

A Practical Example of using “Instance Breakdown” Column in Views

A Practical Example of using “Instance Breakdown” Column in Views

This post was originally published on this site —Customers like functionality provided by Views, but sometimes restrict usage by configuring metrics/properties and time settings. While, under “Group by” tab  (desribed in View Workspace Data Details: How to Break Down Data)  there are can find powerful features which allow them to create more smart, more universal  and more efficents data requests. Let’s go forward and click on this tab! Under this tab, you can configure two option: Add interval breakdown column Read more […]

Enhanced Troubleshooting with the New vRealize Operations 6.6 – David Davis on vROps #46

Enhanced Troubleshooting with the New vRealize Operations 6.6 – David Davis on vROps #46

This post was originally published on this site —Who has trouble in their vSphere infrastructure? Hopefully you don’t because you prevented that trouble before it happened with the vRealize Suite. However, the odds are that there are some vSphere infrastructures that either have performance and capacity trouble today or will have those types of trouble in the near future. Thankfully the latest version of vRealize Operations has a number of new enhancements to help you proactively prevent trouble before it happens and remediate trouble Read more […]

Interview with Mahesh Kumar on vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager and vRealize Automation 7.3

Interview with Mahesh Kumar on vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager and vRealize Automation 7.3

This post was originally published on this site —Once again I was honored to visit VMware HQ and conduct a series of interviews with the VMware Cloud Management group as part of the ActualTechMedia Roadcast series. Previously, I posted the first group of videos, where I interviewed Taruna Gandhi about vRealize Operations Workload Balancing. In this second group of videos, I interview Mahesh Kumar, Sr Director of Product Marketing in the Cloud Management Business Unit. In the first video we get the scoop on the new and exciting updates Read more […]

Interview with VMware’s Taruna Gandhi on vRealize Operations 6.6 with Automated Workload Balancing

Interview with VMware’s Taruna Gandhi on vRealize Operations 6.6 with Automated Workload Balancing

This post was originally published on this site —Once again I was honored to visit VMware HQ and conduct a series of interviews with the VMware Cloud Management group as part of the ActualTechMedia Roadcast series. In this first group of videos that I’ll post from the interviews, I was happy to talk again with Taruna Gandhi, Product Marketing Manager in the Cloud Management Business Unit. Taruna and I talked about the new features in vRealize Operations 6.6. In the video, she tells us that the new version of vRealize Operations Read more […]