Tag: Cloud

vRA and NSX – Application Services and Design

vRA and NSX – Application Services and Design

This post was originally published on this site —In the Intro to App-Centric Networking and Security post, I introduced some of the value and benefits of brining vRealize Automation and NSX together (be sure to give that a review before continuing). Now we’ll dive a bit deeper into the technical details of the integration to gain an understanding of how these solutions can transform application security. vRealize Automation (vRA) supports deployment topologies to align with business and IT needs. The topology can be based on application Read more […]

5 Must Knows of Automated Workload Balancing with vRealize Operations – David Davis on vROps Post #43

5 Must Knows of Automated Workload Balancing with vRealize Operations – David Davis on vROps Post #43

This post was originally published on this site —You’ve heard of VMware Distributed Resource Scheduler, or DRS, right? Of course! Everyone uses DRS in their vSphere cluster to (seemingly) magically balance workloads across hosts without any downtime to the running applications in the virtual machines. With the latest version of vRealize Operations there’s an awesome new “DRS-ish” feature that you need to know about. In this post, you’ll learn the 5 “must-knows” of Automated Workload Balancing! Now Read more […]

Getting Started with VMware Discovery and Cost Insight – under 1 hour!

Getting Started with VMware Discovery and Cost Insight – under 1 hour!

This post was originally published on this site —VMware Cloud Services were announced at VMWorld 2017. VMware Cloud Services enable users to have a single application construct featuring services on-premises, in a VMware hybrid cloud, and in native public clouds such as Amazon Web Services(AWS), and Microsoft Azure.  The services are rapidly expanding, delivered as a SaaS model, and give customers management and security services that are as agile as the applications they build in different clouds. VMware Cloud Services was developed with Read more […]

Reviews by Users: vRealize Wins High Marks

Reviews by Users: vRealize Wins High Marks

This post was originally published on this site —Our customers love to tell us what’s working, what they love, and what could be better. And we love to hear it! That’s why we collaborated with IT Central Station to interview VMworld attendees in Las Vegas to gather written and video reviews on our products; in this case, vRealize Operations, vRealize Automation, and vRealize Network Insight. I’ve read over 130 reviews in the past few weeks, and there are some clear themes that jump out in customer narratives: VMware solutions Read more […]

Enabling Infrastructure as Code

Enabling Infrastructure as Code

This post was originally published on this site —Infrastructure as Code – The developer’s point of view This week, we’re going to look at infrastructure from the developer’s point of view. Developers by their nature, see everything as code. We’ll refer to this idea as –  Infrastructure as Code. Infrastructure as Code is the process of leveraging code, or machine-readable files, to manage and provision data center resources in addition to using software development best practices in the management of Read more […]

Horizon View Content pack for vRealize Log Insight

Horizon View Content pack for vRealize Log Insight

This post was originally published on this site —Overview VMware Horizon View (formerly VMware View) is a virtual desktop infrastructure solution that simplifies desktop management. VMware Horizon View helps provide end users access to all of their virtual desktops, applications, and online services through a single digital workspace. Horizon View consolidates control, delivery and protection of end user compute resources with policies that dynamically adapt to the end user’s computing environment. It also helps in simplifying authentication Read more […]

Monitoring HPE 3PAR StoreServ with Blue Medora

Monitoring HPE 3PAR StoreServ with Blue Medora

This post was originally published on this site —Monitoring HPE 3PAR StoreServ with Blue Medora If data is driving the digital economy, then flash storage is its engine’s turbo charger. All flash arrays (AFA) may not feature in your data center today, but odds are soon they will. According to 451 Research, 48% of enterprises are either currently using them, piloting, or planning to do so by the end of next year. At Blue Medora, we listen carefully to customers, and heard loud and clear that deep insight into AFA performance is becoming to Read more […]

Optimizing your Java application with Wavefront

Optimizing your Java application with Wavefront

This post was originally published on this site —Introduction In this article, we will follow the ficticious First Bank of Ebberød through their somewhat rocky entry into the world of high-frequency algorithmic trading and how Wavefront can help them. The bank has suffered from poor profitability and a lack of innovation for a long time. To address both of these issues, the bank leadership decided it would launch a algoritmic trading division. Unfortunately, their budget was limited, so they had to go with the cheapest bid for Read more […]

Top 7 Dashboards in vRealize Operations 6.6 – David Davis on vROps Post #42

Top 7 Dashboards in vRealize Operations 6.6 – David Davis on vROps Post #42

This post was originally published on this site —I know that this blog has covered what’s new in vRealize Operations 6.6 a number of times already with posts like “awesome new HTML5 interface” and “what’s new in vROps 6.6” but the great thing about the new vRealize Operations 6.6 is that there is SO MUCH to talk about. In this post, I’d like to cover, what is likely to be, one of the most used features of vRealize Operations 6.6 and that is Dashboards. In fact, let’s make Read more […]

Want to Test Drive vRealize Automation? Start with New Hands-on Lab

Want to Test Drive vRealize Automation? Start with New Hands-on Lab

This post was originally published on this site —Among the 150,000 virtual machines deployed during VMworld 2017, vRealize Automation was one of the TOP 10 most popular Hands on labs (HOL). It is clear that “IT Automation” today is still top-of-mind for our customers, and IT teams are keen on exploring automation solutions to bring agility and efficiency into their organizations. vRealize Automation, heart of VMware Cloud Management Platform, delivers automated IT service provisioning and delivery with self-service capabilities. It Read more […]