Tag: Cloud

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 […]

Network Insight 3.6 Technical Overview

Network Insight 3.6 Technical Overview

This post was originally published on this site —  vRealize Network Insight 3.6 (vRNI) and Network Insight Service include a number of powerful new features designed to provide enhanced visibility for physical network switches.  Network Insight also allows you to leverage your physical switch NetFlow data for micro-segmentation planning.  Additionally we have added a flow analytics capability, a new AWS security group and firewall troubleshooting dashboard, Public REST APIs, additional device support, and support for NSX-T.   Collecting Read more […]

vRealize Network Insight 3.6: Industry leading visibility for networking and security across multiple clouds

vRealize Network Insight 3.6: Industry leading visibility for networking and security across multiple clouds

This post was originally published on this site —Download vRealize Network Insight 3.6 to manage and scale NSX deployments, plan security and troubleshoot networking across virtual, physical and multi-cloud environments. Announcing vRealize Network Insight 3.6 vRealize Network Insight 3.6 adds key capabilities that enhance network and security visibility in customers’ SDDC and AWS environments, and that enable customers to confidently deploy, manage and scale their VMware NSX deployments. Enhanced Visibility: Netflow from physical devices Read more […]

Introducing the New vRealize Operations Service Discovery Management Pack – David Davis on vROps Post #45

Introducing the New vRealize Operations Service Discovery Management Pack – David Davis on vROps Post #45

This post was originally published on this site —In my continuing series on the vRealize Suite, I’ve been focusing recently on all the new features in vRealize Operations 6.6. In my last post I covered the New Capacity Dashboards in VMware vRealize Operations 6.6 and, before that, the 5 Must Knows of Automated Workload Balancing with vRealize Operations and the Top 7 Dashboards in vRealize Operations 6.6. In this post, we’ll take a sidestep from all the greatness in the new vROps 6.6 and Read more […]

Optimize, Manage, and Scale a Modern Infrastructure: A Crash Course in Four Parts

Optimize, Manage, and Scale a Modern Infrastructure: A Crash Course in Four Parts

This post was originally published on this site —The journey to infrastructure modernization can take different paths. For some, it means moving workloads from the data center to a hybrid cloud. For others, it means migrating from a hardware-based infrastructure to a software-defined data center (SDDC). And for many, a modern infrastructure means transitioning to a SDDC with hybrid cloud capabilities. If you need to respond faster to rapidly changing business conditions and want to reduce the cost of infrastructure management by more than 50%, Read more […]