Tag: Cloud

Building Operational Bridges with Wavefront and vRealize Operations

Building Operational Bridges with Wavefront and vRealize Operations

This post was originally published on this site —With the introduction of the Wavefront with vRealize Operations 6.7, customers interested in monitoring packaged applications using Wavefront by VMware have a quick and effortless way to try monitoring as a service.  In previous blog posts, we have explained what this enables and how to use the VMware Application Proxy (“VAP”) to enable this integration.  In this blog post, we’ll answer the most important question:  “Why would I use both Wavefront and vRealize Read more […]

vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager 1.3 – What’s new

vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager 1.3 – What’s new

This post was originally published on this site —On July 10, 2018, VMware released an updated version of its vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager. vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager (vRSLCM) automates Day 0 to Day 2 operations of the entire vRealize Suite, enabling simplified operational experience for customers. The vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager automates install, configuration, upgrade, patch, configuration management, drift remediation and health from within a single pane of glass, thereby freeing IT Managers/Cloud admin resources to focus Read more […]

Intelligent Operations: Technology Alone is Not the Answer

Intelligent Operations: Technology Alone is Not the Answer

This post was originally published on this site —By Kevin Lees and Andy Troup Technology is a critical enabler in helping IT support, if not drive, their company’s business outcomes. But it is “just” an enabler and without understanding how to operationalize a technology, all of the benefits afforded by it will never be fully realized. This is especially true if we consider the increasing intelligence of operational tools like VMware vRealize Operations which is making self-driving, intelligent operations a reality. While simply Read more […]

Webinar: Comprehensive Network Automation with vRealize and NSX

Webinar: Comprehensive Network Automation with vRealize and NSX

This post was originally published on this site —Interested in learning how to deliver faster, higher quality services to your business and customers? Join us on July 10, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. PDT to learn how you can leverage Network Automation, a powerful combination of vRealize Suite’s components: vRealize Automation and vRealize Network Insight (vRNI) and NSX, VMware’s software-defined networking solution, to drive new levels of secure application agility.This webinar is the next installment in our “Getting More out of vRealize” Read more […]

Forrester Names VMware a Leader in 2018 Report for Hybrid Cloud Management Solutions

Forrester Names VMware a Leader in 2018 Report for Hybrid Cloud Management Solutions

This post was originally published on this site —VMware is positioned as a Leader in the just-published “The Forrester Wave: Hybrid Cloud Management, Q2 2018.” According to the report, VMware achieved the highest possible score in the cloud monitoring, product vision, market approach and partner ecosystem criteria.   The report states that, “VMware’s vRealize Suite extends its strong management capabilities for vSphere- and vCloud-based environments/providers to AWS and Azure. vRealize’s strengths include its Read more […]

GMOO Series: Comprehensive Network Automation with vRealize and NSX

GMOO Series: Comprehensive Network Automation with vRealize and NSX

This post was originally published on this site —Interested in learning how to deliver faster, higher quality services to your business and customers? Join us on June 20, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. PDT to learn how you can leverage Network Automation, a powerful combination of vRealize Suite’s components: vRealize Automation and vRealize Network Insight (vRNI) and NSX, VMware’s software-defined networking solution, to drive new levels of secure application agility. If you are like most organizations, you strive to improve services with a faster Read more […]

vRealizing IaaS as a Code Multi-Developer Story with vRealize Automation and LifeCycle Suite Content Management

vRealizing IaaS as a Code Multi-Developer Story with vRealize Automation and LifeCycle Suite Content Management

This post was originally published on this site —We are continuing to cover the multi-developer story for IaaS contents as a code. In the previous blog we have shown step-by-step process on how to set up IaaS content development environment using vRealize Automation with Infrastructure blueprint that is available for download from vRA 7.4 appliances. Here we will be focusing on implementing the main part of Multi-developer story for IaaS as code: how to enable developers to work with IaaS content similar to how “regular” software developers Read more […]

vRA and ServiceNow – beyond the boring stuff

vRA and ServiceNow – beyond the boring stuff

This post was originally published on this site — Many companies are using our vRealize Automation plug-in for ITSM which delivers blueprints to standard ServiceNow catalogs. For the majority of use cases it is working well and many find it useful. And boring as hell. The reason for this is that the plug-in is not giving you everything the vRA portal does. However, just because we are not given something, it doesn’t mean we can’t take it. We can take it, abuse it and make it our own, thanks to ServiceNow’s vast possibilities Read more […]

Top 3 IT Operations Badges Every Administrator Should Know

Top 3 IT Operations Badges Every Administrator Should Know

This post was originally published on this site —Top 3 IT Operations Badges Every Administrator Should Know Companies Want Efficient Operations Understand VMware vRealize Operations Manager badges and Blue Medora True Visibility Suite (TVS) objects for efficient operation of your virtual infrastructure. There are three major badges used in vRealize Operations (vROps): Health, Risk, and Efficiency.  Each discovered object, from VMs to Cisco UCS blades, will have these badges.   VMware vRealize® Operations Manager Badge Basics The Read more […]

Log Intelligence User Interface Walkthrough

Log Intelligence User Interface Walkthrough

This post was originally published on this site —Log Intelligence will help you achieve real-time visibility into infrastructure and application logs across private clouds and AWS – including VMware Cloud on AWS.   Please click here for a blog on the UI walkthrough of Log Intelligence. To request access and start for free, please click here. The post Log Intelligence User Interface Walkthrough appeared first on VMware Cloud Management. Read more […]