Deploy vRealize Suite in VMware Cloud on AWS

You can now Install vRealize Suite hybrid cloud in VMware Cloud on AWS, and have all vRealize Suite on-prem functionality in VMware Cloud on AWS. vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager can provide same user experience and ease of use during the deployment and lifecycle management of vRealize Suite in VMware Cloud on AWS. vRealize Suite includes […]

Managing Kubernetes – Part 1: Where We Are Today

Kubernetes is the hottest technology in IT today. It has been the rising star for the last couple of years and is gaining traction within the IT community as the new standard for deploying applications. It all started a few of years back when Docker created an easy way to run containers. That was the […]

DevOps: Where Are We and How Did We Get Here?

Businesses today are well aware that the ability to drive differentiation through digital solutions is critical to their survival. However, decades of focus on cost-cutting and risk elimination have resulted in the perception of their internal IT organization as slow, overly burdened by policy and process, and incapable of supporting, much less driving, innovation. Technology […]

ROI Dashboard for vRealize Operations 8.1

On a recent call with a customer, I was asked for help showing the value of vRealize Operations from a financial perspective. Cost management has been a native feature within vRealize Operations since the 6.7 release, but the costs needed to show the Return on Investment (ROI) are available in multiple locations. Potential cost savings […]

Is Your IT Operations Ready for Cloud?

Are you wondering if the cloud operating model is right for your organization? A majority of those participating in a survey said they view public cloud management as more difficult than on-premises, according to the 2019 Enterprise Strategy Group Hybrid Cloud Trends report. In the vRealize Operations Cloud eBook, “Is Your IT Operations Ready for […]

‘Cloud Is’ – Part Four – Technical Debt

It is the best and worst part of a meeting. After everything from sports analogies, pain and gain, speeds and feeds, and time on the whiteboard, the CIO might turn to you at minute 42 of a 60-minute presentation and ask, “what do you think we should do?”   White knuckle moment? Victory lap? Time […]

DevOps with VMware Cloud Foundation

VMware Cloud Foundation(VCF) v4 is an engineered solution with VMware products to simplify path to hybrid cloud while increasing productivity and reduce TCO. VCF delivers a new level of consistency in infrastructure and operations across hybrid clouds together with vSAN 7, NSX-T and vRealize Suite 2019, Tanzu Portfolio and vSphere 7 with Kubernetes. Benefits of VMware Cloud Foundation is a huge topic by itself and […]

vRealize Automation: Posting Messages from Code Stream to MS Teams

Posting messages to services such as Slack or MS Teams, is quite easy with Custom Integrations in vRealize Automation Code Stream. With this use case, I’ll demonstrate how you can vastly improve your team’s collaboration capabilities when it comes to consuming CI/CD Pipelines for end-to-end orchestration. For those already familiar with Code Stream, you’ll likely […]

vRealize Log Insight Index Partitions and Variable Retention Deep Dive

This blog was co-authored by Yogita Patil vRealize Log Insight is VMware’s log analytics solution for private cloud environments and we recently released version 8.1. One of the new features we introduced in 8.1 is index partitioning which allows you to set granular retention periods for your various logs. In this blog, we’re going to […]

vExpert Cloud Management April 2020 Blog Digest

Welcome to the latest installment of the vExpert Cloud Management Blog Digest! Every month we share a handful of blogs created by our vExpert Cloud Management Community. These blogs are written by industry professionals from around the vCommunity and often feature walkthroughs, feature highlights, and news for vRealize Operations, vRealize Network Insight, vRealize Log Insight, […]