Automate Like A Service Provider With vRealize Automation – Part II

In my previous post, we discussed adding automation and self-service provisioning to your existing IT services. In this blog post, I’ll share some suggestions to help make it a reality.   Mature the delivery of IT services Step 1: Identify the Service Analyze your ticketing system and determine which requests for IT services are fairly […]

Announcing General Availability of vRealize Suite 2019, vCloud Suite 2019, and vCloud Suite 2019 Platinum!

VMware vRealize Suite 2019, vCloud Suite 2019, and vCloud Suite 2019 Platinum, the industry leading cloud management platforms are now available for download. Modern Hybrid Cloud Management Platform VMware vRealize Suite, vCloud Suite, and vCloud Suite Platinum are part of VMware’s hybrid cloud management platform offerings. vRealize Suite is a hybrid cloud management platform that […]

Announcing General Availability of VMware vRealize Automation 8.0

Today, I am delighted to announce the general availability of VMware vRealize Automation 8.0, the latest release of our industry-leading hybrid cloud automation platform.     We announced vRealize Automation 8.0 at VMworld US 2019 in San Francisco. Sharing the same modern container-based architecture with the SaaS-based VMware vRealize Automation Cloud, this release of vRealize […]

What’s new in vRealize Log Insight 8.0

vRealize Log Insight 8.0 is generally available today and includes a number of customer-requested features and enhancements. Log Insight is VMware’s on-premises log analytics tool which makes troubleshooting and basic security monitoring a breeze. If you’re not using Log Insight today, then head over to the product page and take advantage of the 60-day evaluation […]

vRealize Automation 8 – Install and Configuration

vRealize Automation 8 (vRA) brings an entirely new cloud management and automation experience to your on premises datacenter.  While the capabilities are new for on prem, the same codebase and features have been available with our SaaS offering, vRealize Automation Cloud, since January 2019.  We frequently talk about the new micro-services architecture, cloud agnostic deployment capabilities […]

What’s New in vRealize Operations 8.0?

Today marks general availability of vRealize Operations 8.0. I’m excited to tell you about the amazing features available in this release. Grab a coffee or tea and sit back because this is another huge release with lots of exciting new features. Improved Initial Onboarding To start things off, we’ve improved initial onboarding. For new deployments, […]

VMworld 2019 Europe: Operations Management Sessions

VMworld 2019 Europe will start the first week of November, and attendees tell us it’s the best place to network, get trained, and have fun!  If you’re attending, we’re excited to welcome you to the conference. To make it easier, here’s a guide so you don’t miss the operations management opportunities throughout the event, including: […]

How To Get Rid of Your Hybrid Cloud Tech Headache

While modern technology offers great benefits, it can also create new challenges, like visibility across hybrid cloud and multi-cloud environments. Nowadays, IT departments are getting a big tech headache. But don’t stress about the technology – there’s an answer. See how in the complimentary guide, “Tracking Cloud Management Success”, which highlights the following: Why only vRealize […]

vExpert Cloud Management September 2019 Blog Digest

VMware’s vExpert program is made up of industry professionals from around the vCommunity. The vExpert title is awarded to individuals who dedicate their time outside of work to share their experiences and useful information about VMware products with the rest of the community. In July of 2019, we spun off a sub-program called vExpert Cloud […]

VMware vRealize Hands on Lab T-shirt Giveaway

Attention VMworld 2019 Europe attendees!  Want to get the MOST out of your SDDC?  Want to learn about the latest and greatest advancements in the vRealize Suite?  Want to show off with a new Cloud Management t-shirt?  We have the answer for you! Come to the Hand on Labs (HOL) at VMworld 2019 Europe and […]