vExpert Cloud Management November 2021 Blog Digest

Every month, we gather blogs from the 130+ members of the vExpert Cloud Management program and bring you a digest of all the latest happenings from around the community. These blogs are written by industry professionals and often feature walkthroughs, feature highlights, and news for vRealize Operations, vRealize Network Insight, vRealize Log Insight, vRealize Automation, and VMware Skyline. The vExpert title is […]

Multi-Cloud is Coming to Town

We’ve made a list and checked it twice and are happy to share something quite nice. vRealize Cloud Universal, the leading multi-cloud SaaS management suite has some exciting news to share this holiday season. Since the launch of this groundbreaking offering back in 2020, VMware has been on a mission to bring cloud comfort and […]

What’s NEW! vRealize Log Insight Cloud (December 2021)

Another month, another set of exciting features for vRealize Log Insight Cloud! As you may already know, we have rapid delivery of vRealize Log Insight Cloud capabilities with a monthly cadence for your business needs. Let’s jump right into it….. Expanded Regional Availability New geographic availability in Asia Pacific (Tokyo, Japan). This will be in […]

Managing VMware SDDC with Salt

Since the acquisition of SaltStack last year, we’ve been hard at work integrating SaltStack commercial capabilities into VMware vRealize Automation while simultaneously investing in the open source Salt Project and its community. Today I’m excited to highlight a new release from the Salt Project community: Salt Modules for VMware SDDC. These powerful new Salt modules […]

vExpert Cloud Management October 2021 Blog Digest

October was a very busy month for VMware and the community starting with VMworld and the whirlwind of announcements that come with it. The vExpert Cloud Management community also got special sneak previews of the latest releases of vRealize Cloud Management products as well as VMware Skyline Pro which you can read about in the […]

Automating App Monitoring

Do you want to offer vRealize Automation Service Broker users the option to have their applications monitored by vRealize Operations automatically? vRealize Operations provides application monitoring to provide guest OS and application service metrics in context with the virtual machines and other resources related to your business applications. This requires a Telegraf agent to be […]

Autoscale Your Application with vRealize Operations Webhooks

A couple of years ago, I made a video showing how to automate scale out and scale in of an application web tier with vRealize Operations, vRealize Automation and vRealize Orchestrator. In the meantime, there have been some improvements in these products that I wanted to integrate into this example. Primarily, the vRealize Operations webhooks […]

vRealizeLog Insight Cloud Content Packs 101

In my previous blog , I described how to configure log sources to forward logs to vRealize Log Insight Cloud. Once the logs are in the next step is to start leveraging one of the most powerful features of vRealize Log Insight Cloud i.e., Content Pack.  In this blog I will walk through   What is a content pack?  Benefits of content pack  Types of content pack  How […]

How to configure log sources to forward logs to vRealize Log Insight Cloud

In this blog, I will describe following for vRealize Log Insight Cloud  What is log source?  What are supported agents ?   How to configure various log sources  Overview  VMware vRealize® Log Insight Cloud offers IT teams unified visibility across private, hybrid and native public clouds by adding structure to unstructured log data, providing intuitive dashboards and […]

What’s new in vRA Cloud Resource Center

Welcome to the news for vRealize Automation (vRA) Resource Center. I’m excited to share the revolutions around IaaS resource manageability that we’ve been working on and are available in vRA cloud and on-premises release. Following the release of Resource Center in May, we continued to listen to our users. Some users leverage simple cloud templates […]