Announcing General Availability of Google Cloud Plug-in for VMware vRealize Automation

The Google Cloud Plug-in for VMware vRealize Automation is now available for download on VMware Solution Exchange (VSX)! Google Cloud Plug-in for VMware vRealize Automation As announced last year in July, Google Cloud and VMware have been collaborating to develop a native integration between Google Cloud and VMware vRealize Automation via a Google Cloud plug-in […]

Introducing the vRealize Operations Sizing Tool

Whether you are deploying vRealize Operations for the first time or you have a current cluster and want to validate your cluster node size and number of nodes you will want to use the vRealize Operations Sizing Tool which was published late last year in conjunction with vRealize Operations 7.0.  This simple, easy-to-use tool provides […]

Build A Cloud Automation Service Ready CentOS Template

  In previous post (here) I walked through how to build a Ubuntu template that was ready to be use in Cloud Automation Services. In this follow-up post I will walkthrough the process to make a Cloud Automation Service Ready CentOS template. This one is super easy!!   Prerequisites: A downloaded copy of CentOS (I test this […]

Finding Outlier Behaviour with vRealize Network Insight

vRealize Network Insight not only visualizes all network communication within your network and provides a wealth of information for troubleshooting, it can also help you to catch outlier behavior in virtual and physical servers using advanced analytic capabilities. If a certain VM breaks the pattern of its like-minded VMs, or if it starts showing network […]

The British Army modernizes their infrastructure with vRealize

As we continue our series about VMware customers doing major infrastructure improvements, let’s take a look at a great example of vRealize in the public sector with the British Army. The British Army’s primary job is the defense of the UK, but it also carries similar defense roles for the British territories and interests globally. […]

Adding Custom Metrics and Properties to vRealize Operations Objects with the REST API

This blog post was written by Thomas Kopton:  Thomas Kopton is a Senior Consultant at VMware PSO based in CEMEA specializing in SDDC Management solutions like vRealize Operations, Log Insight, Network Insight etc.  He has been with VMware since 2016 and worked in the IT industry for over 20 years. Even if vRealize Operations, together with […]