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 […]

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

Contents vRealize Cloud Management and Lifecycle Manager Related Blogs Skyline Related Blogs vRealize Automation and SaltStack Related Blogs vRealize Operations Related Blogs vRealize Log Insight Related Blogs vRealize Network Insight Related Blogs October was a very busy month for VMware and the community starting with VMworld and the whirlwind of announcements that come with it. […]

Automating App Monitoring

Contents My Use Case Overview of the Workflow Verify Resource in vRealize Operations Bootstrap the Telegraf Agent Configure Application Plugins Configuration of the ABX Subscription Try For Yourself 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 […]

Autoscale Your Application with vRealize Operations Webhooks

Contents The Use Case The Use Case Application Monitoring The Alert and Notification Configuration The Workflow Happy Little Web Servers What Will You Webhook? 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. […]

vRealizeLog Insight Cloud Content Packs 101

Contents What is content pack?  Benefits of content pack  Types of content pack  Public   Private   How to use OOTB content pack    Enable the content pack  Visualize the Dashboard  How to create content and export a custom content pack  Create content   Save a query  Create Dashboard  Export custom content pack   How to import a custom content pack  Next Steps   In my […]

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

Contents Overview  What is a Log Source ?  What are supported Agents?    Logs can be ingested in to vRealize Log Insight Cloud using any of the supported log agent   Sr. No  Log Agent  Description  1  Cloud Proxy   Cloud Proxy is a Gateway device between Private Cloud and VMware Cloud Services. It is a Virtual Machine which can […]

What’s new in vRA Cloud Resource Center

Contents A few highlights New Virtual Machine page New Networking & Security page New Volumes page 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 […]