vRealize Automation: Posting Messages from Code Stream to MS Teams

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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

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Announcing General Availability of VMware vRealize Automation 8.1

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We are announcing the general availability of VMware vRealize Automation 8.1, the latest release of VMware’s industry-leading hybrid cloud infrastructure automation platform. vRealize Automation 8.1 delivers new and enhanced capabilities to help organizations implement self-service hybrid clouds, multi-cloud automation with governance, and DevOps-based infrastructure delivery. Key enhancements for this release encompass the following areas: Modern Platform. Custom

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What’s New with vRealize Automation 8.1 – Technical Overview

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vRealize Automation (vRA) 8.1 represents a major step forward for vRA.  This release expands on the amazing work our development team accomplished since the 8.0 release in October 2019.  This blog post will walk through the new features in 8.1 at a high level.  Nearly all the feature summaries have an associated technical blog link

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Multitenancy and Shared Infrastructure Support for vRealize Automation

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Updated October, 2020   With the release of vRealize Automation (vRA) 8.1, we are offering support for dedicated infrastructure multitenancy.  This capability is enabled as a separate process in vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager (LCM) once vRA is installed and configured.  There is no requirement to enable tenancy.  If tenancy is disabled, vRA 8.1 will operate

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Next-Generation Network Automation with VMware vRealize Automation 8.1 and VMware NSX-T Data Center 3.0

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Today, we are launching VMware’s next-generation Network Automation solution, powered by VMware vRealize Automation 8.1, VMware’s modern infrastructure automation platform, and VMware NSX-T Data Center 3.0, the latest release of VMware’s flagship network virtualization platform. As mentioned in our previous Network Automation blog, VMware vRealize Automation 8.1 and VMware NSX-T Data Center help organizations accelerate

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vRealize Automation Action Based Extensibility (ABX) now supports PowerShell

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In addition to Python and NodeJS, vRealize Automation now supports PowerShell as a scripting language for writing Action Based Extensibility (ABX) code. Actions are executed based on lifecycle events, using functions-as-a-service (FaaS), to extend the functionality of the platform. PowerShell is only supported for on-premises deployments, and requires an appliance deployed alongside the Cloud Proxy

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