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vRealize Automation 7.3 and Beyond Multiple NIC Support

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VMware vRealize Automation 7.3 introduces the support for multiple NICs on all nodes. In this blog post, we will cover the steps to configure your vRA environment with multiple NICs and look at some vRA 7.3 and beyond multiple NIC use cases. This blog should be helpful for anyone looking to deploy vRealize Automation 7.3

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Introducing vRealize Automation 7.3

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We are proud to introduce the latest version of vRealize Automation — 7.3, the next iteration of VMware’s industry-leading cloud automation platform. While this is a an incremental “dot” release on the outside, it packs a punch in feature/functionality on the inside. This release continues the trend of delivering awesome innovations, improved user experience and

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vRealize Automation API Samples for Postman

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The vRealize Automation REST API provides consumers and administrators access to all services in its service catalog that support the vRealize Automation user interface. All services have a set of use cases that can be achieved programmatically by using these REST APIs. vRealize Automation 7.1 and later documents these APIs in swagger format. We have prepared

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Troubleshooting vRealize Automation and MS DTC

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An often-overlooked component of the vRA IaaS infrastructure is the Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator (MS DTC). This blog deals with common problems and troubleshooting techniques specifically targeting vRA. In my line of work, I often see that different organizations have different security and configuration standards. vRA has some strict DTC requirements, which ensure that all

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Create maintenance page for vRealize Automation

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In my previous post I’ve showed you how to configure some of the most common ADCs in order to offload the SSL sessions for vRA. Now I am going to show you how you can use some of the benefits that come with SSL termination. One of this benefits is the ability to serve content

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vRealize Automation 7.2 Detailed Implementation Video Guide

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Welcome to the vRealize Automation 7.2 Detailed Implementation VIDEO Guide. This is a collection of all the videos making up the full vRealize Automation 7.2 Detailed Implementation Guide. The guide (and these videos) was put together to help you deploy and configure a highly-available, production-worthy vRealize Automation 7.2 distributed environment, complete with SDDC integration (e.g.

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Demystifying vRealize Automation – Getting it Right!

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Purpose: My colleague Raminder Singh arranged for a session for customers on vRealize Automation (vRA) and I was asked to deliver the session. VMware is offering vRealize Automation in its previous vCAC and current vRA avatar for last few years. Yet it seems, there are still some challenges faced by customers while adopting it. Specially if

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Enable Automated Self-Service with vRealize Automation and Puppet

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Editor’s Note: You may have heard about the new Puppet Plugin for vRealize Automation announced at PuppetConf this October from our previous blog. Today, we are pleased to hear from Puppet about the general availability of this new plugin. Read on more for details about how the latest integration can benefit our joint customers of vRealize Automation and Puppet. By Lindsey Smith,

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Author Interview with vExpert Guido Soeldner on “Mastering vRealize Automation 7.1”

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Guido Soeldner and his brothers Constatin and Jens-Henrik published their book “Mastering vRealize Automation 7.1: Implementing Cloud Management in the Enterprise Environment” in late October 2016. The three are principals of Soeldner Consult GmbH in Nuremberg, Germany.   We caught up with Guido to discuss their book and to get his thoughts on vRealize Automation.

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