The Intelligent Operations Journey

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IT is undergoing a transformation – or at least it should be. Whether it be transforming to a digital business, increasing business agility, improving time to market, or focusing more on business outcomes that drive overall business value, IT is the enabler and can be the driver. But, IT is being asked to “step up”

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Access Internal REST APIs in vR Ops with PowerShell

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The following blog post originated on the personal blog of VMware Sr. Systems Engineer, Vinith Menon.  With his permission, I am reposting this content here on the official VMware Cloud Management blog.  In this post, Vinith provides a way to access the vRealize Operations internal APIs via Powershell.  The public APIs can be accessed through

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How to use dynamic property definitions in vRA 7.2

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Since vRA 7.2. was released we are seeing more and more customers with earlier vRA versions wanting to move to the new version. I was recently involved in a migration of a customer’s production environment from vRA 6.2 to 7.2 (If you haven’t heard of migration, check it out – it’s a totally awesome feature).

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Automating Virtualization & Cloud Management: Realizing Upsides Can Mean Uncalculated Risk

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Automation tools meant to facilitate application management may get you more—or less—than you bargained for, particularly as your organization matures along its software-defined journey. Underlying approaches to automation vary widely and not just because, obviously, different vendor’s solutions differ. There’s that, of course, and you already know that even two relatively ‘apples to apples’ solutions

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Better Together: Cloud Management Platform + Network Virtualization

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Download Brochure: Cloud Management Platform + Network Virtualization Are you looking to deliver secure applications with blazing speed for your enterprise?  Applications are the lifeblood of the business in today’s digital economy.  Slow time to market can result in missed business opportunities, impacting revenue potential.  Download the new brochure to learn more how VMware vRealize

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vROps in a (Hyper)converged World: FlexPod, VCE and Nutanix

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By: Alain Geenrits, Blue Medora   Customers are always looking to reduce admin effort and TCO of their virtual environments. In a typical setup, VMware admins have to look after the X86-servers their vSphere hosts are running on, some form of storage area network – SAN or NAS – and the network in between all

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Saving Time with vROps Scheduled Reports

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  By: Kyle Wassink, Blue Medora   IT reporting is a common requirement in organizations, from simple one page overviews to comprehensive analysis and forecasting. Depending on how you create these reports, it can be a time consuming task that can be simplified. That’s where vRealize Operations can help with scheduled reports.  

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Analyst Firm Ranks VMware as Leader in Newly Released IT Cloud Market Landscape Report

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Analyst firm Taneja Group recently published an extensive report on the IT Cloud Management Market Landscape, with VMware vRealize Suite clearly a leader in all aspects of cloud management from cloud automation, cloud operations and cloud financial/business management, all components inclusive of VMware’s vRealize Suite. Taneja’s research and methodologies ranks VMware as leader in the aforementioned 3 categories. In this study,

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