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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vRealize Automation 7.2 Has Arrived

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Download the latest version here   Enhanced Ease of Use with Out-of-The-Box Support for ServiceNow®, Azure®, and Containers.   As we announced last month, VMware vRealize Automation 7.2 brings new out-of-the box support for ServiceNow®, Microsoft Azure as well as new container management capabilities.   ServiceNow Support  Our new out-of-the-box integration with ServiceNow, will enable

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Integrating NSX with vRealize Automation – Part II

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Purpose This is a blog series on how to integrate and use NSX environment to be consumed in vRealize Automation. Individually these two products are great products with their own use cases but together they form the most formidable force to build a true Software-Defined-Datacenter. In the First Part of the series I have covered

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Cross-cloud Container Management with vRealize Automation

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By Jim Bugwadia, Nirmata Software is redefining our world, and the businesses who deliver software the fastest will win. Enterprise development teams are increasingly adopting application container technologies (like Docker) to accelerate business agility and enable DevOps best practices.  However, operationalizing application containers remains a daunting challenge. Let’s take a look at how a vRealize Automation

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One More Step Forward: vRealize Automation + Puppet

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PuppetConf 2016 is kicking off this week in San Diego. For VMware customers who plan to be at the conference, and especially those using or looking to deploy vRealize Automation, here are two sessions you don’t want to miss (Click on the link below for detailed schedule).   Puppet and vRealize Automation: The Next Generation,

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vRealize Automation 7.2 – What’s New

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  Enhanced Ease of Use with Out-of-the-Box Support for Azure and Containers To better address the needs of developers and IT teams, VMware vRealize Automation 7.2 brings new out-of-the box support for Microsoft Azure as well as new container management capabilities. With this new release, the ability of IT and DevOps practitioners to use unified

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