Automated Workload Balance

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Welcome to your lights-out datacenter!  With vRealize Operation 6.6 automated workload balance is easier and more controllable than ever.  This latest release of vRealize Operation gives you the ability to balance workloads across clusters and datastores, simple controls to govern how much balance you want based on your business needs, three ways to activate it

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Intelligent Operations: The Importance of Training

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VMware’s VMware vRealize Operations, VMware vRealize Log Insight, and VMware vRealize Network Insight enable Intelligent Operations. From the vRealize Operations Manager out-of-the-box dashboards and metrics, guided analytics-based root cause analysis with recommended remediation, integrated vRealize Log Insight providing context sensitive logs, vRealize Network Insights mapping of data paths across virtual overlay and physical underlay coupled to fully customizable dashboards, super metrics,

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Why Customizing vROPs Is Important for Your Container Strategy

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Two key takeaways from last month’s DockerCon: containers have gone mainstream and system administrators are paying close attention. Long a haven for developers, this year’s DockerCon in Austin hosted more system administrators than I’d ever seen, and they all seemed to be asking one question: We get it that containers are here to stay; how do

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How to create a workflow in F5 BIG-IP for vRO

5 Key vRO Workflows for Your F5 BIG-IP Environment

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By: Lora Johnson   As the complexity of IT infrastructures continues to grow, so does the need for automation to simplify tasks that serve as a time suck for IT operations personnel. With vRealize Orchestrator (vRO), you can automate tasks from the simple — like creating a new user in Active Directory — to the

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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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