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Have a Chat with Your SDDC (Automating the Management of the Management Portal, Part 2)

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By Andrea Siviero, VMware Senior Solutions Architect In my recent post “Look Mom, no Mouse!” I introduced an amazing new way to interact with your SDDC without a mouse, but now, using a command-line with simple mnemonic instructions you can “Talk” with your SDDC to “Automate the Management of the Management Portal”. VMware has just Read more...

Analyzing Virtual Desktop Login Time

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By Gourav Bhardwaj with Matt Larson Often when performing health checks a discussion arises about the login time and what constitutes login time. This article covers some of the common ways to look at login time and its underlying components.  You can look at login time using vCOps for View or a third-party user experience Read more...

vCAC 6 Custom Properties, Build Profiles and Property Dictionary Simplified

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By Eiad Al-Aqqad This post originally appeared on Eiad’s Virtualization Team blog. vCloud Automation Center offers a lot of built-in extensibility features to help you achieve your desired result while minimizing the amount of coding required. Using vCAC custom properties, build profiles, property dictionary is just one example of how you can customize the product, Read more...

Look Mom, No Mouse! (Automating the Management of the Management Portal)

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By Andrea Siviero, VMware Senior Solutions Architect The concept of a Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) has impressed me since the first time I deployed it. vRealize Automation’s purpose-built infrastructure and application service delivery capabilities combined with its Advanced Service Designer and library of vCenter Orchestrator plugins and workflows make automating almost anything as a service Read more...