vRealize Automation 8.1 Initial Configuration – Part 3

In previous blogs, we have seen how to deploy vRealize Automation 8.1 and how to configure Active Directory to provide access to users/group on vRealize Automation 8.1 as well as integrating infrastructure and creating blueprint. You can follow below links to visit previous blogs:

In this blog, I will cover how to configure Service Broker and provide catalog Items to users for their consumption. So, let’s get started.

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vRealize Automation 8.1 Initial Configuration – Part 2

In previous blogs, we have seen how to deploy vRealize Automation 8.1 and how to configure Active Directory to provide access to users/group on vRealize Automation 8.1. You can follow below links to visit previous blogs:

In this blog, I will cover configuration for Cloud Assembly which includes integrating and managing infrastructure with vRealize Automation, how to create blueprint and deploying a machine from Cloud Assembly. So, let’s get started.

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What’s New, Part 2, in vSphere 7 Update 2

New set of features introduced in U2. Excited to get these tested in lab. #vmware

What’s New, Part 2, in vSphere 7 Update 2

It’s been a week since vSphere 7 Update 2 became available, and we continue to publish new information about it every day. Every update release to vSphere has new features. This one has about 20 big ones that we’ll talk about directly, about 90 medium-sized improvements or additions, and […]


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What’s New with vSAN 7 Update 2

What’s New with vSAN 7 Update 2

With more than 30,000 customers, vSAN continues to innovate. We’re excited to announce vSAN 7 Update 2, which delivers flexible, resilient, and future ready infrastructure that allows our customers to meet dynamic business and workload demands without compromising on efficiency, performance, or resiliency. We have enhanced the usability of vSAN deployed in various physical topologies, … Continued The post What’s New with vSAN 7 Update 2 appeared first on VMware vSAN Virtual Blocks Blog.


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Increase Network Protection with the latest…

Increase Network Protection with the latest…

We are excited to announce the availability of vRealize Network Insight 6.0 for our VMware Cloud Providers. Earlier in Q3, we launched vRealize Network Insight Cloud on Cloud Provider Hub. New vRealize Network Insight 6.0 helps you offer enhanced visibility and analytics to your customers for […]


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vRealize Automation 8.1 Initial Configuration – Part 1

In last blog, I had covered deployment of vRealize Automation 8.1. You can follow below link to look at deployment. Complete blog series links:

But, true fun begins after deployment while configuring vRealize Automation. There are multiple configuration steps, needs to be followed and sometime they can become overwhelming if coming from vRA 7.x environment. So, i have tried to create guide around initial configuration post deployment. It will cover configuration starting from Identity and Access Management, going to Cloud Assembly and then Service Broker for catalog. I will try to map key terms with their counterparts in vRA 7.x. Without further wait, let’s get started with part 1.

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Photon OS 4.0 Beta Release is now available

Photon OS 4.0 Beta Release is now available

Photon OS 4.0 Beta Release is now available

Photon OS team at VMware is pleased to announce the Beta release of the Photon 4.0. Photon 4.0 builds upon the innovation of our enterprise class, Open Source virtual appliance OS, which can be found powering thousands of deployments the field. With exciting improvements to the 3.0 rev 2 release, Photon 4.0 comes with new The post Photon OS 4.0 Beta Release is now available appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog.


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vRealize Automation 8.1 Deployment – Step by Step

Its been long busy with preparing for certifications and clearing them. I had been updating my labs with latest deployment for VCF, vRealize suite to prepare for certificates and made some deployment guides. Complete blog series links:

In this blog, we will look at Architecture of vRA 8.x, High Level Steps and detailed step by step clustered deployment of vRealize Automation 8.1. Also, we will cover issues encountered during deployment. In next blog, will cover initial configurations of vRealize Automation 8.1

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Simplify the Modern Network with VMware NSX-T 3.1

Simplify the Modern Network with VMware NSX-T 3.1

Simplify the Modern Network with VMware NSX-T 3.1

Continuing our commitment to helping organizations around the world deliver a public cloud experience in the data center through VMware’s Virtual Cloud Network, we’re excited to announce the general availability of VMware NSX-TTM 3.1. This latest release of our full stack Layer 2 – 7 networking and security platform delivers capabilities that allow you to The post Simplify the Modern Network with VMware NSX-T 3.1 appeared first on Network and Security Virtualization.


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Altaro VM Backup Solution – Making Backup Easy

I got an opportunity to work with Altaro VM Backup solution for VMware and like to share my experience with this product.

Altaro is fast-growing developer of user-friendly backup solutions for companies, IT resellers and MSPs and their flagship solution is Altaro VM Backup. It is a fast, high performance backup and replication solution for virtualized environment offerings for VMware as well as Hyper-V. So, let’s dive right into it.

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