vRSLCM 8.x – Quick Tip – Change vRSLCM Certificate

vRSLCM 8.x – Quick Tip – Change vRSLCM Certificate

Hi, Welcome to our blog! Today I want to quickly share how you can change the Certificate of vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager (vRSLCM). Let's get started! Prerequisites The Private Key - If you have generated a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) via vRSLCM for example, you can find the Private Key in this CSR file by … Continue reading vRSLCM 8.x – Quick Tip – Change vRSLCM Certificate

vRealize Automation 8.x within VCF (VMware Cloud Foundation)

vRealize Automation 8.x within VCF (VMware Cloud Foundation)

Some months back a company I am proud to work for asked 2 other colleagues to create a small series of lightboard session about VMware Cloud Foundation and all the product portfolio around it. Of course I had to speack about our lovely vRealize Automation 8.x and how this brings value to our end customers. … Continue reading vRealize Automation 8.x within VCF (VMware Cloud Foundation)

vRA 8.x – Unable to sync the status of this resource (Custom Resources)

Hi, The other day I was working for a customer and encountered an issue with one of our deployed Custom Resources. Basically we have created a Custom Resource to support the planned scheduling of increasing Citrix Terminal Servers. This Custom Resource in vRA is linked to a vRO Dynamic Type. Problem Our Custom Resource 'Citrix … Continue reading vRA 8.x – Unable to sync the status of this resource (Custom Resources)

How to install Nexus Repository OSS on CentOS 7

How to install Nexus Repository OSS on CentOS 7

Hi! Today I wanted to share some simple installation steps on installing Nexus Repository OSS on CentOS 7. Nexus Repository OSS is a free, open source artifact repository with universal format support provided by Sonatype. More information can be found here. Goal In my case I want to configure a Proxy Repository for Docker Container … Continue reading How to install Nexus Repository OSS on CentOS 7

VIDM 3.3.x – Quick Tip – Lost your vApp Properties on your VIDM VMs?

VIDM 3.3.x – Quick Tip – Lost your vApp Properties on your VIDM VMs?

Hellooo! The other day I was upgrading VIDM (now called Workspace One Access) from 3.3.2 (SLES based) to VIDM 3.3.4 (Photon OS Based) and during the upgrade all my VIDM appliances lost their IP Configuration / Network Settings. I was performing this upgrade as part of the vRealize Automation 8.1 Upgrade to vRealize Automation 8.4. … Continue reading VIDM 3.3.x – Quick Tip – Lost your vApp Properties on your VIDM VMs?

vRA 8.x – Quick Tip – How to access embedded PostgreSQL DB

vRA 8.x – Quick Tip – How to access embedded PostgreSQL DB

Hi! Here is another one in our Quick Tip series: accessing the Embedded PostgreSQL Database in vRealize Automation 8.x. SSH to your vRA appliance as rootOnce logged in, run the following command vracli dev psql <db-name>Examples:vracli dev psql catalog-dbvracli dev psql vco-dbThis will automatically log you in as the postgres user I the pod hosting the specified … Continue reading vRA 8.x – Quick Tip – How to access embedded PostgreSQL DB

vRA 8.1 P3 – LCMVRAVACONFIG590003 – Cluster Initialization failed on vRA

vRA 8.1 P3 – LCMVRAVACONFIG590003 – Cluster Initialization failed on vRA

Helloooo! The other day I was scaling out a VIDM cluster for a customer. After the scale out I re-registered it back with the vRA 8.1 instance that the customer was running. At the time the latest patch (Patch 3) was installed and vRA 8 was running in clustered HA mode. PROBLEM The step 'Initialize … Continue reading vRA 8.1 P3 – LCMVRAVACONFIG590003 – Cluster Initialization failed on vRA

vRA 8.1/2 – Custom Resources

vRA 8.1/2 – Custom Resources

Hi, Welcome to our blog!In this post I'm going to cover all the secrets of Custom Resources in vRA & vRO 8. I've created 2 videos where you can find all the details: What are Custom Resources? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OV-OMn1ufp8&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=vRA4U-vRA%26vRO How to create Custom Resources / Demo? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v0KOB6TKY20&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=vRA4U-vRA%26vRO Hope they can be of help for you! If … Continue reading vRA 8.1/2 – Custom Resources

vRO 8 – Action execution with id: -id- was not found

vRO 8 – Action execution with id: -id- was not found

Helloooo! Recently I was playing around with vRA 8.1 Multi-Tenancy and came across the following error message when running an Action on my Embedded vRO Instance from a given vRA Tenant: Symptoms? I created multiple tenants and integrated them with my Embedded vRO environment. When accessing vRO from the Master / Default Tenant, everything works … Continue reading vRO 8 – Action execution with id: -id- was not found

vRA 8.1 – Quick Tip – API Authentication

Hello! In this short blog post we will cover how to authenticate with the vRA 8.1 API. For vRA 8.1 the steps to get your Bearer Token are twofold: First you need to retrieve your Refresh Token With that Refresh Token you can get your Bearer Token This is apparently due to a 'missing internal … Continue reading vRA 8.1 – Quick Tip – API Authentication