Category: vRA

vRealize Automation 8.1 – Multi-Cloud Management

Have you seen the previous blog posts, where we show the vRealize Automation 8.1 and VMware Strategy (HERE) ?? This Blog is a continuation of our vRealize Automation 8.1 – General Enhancements series. Part 1 available here! OVA as a Content Source Excellent new feature in vRealize Automation that highlights the Bitnami acquisition VMware made last year.>> Bitnami brings … Continue reading vRealize Automation 8.1 – Multi-Cloud Management

vRealize Automation 8.1 – Network Automation

Have you seen the previous blog posts, where we show the vRealize Automation 8.1 and VMware Strategy (HERE) ?? This Blog is a continuation of our vRealize Automation 8.1 – General Enhancements series. Part 1 available here! Day-2 Reconfiguration of Networks and Load Balancers Day-2 network reconfiguration >> Change the network associated with a VM NIC >> Update VM’s … Continue reading vRealize Automation 8.1 – Network Automation

vRealize Automation 8.1 – General Enhancements (Part 2)

Have you seen the previous blog posts, where we show the vRealize Automation 8.1 and VMware Strategy (HERE) ?? This Blog is a continuation of our vRealize Automation 8.1 - General Enhancements series. Part 1 available here! Multi-tenancy (Provider and Tenant Organizations) For a long time customers are waiting for a Multi Tenancy to be … Continue reading vRealize Automation 8.1 – General Enhancements (Part 2)

vRealize Automation 8.1 – General Enhancements (Part 1)

Setting up vRealize Automation 8.1 with VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) for workload domains Utilizing the Simple Wizard Setup => Very Easy and Simple right!!! Custom Resources Finally having it!!! We have introduced the ability to create custom resources in Cloud Assembly. Custom Resources allow you to define anything as a resource that can be used … Continue reading vRealize Automation 8.1 – General Enhancements (Part 1)

What’s New in vRealize Automation 8.1

As announced on march 10th by VMware a new strategy and expansion of portifolio has taken place. It's always important for us to keep fresh within new releases and mainly on company view and how they foreseen the acceleration within their products to market. Having said that, I won't tell about vSphere 7, Tanzu or … Continue reading What’s New in vRealize Automation 8.1

vRA 7.5/7.6 – Change / Set Deployment Name during Provisioning with EBS & vRO

The Problem Since vRA 7.5 we have the option to change the Name & Description of our Deployment via the UI as shown below: But what if we would like to Change a Deployment's Name programatically? What if we would like to set it during provisioning to match our VM's Name for example? Can we … Continue reading vRA 7.5/7.6 – Change / Set Deployment Name during Provisioning with EBS & vRO

Evolving vRealize Automation 8 and VMware Cloud – Detailed Information (Part 1)

VMworld Barcelona 2019 - Evolving vRealize Automation [HBO1323BE] Brief Description: VMware vRealize Automation has been the gold standard in private cloud automation for quite some time. However, like all things, it's time to grow. Join this deep dive to learn how vRealize Automation is evolving into vRealize Automation Cloud and vRealize Automation .Next. Expect live … Continue reading Evolving vRealize Automation 8 and VMware Cloud – Detailed Information (Part 1)

How to Deploy vRA 8.0 (Simple Deployment)

I am sure you are curious like me to see how the new method of deployment for vRA 8.0 is being done. vRA 8.0 has just being GA a day ago, but still a lot of people trying to get hands in the download files and of course start to play with it. Where you … Continue reading How to Deploy vRA 8.0 (Simple Deployment)

vRA – Certificate chain is not valid

Today I needed to import a new vRA certificate because the Root Chain was missing from it and some browsers showed the SSL Security Warning message when accessing the vRA environment. What was supposed to be a simple task turned out to be a more challenging one as we were greeted with the following message: … Continue reading vRA – Certificate chain is not valid

vRA – Quick Tip – How to access embedded PostgreSQL DB

Helloooo! Today I would like to share a quick tip with you on how to access the embedded vRA PostgreSQL database on your vRA appliances: SSH to your vRA appliance as root Once logged in, switch to the postgres user with the following command: su postgres Change to the vRA database (VCAC): psql vcac Show … Continue reading vRA – Quick Tip – How to access embedded PostgreSQL DB