List of posts in the Tag: vRealize Automation

Demystifying vRealize Automation – Getting it Right!

Purpose Recently I got a request to from my colleague Raminder Singh to deliver a session for customers on vRealize Automation (vRA). Though vRealize Automation is generally available for few years, still it seems there are challenges faced by customers. Specially if they are trying it out for the first time. This post aims at clearing the confusio How to vRealize Automation

How to use API in vRO to build XaaS services in vRA

Purpose The purpose of this post is to show how to build XaaS services in vRealize Automation (vRA) by using available API’s in vRealize Orchestrator (vRO). Target audience for this post is System Admins, Cloud Admins etc. who are not full fledged developers but has some experience in scripting and build Blueprints in vRA. Also in the process this How to vRealize Automation vRealize Orchestrator

Integrating NSX with vRealize Automation-Part II

Purpose Dear Readers, this is the second and last part of the series on integrating NSX with vRealize Automation. Initially I thought of writing three separate blogs on this topic covering Integration, Consumption and Result. But then due to the size I decided to put a video and few screenshots. This reduced the size to a great extent and hence I w How to vRealize Automation NSX

Integrating NSX with vRealize Automation-Part I

Purpose NSX and vRealize Automation are two major products from VMware. You use vRealize Automation to build a Cloud environment and use NSX for building a Software-Defined-Network environment. Individually they are awesome products and when you mix them up, you get an overdose of awesomeness. Fun apart, the actual power of Software Defined Datacen How to vRealize Automation NSX

How to configure NSX Load balancer for distributed deployment of vRA 7.1

Purpose Hey guys, hope you are doing good. Few days back I discussed about the choice between a distributed deployment and a simple one. Near the end I said, if you want to do a distributed deployment then it is better that we use a virtual load balancer like NSX. So this blog is all about configuring NSX load balancer for a distributed deployment How to vRealize Automation NSX

PART III - vRealize Automation 7.0 Installation & Configuration

Purpose This is the last part of the series on vRealize Automation 7.0 installation and configuration. Since I have already covered the installation part, so in this post I am going to cover only the configuration part. vRealize Automation 7.0 Configuration: NOTE: In all these posts I have covered only the automated Wizard installation and Configu How to vRealize Automation

PART II - vRealize Automation 7.0 Installation & Configuration

Purpose This is the second part of the three part series of vRealize Automation 7.0 installation and configuration blog series. In this part I am going to take a closer look at the installation of IaaS server through initial Wizard. Pre-Requisites: Before we go ahead and start the installation and configuration we need to prepare the IaaS server. How to vRealize Automation

PART I - vRealize Automation 7.0 Installation & Configuration

Purpose On 17th December VMware released much awaited new version of vRealize Automation which is 7.0. The major new changes and additions for this version are provided below: What’s New in vRA 7.0 1. Deployment and Initial Configuration: The entire installation process for vRA has changed completely. With this version the installation process i How to vRealize Automation