Cryptocurrency Miner as a Service

Time for a bit of fun! Following on my previous post about blockchains and cryptocurrencies I thought why not use vRA to automate the deployment of a miner. For those who are not really clued in to the mining side Continue reading Cryptocurrency Miner as a Service

vRealize Lifecycle Manager 1.1- Marketplace

Hey All, Happy New Year!! So Off to a quick start I had this video ready before Chrissy but put it off until now. Unfortunately I have to get back to work tomorrow so back in the lab getting an Continue reading vRealize Lifecycle Manager 1.1- Marketplace

vRealize Orchestrator – Action References

So this caught me by surprise and something that was not in the release notes of vRO 7.3 but I think should have been shouted aloud for the world to hear. This new feature is something that I have wanted Continue reading vRealize Orchestrator – Action References

Learning vRealize Orchestrator Series – Part 2: What will it do

Hey Hey, So in part 1 we covered on a high level a basic intro to vRO. In this part we are going to look at designing a Workflow. 1) What the hell is the workflow going to do? This Continue reading Learning vRealize Orchestrator Series – Part 2: What will it do

vRealize Automation 7.3 – Whats New

Hey All, Looking at vmware.com 7.3 is now Available to download –  https://my.vmware.com/en/web/vmware/info/slug/infrastructure_operations_management/vmware_vrealize_automation/7_3 Below I have listed some of the great changes that have been made, with some comments on each one. St the end I have also included a Continue reading vRealize Automation 7.3 – Whats New

vRA7 – Dynamically Provision to Clusters based on vROps Metrics

Hey Hey, I have been asked this question quite a lot lately, How can I use the metrics in vROps to determine which cluster can be provisioned to. This is something that I have delivered for customers but never really Continue reading vRA7 – Dynamically Provision to Clusters based on vROps Metrics

Multi Tier WordPress container blueprint

Hey Hey, So this week I have been spending some quality time with the new docker container functionality within vRA. I really like the look of it. but I hate how the new shiny UI components have been jammed into Continue reading Multi Tier WordPress container blueprint