vRA 7.4 Upgrade Failure

Hey Hey, So it was that time again when I need to upgrade the lab environment. This environment is a Prod environment to me, it’s where I develop, Demo to customers and Demo at conferences like VMworld, it is a Continue reading vRA 7.4 Upgrade Failure

vRealize Automation – ITSM 3.0 Plugin for SNOW

Hey All, Recorded a video stepping through the configuration of the ITSM Plugin for Service now. Enjoy!! PS it was done at 1am in the morning (up with sick kids) so I was a little tired but the only time Continue reading vRealize Automation – ITSM 3.0 Plugin for SNOW

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 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

Learning vRealize Orchestrator Series – Part 1: Intro to vRO

Hey Hey, Back again, now as per my usual setup these days I am recording and posting to the virtualiseMe you tube channel. But will be doing a quick overview here, but please see the video for more details. Follow Continue reading Learning vRealize Orchestrator Series – Part 1: Intro to vRO

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

vRA and vRO integration with Secret Server

Hello all, I have a number of posts on the go and thought I would get this one out first. When working with vRA formally vCAC and vRO, integration with thirdparty systems or devices is what makes vRA and vRO Continue reading vRA and vRO integration with Secret Server