So you have been evaluating the new Tanzu for vSphere VM Service for some time and you want to start to integrate it into your CI/CD Pipelines? Well you have come to the right place. So you have been evaluating the new Tanzu for vSphere VM Service for some time
Continue reading Configuring Jenkins Pipelines to use the Tanzu VM Service →
Posted in Cloud Management, Kubernetes, Uncategorized |
Tagged automation, CD, ci, Jenkins, Pipeline, service, tanzu, VM, vmware, vsphere |
In this guide I will show you how to install and get started with the vRealize Cloud Client command line tool.
Posted in CloudClient, vRA, vRA 7 |
Tagged api, automation, Client, cloud, code, command, getting, how, installing, line, started, to, use, vrealize |
In this guide I will walk you through how to change that pesky All Services icon to one of your choice.
Posted in vRA 7 |
Tagged all, automation, block, change, diplo, how, icon, lego, services, to, vra, vrealize |
This guide will show you how to quickly stand up a minimal installation of vRealize Automation 7.2 running in your environment. I will also show you how to create and publish your first blueprints so you can begin to evaluate and demonstrate the solution at your organization. vRA Minimal Deployment
Continue reading Getting started with vRealize Automation 7.2 video guide →
Posted in vRA, vRA 7 |
Tagged automation, blueprints, cloud, concept, create, evaluate, how, install, management, of, pilot, POC, portal, proof, to, vmware, vrealize |
Have you every wanted to be sure that every part of vRA, vRO and vCenter were working and functioning properly? Oh, and before a user tells you that provisioning failed? While there are many resources available to monitor vRA services and logs, how do you really know until you provision
Continue reading How to install the vRA Everlasting Blueprint →
Posted in vRA |
Tagged automation, Blueprint, Everlasting, monitor, Orchestrator, performance, stress, test, vra, vrealize, vRo |
The Puppet Plugin 2.0 for vRealize Automation is here so let’s put it to good use by integrating it with vRealize Automation Blueprints! Pre-Reqs: Puppet Plugin Installed and Configured. See my guide here A Puppet master server running Puppet Enterprise 2016.4 or newer, or open source Puppet 4.6.2 or
Continue reading How to integrate vRealize Automation with the Puppet Plugin 2.0 →
Posted in Puppet, vCO, vRA, vRO |
Tagged 2.0, automation, blueprints, enterprise, how, integrate, Orchestrator, plugin, puppet, to, vra, vrealize, vRo |
If you are trying to use the new Puppet Plugin 2.0 for vRealize Automation workflows and you get an error when deploying a blueprint it is most likely The agent packages needed to support your platform, for example: el-7-x86_64 are not present on your Puppet Master. The error in the
Continue reading Puppet Plugin 2.0 for vRO agent install workflow gotcha →
Posted in Puppet, vCO, vRA, vRA 7, vRO |
Tagged 7, automation, business state: 'null', error, exception: 'Failed to install agent. exitCode=1, item: 'Install PE Agent on Linux with SSH/item1', plugin, puppet, state: 'failed', vrealize, vRo, workflow |
In this guide I will show you how to use the vRA 7 REST API to perform day 2 actions on a VM. This is common for users or developers that want to programmatically control the VM’s provisioned from vRealize Automation.
Posted in API, vRA 7 |
Tagged 2, 7, actions, api, automation, curl, day, how, of, on, power, program, reboot, rest, to, vra, vrealize |
In this guide I will show you how to enable the new Scale out/in feature introduced in vRealize Automation 7.1 to allow your end users to scale their Kubernetes deployment in the portal. Let’s get started!
Posted in Docker, Kubernetes |
Tagged 7.1, a, as, automation, Containers, docker, google, k8s, kubernetes, service, vmware, vrealize, vsphere |