List of posts in the Tag: vRealize Operations

Auto-Scaling Deep Dive

Purpose I wrote a blog on Auto-Scaling and got many questions regarding that topic. Also, after the release of vRealize Automation 7.3.1 onwards, the workflows stopped working. So, this post has the answer to all those questions and the updated package which will work with vRealize Automation versions upwards from 7.3. Though this post mainly cover How to vRealize Automation Automation vRealize Operations vRealize Orchestrator

Automatically create custom dynamic groups in vROps as per vCenter Tags

Purpose Do you want to create custom dynamic groups in vROps which matches the tags created in vCenter server? You can do this manually, but you have large number of tags created. How to tackle that programmatically? This post covers the exact point. Read on to know how you can automatically create custom dynamic groups in vROps server. These group How to Automation Scripting PowerCLI Python vRealize Operations

How to configure Auto-Scaling for Private Cloud

Purpose Have you checked the auto-scaling feature provided in public cloud solutions like AWS and Azure and wished to get the same feature in your private cloud environment? Do you have an existing private cloud environment or building a new one and want to make it auto-scale enabled? This post covers this exact topic. It details what auto-scaling How to vRealize Automation Automation vRealize Operations vRealize Orchestrator

How to programmatically push data in vRealize Operations Manager

Purpose Did you ever feel the need to push custom data to vRealize Operations Manager (vROps)? Did you wish, you could see that one parameter or metric specific to your environment in vROps? This post provides exactly that information. Here I demonstrate a script which pushes custom data into vROps. At the same time, I explained how you can customi How to Automation PowerCLI Python vRealize Operations

How to programmatically collect metric values from vROps

Purpose Few customers inquired about how they can collect metric values directly from vROps. They majorly wanted to get that information using REST API’s. I wrote [another blog post detailing how you can do it]Learn all about vROps REST notifications and REST APIs in 60 minutes. I wrote a python script to automatically collect metric values from vR How to Automation Python vRealize Operations

Learn all about vROps REST notifications and REST APIs in 60 minutes

Purpose vRealize Operations Manager (vROps) is an absolutely amazing and must have tool for any virtualised datacenter. Out of the box (OOTB), it provides a lot of functionalities. Unlike custom dashboards and super metrics, REST API’s are less explored areas of vROps. For notifications, we typically use “Send an Email” as a notification option. Th How to vRealize Operations

vRealize Operations Manager - Monitoring vs Forensic

Purpose Did you ever wonder or faced the following questions from a customer regarding vRealize Operations Manager? * Why the resource utilization metrics shown by OS and other monitoring tools does not match with those shown in vRealize Operations Manager? * Why vRealize Operations Manager shows so many parameters and is complex to look at? * vRealize Operations Architecture

How to monitor NSX environment with vRealize Operations Part II Result

Purpose Dear Reader, this is the second part of the vROPS for NSX post. In the earlier Part I post I have discussed about the installation and configuration of the PAK file in vROPs environment. In this part I am going to discuss the results of the configuration, i.e, what information we get from the solution. As could be seen in the earlier post, How to vRealize Operations NSX