vROPS 8.x: Configuring vSphere Solution Cloud Account


In this post we will see, what is cloud account in vROPS and how to setup cloud account for vSphere solution. The vSphere solution allows vROPS to connect to one or more vCenter Server instances. This is pretty much the starting point when configuring vROPS installation to collect data. Once connected to vCenter Server instance, vROPS collects data and … Continue reading vROPS 8.x: Configuring vSphere Solution Cloud Account

vRealize Operations Manager 8.x Requirements, Sizer, and maximums


In this post, we will discuss about requirements for vROPS 8.0 and 8.1 requirements, vROPS Sizer tool and sizing guidelines for vRealize Operations Manager to determine the configurations used during installation and post install. vROPS Sizer VMware provides vROPS sizer tool to help you with sizing vROPS deployments. Recommended sizing for vRealize Operations Manager 6.5 … Continue reading vRealize Operations Manager 8.x Requirements, Sizer, and maximums

vROPS 6.6 architecture components


In vROPS 6.0, new platform design was introduced by VMware to meet below listed goals. Treat all solutions equally and manage both VMware and third party solutions. Highly scalable platform with minimal reconfigurations and redesign requirements Monitoring solution with native high availability Following diagram shows components of vRealize Operations Manager 6.6.   Let's talk about … Continue reading vROPS 6.6 architecture components

vSphere 6.7 and vSAN 6.7 native monitoring using vROPS within vCenter


vSphere 6.7 and vSAN 6.7 now includes vRealize Operations within vCenter that provides monitoring capabilities natively in the HTML5 “Clarity” based vSphere client. This new feature allows vSphere customers to see a subset of intelligence offered up by vRealize Operations (vROPS) through a single vCenter user interface. Light-weight purpose-built dashboards are included for both vSphere and … Continue reading vSphere 6.7 and vSAN 6.7 native monitoring using vROPS within vCenter

vRealize Operations 6.6 Persistence Layer Databases


Image:VMware vRealize Operations maintains the following databases: File system database: This contains all the statistical time series data. This raw metric data is used to provide live status displays in the user interface. Central vPostgres: This contains user configuration data, such as alert and symptom definitions, dashboard configurations, and super metric formulas. The global database … Continue reading vRealize Operations 6.6 Persistence Layer Databases

GA for VRealize Operations Federation management pack


With vRealize Operations Federation Management Pack you can unify your multi-site vRealize Operations Manager deployment into a single pane of glass. You can instantiate a deployment of vRealize Operations Manager with the capability of receiving key metrics for specified objects from other vRealize Operations Manager deployments in your environment.   Image: VMware   Description   … Continue reading GA for VRealize Operations Federation management pack