HOWTO: Automate the installation of the External Platform Services Controller using PowerCLI & JSON – Part 1

As a follow on to my previous article on how to deploy HOWTO: Deploy the VMware vSphere 6.0 Platform Services Controller, I thought I would share a way to automate the delivery of the vSphere Platform Services Controller using PowerCLI/Powershell. The main credit for this article goes to the information in the brilliant PowerCLI  Reference 2nd…

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HOWTO: Deploy the VMware vSphere 6.0 Platform Service Controller

The following instructions will help you deploy a standalone VMware vSphere Platform Service Controller. In the software installer directory, double-click vcsa-setup.html. Wait for the browser to detect the Client Integration Plug-in and allow the plug-in to run on the browser when prompted. On the Home page, click Install to start the vCenter Server Appliance deployment…

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HOWTO: Monitor a Process in Linux using vRealize Operations – Endpoint Operation Management – Part 4

This is Part Four of a series on Monitoring Processes in Linux using VMware vRealize Operations Endpoint Operations Management (EPOPS). Part 1 – Creating the MultiProcess Object for a single Linux Machine Part 2 – Creating a MultiProcess Object for a Linux Machine (via Inventory Explorer) Part 3 – Creating Object Relationships Part 4 – Identifying…

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HOWTO: Install the Endpoint Operations Management (EPOPS) Agent for Linux (RPM)

The main prerequisite information for installing the EPOPS agent is information required to populate the agent.properties file once installation is completed (but not started), this includes: IP or hostname of the vROps Server (agent.setup.serverIP) SSL Port to be used (default is 443) (agent.setup.serverSSLPort) Account used to register the agent in vROps (agent.setup.serverLogin) Password for the…

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HOWTO: Monitor a Process in Linux using vRealize Operations – Endpoint Operation Management – Part 3

This is Part Three of a series on Monitoring Processes in Linux using VMware vRealize Operations Endpoint Operations Management. Part 1 – Creating the MultiProcess Object for a single Linux Machine Part 2 – Creating a MultiProcess Object for a Linux Machine (via Inventory Explorer) Part 3 – Creating Object Relationships Part 4 – Identifying the…

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HOWTO: Monitor a Process in Linux using vRealize Operations – Endpoint Operation Management – Part 2

This is Part Two of a series on Monitoring Processes in Linux using VMware vRealize Operations Endpoint Operations Management. Part 1 – Creating the MultiProcess Object for a single Linux Machine Part 2 – Creating a MultiProcess Object for a Linux Machine (via Inventory Explorer) Part 3 – Creating Object Relationships Part 4 – Identifying the…

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HOWTO: Monitor a Process in Linux using vRealize Operations – Endpoint Operation Management – Part 1

This is Part One of a series on Monitoring Processes in Linux using VMware vRealize Operations Endpoint Operations Management. Part 1 – Creating the MultiProcess Object for a single Linux Machine Part 2 – Creating a MultiProcess Object for a Linux Machine (via Inventory Explorer) Part 3 – Creating Object Relationships Part 4 – Identifying the…

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