HOWTO: Configure a vRealize Automation 6 Advanced Services Endpoint for Active Directory

This post is a part of a series of posts for preparation for the VCAP6-CMA Deploy exam.  For the full exam prep resources check here. In this post we are covering the configuration of the Advanced Services Endpoint for Active Directory. Prerequisite Steps A fully deployed vRealize Automation implementation. Step by Step Instructions Note: Once…

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VCAP6-CMA Deploy – Objective 5.2 – Modify a Blueprint to invoke a Workflow during a Lifecycle Change

Objective Overview Objective 5.2 – Modify a Blueprint to invoke a Workflow during a Lifecycle Change Configure vRealize Orchestrator plug-in for vRA Associate a vRO workflow with a specific lifecycle state change for a Machine Blueprint Associate a vRO Endpoint with a Machine Blueprint Objective Prerequisites The following prerequisites are assumed for this Objective: A…

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HOWTO: Deploy the vRealize Orchestrator 6.x Appliance for vRealize Automation

This post is a part of a series of posts for preparation for the VCAP6-CMA Deploy exam.  For the full exam prep resources check here. In this post we are covering the deployment and configuration of the External vRealize Orchestrator Appliance. Prerequisite Steps A fully deployed vRealize Automation implementation. Overview Deploy the External vRealize Orchestrator Appliance….

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Replacing the Control Center Certificate on an embedded vRO instance

This is the third post in a series tackling the extra certificates you may want to replace once you have deployed vRealize Automation. Configuring SSL certificates for vRA 7.x (inc vRO) Replacing the Appliance Management Site Certificate for vRealize Automation Replacing the Control Center Certificate on an embedded vRO instance Replacing the Package Signing Certificate in…

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HOWTO: Access the vRealize Orchestrator Control Center when You’re #Awesome

OK so you’ve finally deployed vRealize Automation 7.x and you’re pretty chuffed with yourself because it only two 2 rollbacks on the Windows VMs, a new VA deployment and some on the fly configuration tweaks to get it working… You’re #Awesome. You’re following VMware best practice and you have your embedded vRealize Orchestrator instance on…

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