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Written by Christopher Lewis on November 4, 2020 .

In this post, we will walk through how to configure the integration for the embedded (shared) vRealize Orchestrator into the additional customer tenants.

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Written by Christopher Lewis on November 3, 2020 .

In this post, which is one in a series of posts, we will review some of the different options for vRealize Orchestrator (vRO) multi-tenancy within a vRealize Automation (vRA) 8.x multi-organization tenancy environment

vRealize Automation vRealize Orchestrator vRA vRO Multi-Tenancy

Written by Christopher Lewis on October 2, 2020 .

In this post, which is one in a series of posts, we will tackle the configuration of new Tenant Adminsistrators within vRA 8.x multi-organization tenancy environment.

vRealize Automation vRA Multi-Tenancy

Written by Christopher Lewis on October 1, 2020 .

In this series of posts, we will be taking a look at how to configure a Multi-Organization Tenancy (aka Multi-Tenancy) in vRealize Automation (vRA) 8.x. In this post, I will tackle the management of User Directories in a vRA 8.x Multi-Organizational Tenancy deployment. Specifically, we will look at: Migrating a User Directory from the Provider Tenant into the Customer Tenant. Adding a new User Directory to the Customer Tenant using VMware Identity Manager.

vRealize Automation vRA Multi-Tenancy

Written by Christopher Lewis on May 2, 2020 .

Introduction In this series of posts, we will be taking a look at how to configure a Multi-Organization Tenancy (aka Multi-Tenancy) in vRealize Automation (vRA) 8.x. Scenario/Background For this series, we will assume that vRealize Automation 8.x has been deployed and is working. What we need to do is create three new Organizations/Tenants, one for MedTech, one for FinTech and one for SciTech. We will lay the ground work for all three tenants, but will only work throught the creation of the first tenant MedTech.

vRealize Automation vRA Multi-Tenancy

Written by Christopher Lewis on April 17, 2020 .

Introduction In this series of posts, we will be taking a look at how to configure a Multi-Organization Tenancy (aka Multi-Tenancy) in vRealize Automation (vRA) 8.x. In this post, I will tackle the final two steps in configuring vRA 8.x Multi-Organization tenancy. That is, applying the SAN SSL Certificate for vRA created in Part 2 and then finally creating a new Organization/Tenant! For more information on the rest of the posts in this series, click here.

vRealize Automation vRA Multi-Tenancy

Written by Christopher Lewis on April 16, 2020 .

Now that all of the prerequisites are completed, in this post, we will finally start to configure vRealize Automation 8.x Multi-Org Tenancy!

vRealize Automation vRA Multi-Tenancy

Written by Christopher Lewis on April 15, 2020 .

Introduction In this series of posts, we will be taking a look at how to configure a Multi-Organization Tenancy (aka Multi-Tenancy) in vRealize Automation (vRA) 8.1. In this post, we will be looking at how to meet the SSL Certitifcate requirements for configuring vRA 8.1 Multi-Organisation Tenancy. I will cover how many SSL certificates are required, then I will cover which SSL Certificates are required, then I will cover how those can be created easily using vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager 8.

vRealize Automation vRA Multi-Tenancy

Written by Christopher Lewis on April 14, 2020 .

Introduction In this series of posts, we will be taking a look at how to configure a Multi-Organization Tenancy (aka Multi-Tenancy) in vRealize Automation (vRA) 8.x. In this post, we will be looking at the additional DNS requirements for configuring vRA 8.x Multi-Organisation Tenancy. We will cover which DNS Records are required and then cover how those can be created easily using PowerShell. For more information on the rest of the posts in this series, click here.

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Written by Christopher Lewis on November 1, 2019 .

Make Your Mark - Cloud Management Edition What Sessions Should I Go To So you’re interested in Cloud Management content at VMworld 2019? Well look no further… here is @thecloudxpert guide to the sessions you should be aiming to get into! They range from Level 100 - Level 400 to give you a well rounded experience. Roadmap Session Deep Dive into VMware Cloud Management: Current State and Roadmap [HBO3088BE] with Purnima Padmanabhan (VMWare) and Pontus Pettersson (VMware).

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Written by Christopher Lewis on December 12, 2017 .

This is the fourth in a series of posts covering the replacement of vRealize Automation SSL Certificates. In this post, we will tackle steps required to update the embedded vRealize Orchestrator certificate following the replacement of the vRealize Automation Appliance certificate. This post is based on the VMware procedure and this is documented within the VMware Documentation Site here. According to the VMware, the reason for completing this additional step is that if you replace or update vRealize Automation certificates without completing this procedure, the vRealize Orchestrator Control Center may become inaccessible, and errors may appear in the vco-server and vco-configurator log files.

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Written by Christopher Lewis on December 11, 2017 .

This is the third in a series of posts covering the replacement of vRealize Automation SSL Certificates. In this post, we will tackle replacing the vRealize Automation IaaS Manager Service Certificate. This post is based on the VMware procedure and this is documented here. Prerequisites The following are expected prerequisites for this walkthrough: A fully deployed and working vRealize Automation solution. A set of certificate files: The RSA Private Key used to encrypt the vRA IaaS Manager certificate.

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