vRealize Operations dashboards to monitor VMware Cloud on AWS

I have seen a number of asks for dashboards that can help with monitoring specific use cases related to VMware Cloud on AWS. With this post, I will share four such dashboards that I have been working on pertaining to VMC monitoring use cases. Special thanks to William Lam for guiding me with the bestContinue reading “vRealize Operations dashboards to monitor VMware Cloud on AWS”

Copy and paste widgets from your favorite dashboards in vRealize Operations

While creating custom dashboards in vRealize Operations, there are times when you want to use the same widget type to be re-used within a dashboard multiple times. At the same time, you might want to re-use some of the widgets which you might like in the out of box dashboards and want to leverage theContinue reading “Copy and paste widgets from your favorite dashboards in vRealize Operations”

Ability to transfer the ownership of dashboards with vRealize Operations 7.0

There have been several amazing changes in the realm of dashboard management in vRealize Operations 7.0. The very first one in my list of favorites is the ability to transfer dashboard ownership. In the previous releases of vRealize Operations, one can create and share dashboards, however if a user must be removed from vRealize OperationsContinue reading “Ability to transfer the ownership of dashboards with vRealize Operations 7.0”

Part 2 – vRealize Operations Federation Management Pack Dashboard Overview

In my previous post, we discussed the design, architecture, installation and configuration of the federation MP. In the second part, I will share the dashboards available with this management pack. These dashboards are targeted towards the Operations, Capacity and Compliance personas. To get more details about this management pack click here. Share and Spread the Knowledge!

Part 6 – Configuration & Compliance Dashboards in vRealize Operations 6.6.

Welcome to the next post of the series on What’s New with vRealize Operations Manager 6.6. In the last few parts of this series, I have been writing about the out of the box dashboards available in vROps 6.6. In this post I will talk about the last out of the box category of ConfigurationContinue reading “Part 6 – Configuration & Compliance Dashboards in vRealize Operations 6.6.”

Part 5 – Performance Troubleshooting Dashboards in vRealize Operations 6.6.

Hope you are enjoying the What’s New with vROps 6.6 Series. I am having a great time writing this, since my experience as a user of vROps has completely turned around with this release. In this post, we will continue talking about the rich & use case driven out of the box content available inContinue reading “Part 5 – Performance Troubleshooting Dashboards in vRealize Operations 6.6.”

Part 4 – Capacity & Utilization Dashboards in vRealize Operations 6.6.

Welcome back to the vROps 6.6 What’s New Series. In the last post of this series we took a tour of the dashboards which help you run production IT Operations. In this post we will move a step forward and cater to the personas in an organization who are responsible for managing existing capacity and planContinue reading “Part 4 – Capacity & Utilization Dashboards in vRealize Operations 6.6.”

Part 3 – Operations Dashboards in vRealize Operations 6.6.

In my last post I gave you an overview of the new user interface of vRealize Operations 6.6 along with some other important enhancements. Do go through that post to get a context of what we are going to discuss here.With the introduction of Getting Started page within dashboards, one of the categories which is availableContinue reading “Part 3 – Operations Dashboards in vRealize Operations 6.6.”

vROps Webinar 2016 – Announcing Part 9 : What’s New with vRealize Operations Manager 6.3

It’s the time of the month when I would like to invite you to join the next episode of our year long vROps Webinar Series. As we move towards winters, we would like to take a zoom out view at the vRealize Operations Manager solution with a What’s New Episode. For the past 8 months,Continue reading “vROps Webinar 2016 – Announcing Part 9 : What’s New with vRealize Operations Manager 6.3”

vROps Webinar 2016 – Part 8 : SDDC Operations with vROps Custom Dashboards

Blogging from VMworld is something else. With more than 25 bloggers sitting around me and generating a ton of content, I realized that I owe everyone the recording for the last session of the vROps Webinar series. With today, being the last day of the month, I wanted to make sure that I share thisContinue reading “vROps Webinar 2016 – Part 8 : SDDC Operations with vROps Custom Dashboards”