Category: vROPs

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Download – vROPS vCenter Overview Dashboard

This dashboard will give you a high overview of all your vCenters (Capacity, Performance, Growth Trends, Alerts, and Oversized/Undersized).  Compare this dashboard overview to your competitors and you can see why vRealize Operations can not only look better but also offers more powerful features.  This…


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vROPS – How to get an alert and email notification when a VM is down

In this example we will create an alert that sends out an alert and email notification every time a Virtual Machine is off when it is not supposed to be. This alert is customized to not alert on any Virtual Machine that is already powered…


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vROPS 6 – Configuring vRealize Operations Manager like a Pro

Below are some vRealize Operations Manager configurations settings that I setup on a daily basis at customer’s sights. We cover all the basic settings and also optional settings that might come in handy based on a certain need. Adding a vCenter Instance Click on Administration…


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vROPs 6.5 – How to integrate Log Insight with vROPS

New in vRealize Operation Manager 6.5 is the built-in integration with vRealize Log Insight. This becomes very useful as you no longer have to hop around to two different applications. You can now access Log Insight dashboards, content packs, and detailed logs directly from vROPs…


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Download – vROPS VM Growth Dashboard

This dashboard allows you to view your Virtual Machine growth numbers and trends. This is useful information for Engineers, Operators, and Managers who want to know how fast their VMware environment is growing. It displays a nice growth graph and also list Total VMs by…


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[Download] – vROPS Latest VMs Created Dashboard

This dashboard allows you to view your latest created VMs in vROPS.  This is useful insight for Engineers, Operators, and Managers who want to know how many VMs were created in the last few days, weeks, and months. Download here >   To Import just…


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vROPS 6 – How to view latest Virtual Machines created in vCenter

There were many questions on how to view the latest Virtual Machines created in vCenter using vRealize Operation Manager. The following guide will show you how to get a list of this information using two different ways.  If you would like to skip this step…


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vROPS 6 – How to upgrade vRealize Operation Manager Appliance

The following guide will show you how to properly upgrade vROPS. If you have a multi-node environment just upgrade the master node and it will automatically upgrade the Master replica, Data Node, etc.   Before we begin it is best to first take a snapshot…


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vROPS 6 – How to properly shutdown a vROPS Cluster

With vROPS 6.2, we can now build a vROPS cluster node up to 16 nodes which can handle up to 120,000 objects and 300 million metrics. The following guide will show you how to properly reboot your vROPS node whether or not you have one…


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vROPS 6 – How to enable IT Compliance with vROPS

vROPs has a built-in compliance checker for ESXi Host and Virtual Machines. This is important for environments that want to automate the process of checking how secure their current environment is according to vSphere Hardening Best Practices. Hardening Guides are an industry recognized method of…