Hello all, this was a difficult journey but we have vRA working now (see this article). But we need to make it useful. For me that means provisioning virtual machines by non admin users. Connect to your vRA server. You need to log in as your configuration user. Mine was config. The password is the … Continue reading Making vRA 8 useful
Hello all, I hope everyone had a great week? And by now you should be ready for Christmas. I had a number of comments lately on my iPad usage so I wrote an article about it. I wish everyone Happy Holidays, and the very best wishes for 2020. Also, thank you very much for reading … Continue reading Newsletter: December 21, 2019
Hello all, I hope everyone had a good week? I did, and it was sure nice to be home for a week, and next week at home too so pretty nice. There was an iOS release this week (iOS and iPadiOS) and this was 13.3 and it was an important one. It had 12 security … Continue reading Newsletter: December 14, 2019
Hello all, I am finally at home again, and for a couple of weeks. I was at VMworld EMEA which was most excellent - it was very good to see old friends and meet new ones. Then a few days in Zurich with a very cool partner. You will hear more about the partner in … Continue reading Newsletter: November 16, 2019
Hello all, Another week in the lab, and this time working with vRealize Automation v8. It has been interesting to say the least. You saw the article about the first install failure? Then after some help I got things working for my install article - second try though. I am having trouble making vRA 8 … Continue reading Newsletter: November 2, 2019
Update: Lots of changes. 8.0.1 broke the Easy Installer so read though the whole article before you start so you can save time and get things working! I hope that whatever comes after 8.0.1 unbreaks the easy installer so that you can follow the easier path in this article. BTW, I found the VMware doc’s … Continue reading Making vRealize Automation v8 work
I thought my vRA 8 install was going good. But then..... It says to check the vRSLCM UI. So I access the UI, and select Lifecycle Operations and see an issue. It suggests I need to look at the deploy.log file. And yes, I tried the retry but guess what happened. Same issue. So I … Continue reading vRealize Automation v8 install fails hard!