vRealize Automation 8 Code Stream- Add Code Stream pipelines to the Service Broker catalog

As a service administrator, you can make Code Stream pipelines available in the Service Broker catalog by adding a Code Stream content source and sharing the pipelines. The pipelines are the continuous integration and delivery model of your software release process. Prerequisites: Verify that the pipelines that you are importing are enabled and released in Code Stream before you import it. … Continue reading vRealize Automation 8 Code Stream- Add Code Stream pipelines to the Service Broker catalog

vRealize Automation 8 Code Stream- Integrate Jenkins as Endpoint and create CI/CD Job

I got a use case to run Jenkins jobs through vRA code stream and publish it as a cataloge item. In this post I'll discuss about Code Stream and how to integrate Jenkins as a Endpoint in Code Stream and create a Pipeline. Code Stream provides a Jenkins plug-in, which triggers Jenkins jobs that build and … Continue reading vRealize Automation 8 Code Stream- Integrate Jenkins as Endpoint and create CI/CD Job

vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager Migration from 2.x to 8.0.1

I got an opportunity to migrate my vRLCM 2.x to vRLCM 8.0.1, I enjoyed doing this in the lab and thought to capture the procedure. The migration requires few inputs, such as legacy vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager hostname, username, password, and SSH password. There are few prerequisites as well. Prerequisites: Verify that you have vRealize … Continue reading vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager Migration from 2.x to 8.0.1

Configure GitLab integration in vRealize Automation 8.1 and Sync vRA Blueprint

vRealize Automation Cloud Assembly supports integration with GitLab and GitHub repositories so that you can manage blueprints and action scripts under source control. In the post I'll demonstrate steps to integrate GitLab and sync vRA Blueprints. Let's get started.. We must have an appropriate local Git repository configured with access to set up Git integration … Continue reading Configure GitLab integration in vRealize Automation 8.1 and Sync vRA Blueprint

Deployment of vRealize Automation 8.1 – Integrate Directory Services

vRealize Automation allows you to integrate active directory & other directories for authentication & user access in vRA portals. In this post we will learn how to integrate your enterprise directory with VMware Identity Manager to sync users and groups to the VMware Identity Manager service. Starting from vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager 8.0, you can … Continue reading Deployment of vRealize Automation 8.1 – Integrate Directory Services

Deployment of vRealize Automation 8.1 – Launch QuickStart

With the release of vRA 8 VMware added a "Launch QuickStart" option to helps, the cloud administrator, set up on-premises vCentre Server so that we can provision resources using vRealize Automation, populate the self-service catalog, and deploy our first blueprint to vSphere instance. This makes the setup and consumption of vCenter into vRA much easier … Continue reading Deployment of vRealize Automation 8.1 – Launch QuickStart

vRealize Automation 7.4 to 7.6 Upgrade through vRSLCM

Recently I got a change to upgrade vRealize Automation from 7.4 to 7.6 through vRealize Lifecycle Manager 2.1. In this post I'll demonstrate steps to upgrade vRealize Automation 7.4 to 7.6. So, let's get started. There are few pre-requisites to keep in mind before upgrading the environment. Add product Binaries to vRealize Suit Lifecycle Manager. … Continue reading vRealize Automation 7.4 to 7.6 Upgrade through vRSLCM

vRealize Automation 7.6 Part 3: Tenant & Users Initial configuration

In the previous posts we did installation & configuration of vRealize Automation 7.6 Small & Medium (with HA). We also verified that installation was successful, and we were able to login to vRA console page. In this post we will configure initial tenant configuration and domain user integration in vRA. Log in to vRA console … Continue reading vRealize Automation 7.6 Part 3: Tenant & Users Initial configuration