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Upgrading vRealize Operations

Guest Post Ahead! vRealize Operations (formerly known as vCenter Operations Manager) is an indispensable tool for monitoring a VMware environment. The upgrade process between recent versions is riddled with pitfalls, however. Here, I will cover the process and make notes of all the gotchas so that you can have as smooth of an experience as possible.

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Upgrading Workspace Portal to VMware Identity Manager (vIDM)

In this post, we’ll be upgrading an HA Cluster of Workspace Portal 2.1.1 to vIDM 2.4 per the official documentation instructions. Some technical knowledge of pgAdmin and other tools is assumed in the official guide, so hopefully this post can help fill the gaps.

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Installing the all new VMware Identity Manager (vIDM) 2.4

VMware Identity Manager (vIDM) is the exciting next evolution of Workspace Portal, a critical piece within the Horizon Suite providing application provisioning, self-service catalog, conditional access controls and Single Sign-On (SSO) for SaaS, web, cloud and native mobile applications.

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VMworld 2015 comes to an end

What an exciting week it’s been for VMware, its partners and customers. VMware showed the industry that it’s Ready for Any through its strong technology offerings, leading IT into tomorrow. As VMworld San Francisco concludes, check out the overall impact this amazing conference achieved

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Horizon View Client for Mac Log Collector [Updated]

VMware has a nice KB for collecting diagnostic data for View Products, but the Mac section is a little lacking. As a result, I’ve often times had to work with Admins and their end-users to try and schedule times we were all available just to collect a simple log bundle.

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