VMworld 2018 – ¡ Let's go to VMworld 2018 EUMA !

VMworld 2018 – ¡ Let's go to VMworld 2018 EUMA !
Il faut une première fois à toute chose et dans environ 3 jours, j’aurais la chance de participer à mon premier VMworld! Je serais accompagné de 2 collègues du Groupe SII (Merci SII au passage!): Antoine et Jeremy. Forcément, nous le savons déjà, nos planning de sessions sont bien trop chargés pour tenir sur la durée: nous devrons certainement ajuster ceux-ci sur place. L’avantage de partir à 3, est de pouvoir couvrir des domaines d’intérêts...

Use the vRealize Automation REST API on vRealize Orchestrator

The vRealize Automation REST API can be used on vRealize Orchestrator directly with the vCACCAFE plugin, instead of using the HTTP-REST plugin, which can be much more simplier. Get the vRA REST endpoint Find the vCAC endpoint Using the vRA REST API on vRO Get the vRA REST endpoint If you have already used the vRealize Automation REST API, you should have noticed that there is around twenty endpoints ! On this article, we’ll take...

Reboot French VMUG, Paris, Septembre 2018

Reboot French VMUG, Paris, Septembre 2018
As an exception, I will post this article in French only as its subject is the French VMUG edition. Sorry for english speaking people. Aujourd’hui avait lieu la reboot-edition du VMUG France dans les (tout neufs!) locaux parisiens d’OVH. L’événènement est à présent orchestré (et bien orchestré!) par Noham Medyouni (Dell-EMC), Fréderic Giovannacci (SIB) et Matthieu Gioia (consultant indep.) et pour ce RDV parisien de rentrée, 2 invités de marque étaient présents: Duncan Epping: Chief...

VMware vCloud Director – Change SSL certificates

VMware vCloud Director – Change SSL certificates
The following procedure is a self-reminder of How-To replace the certificates of a VMware vCloud Director deployment. Prepare informations Create unsigned certificates Create certificate requests for CA-signing Import signed certificates in the keystore Apply certificates to the services Prepare informations Here is a configuration sample for a single cell deployment. Change settings according to your needs: If you are using multi-cells deployment, I stronlgy recommend you to extend informations in the -ext "san=dns:..." parameter of...

Switch to Clarity UI light theme

Switch to Clarity UI light theme
As you could notice (if you don’t use an RSS tool to read this blog): there is a new UI theme based on the Clarity Design System. To compare before/after: This decision was strongly motivated by the new HTML5-powered interface of vCSA 6.5 & 6.7. This new VMware vCenter UI is also based (as many of others VMware’s products) on this open-source design system initiated by VMware and is very enjoyable to use on a...