Tag: vrealize

Interact with the vRealize Automation IaaS objects on vRealize Orchestrator

As described on another blog post, vRA IaaS objects can be gathered using the model manager. This article will show you how to interact with this kind of object using vRealize Orchestrator. On this first sample, we are trying to get a virtual machine named TESTVM02 on the model manager. The VirtualMachine object has a property called VirtualMachineName that we can used to filter the virtual machine by its name. Here is the javascript code...

New release of VMware vRealize Orchestrator package diff tool

About a year ago, I published a small tool to compare two VMware vRealize Orchestrator packages file: vRO Package Diff. Initial version was a simple python script accepting 2 files as arguments and without any input controls. Today, I publish a v2 of the tool with the following changes: vro-package-diff is now a Pypi hosted project: vro-package-diff and so, can be installed with pip install command. An endpoit vro-diff to access to the tool from...

VMware vRealize orchestrator package diff python tool

I have recently published a draft tool to provide a table-formated diff of two vRealize Orchestrator packages. Project is available on GitHub project and will evolve in futur to support more package item’s types and to provide better information about differences. Installation Requirements: Python 3 and pip installed. Download: git clone https://github.com/lrivallain/vro-package-diff.git cd vro-package-diff (optionnal) Create python virtualenv: virtualenv -p python3 --no-site-packages venv . venv/bin/activate Install required python packages: pip install -r requirements.txt Usage python...