Author: munishpalmakhija

Terraform, VMware Cloud on AWS

Install and Configure Microsoft DNS on VMC / vSphere through Guest Customizations with Terraform

In this blog, I will walk you through how to use Terraform vSphere Provider to perform the following What does Terraform Script Configure Create Content Library Upload Windows Template to Content Library Deploy VM from Windows Template Install & Configure Microsoft DNS Server through Guest Customizations with Terraform DNS Primary…Continue readingInstall and Configure Microsoft DNS on VMC / vSphere through Guest Customizations with Terraform

vRealize Log Insight Cloud

VMware Cloud Proxy HA using NSX-V Load balancer for vRealize Log Insight Cloud

  In this blog, I will walk you through the architecture and configuration to enable HA of VMware Cloud Proxy aka RDC using NSX-V Loadbalancer. What is VMware Cloud Proxy?  A cloud proxy is a Virtual Appliance (VA) that is supplied as a downloadable OVA from the VMware Cloud service.…Continue readingVMware Cloud Proxy HA using NSX-V Load balancer for vRealize Log Insight Cloud

vRealize Log Insight Cloud

Use External Links to Integrate Tanzu Observability (Wavefront) with vRealize LogInsight Cloud

In this blog, I will walk through how to integrate vRealize LogInsight Cloud from Tanzu Observability a.k.a Wavefront, Using External Links. What is the purpose of External Links? External links provide integration between Tanzu Observability and external systems. It helps teams drill down from a time series to a log…Continue readingUse External Links to Integrate Tanzu Observability (Wavefront) with vRealize LogInsight Cloud

PowervRACloud, vRealize Automation

Manage vRA Codestream using PowervRACloud

With the latest version 1.5 of PowervRACloud, I have added cmdlets to manage vRA Code Stream In this blog, I will demonstrate how to manage vRA Codestream using PowervRACloud. You can visit here to get more details on PowervRACloud or reach out to me on my Twitter or @PowervRACloud Pre-requisites Following are…Continue readingManage vRA Codestream using PowervRACloud

vRealize Log Insight Cloud

Presenting vRealize LogInsight Cloud Fluentbit Helm Chart For TKG/Kubernetes Logs

Previously I had published Helm Chart for vRealize Log Insight Cloud using fluentd, In this blog, I will present Helm Chart using the fluent bit. It deploys fluent bit (version 1.7 which has Multithread Support) as deamon set with 4 workers to collect logs from Kubernetes Cluster. I have verified…Continue readingPresenting vRealize LogInsight Cloud Fluentbit Helm Chart For TKG/Kubernetes Logs

vRealize Log Insight Cloud

Presenting vRealize LogInsight Fluentd Helm Chart for Kubernetes/TKG Logs

With Realize LogInsight 8.4 came with official support for Kubernetes logs. For more details on What’s New in vRealize Log Insight 8.4 you can refer to the announcement here  If you have been following the blog I had published my own fluentd container image on dockerhub for Log Insight which…Continue readingPresenting vRealize LogInsight Fluentd Helm Chart for Kubernetes/TKG Logs

vRealize Log Insight Cloud

Monitor Azure NSG Flow Logs with vRealize Log Insight Cloud

 What is Azure NSG? You can use an Azure network security group to filter network traffic to and from Azure resources in an Azure virtual network. A network security group contains security rules that allow or deny inbound network traffic to, or outbound network traffic from, several types of Azure…Continue readingMonitor Azure NSG Flow Logs with vRealize Log Insight Cloud

PowervRACloud

Part3 : How to use PowervRACloud with ABX Powershell Actions as Zip Package

 In the Part3, of the 3 blog series, I will show how to create a Zip package for ABX action which will include the PowervRACloud module. This will be helpful if you have an Airgap environment that doesn\’t have direct access to Powershell Gallery to download the PowervRACloud module.  Pictures…Continue readingPart3 : How to use PowervRACloud with ABX Powershell Actions as Zip Package

PowervRACloud

Part2 : How to use PowervRACloud with ABX Powershell Actions as Catalog Item

In the Part2, of the 3 blog series, I will show how to write Extensibility Action Script and use it as Service Broker Catalog Item. I will be generating the Deployments Report and sending it via Email by executing the PowervRACloud ABX Action from Service Broker Catalog Item.    …Continue readingPart2 : How to use PowervRACloud with ABX Powershell Actions as Catalog Item

PowervRACloud

Part1 : How to use PowervRACloud with ABX Powershell Actions within Subscriptions

In 3 part blog series, I will be demonstrating how to use PowervRACloud with vRA Action Based Extensibility (ABX). In Part 1, I will show how to write Extensibility Action Script with Event Subscriptions. I will be performing Day2 Operation of Snapshot Creation for a newly provisioned VM by creating…Continue readingPart1 : How to use PowervRACloud with ABX Powershell Actions within Subscriptions