vROPS – survive the Kraken – Endpoint Operations Example

Reading Time: 6 minutes Guess who’s back, back again… Next to doing End User Computing engagements, where user experience, performance and capacity management is also an integral part, I occasionally am involved in separate operations management engagements. And with VMware often vRealize Operations Manager, or vROPS, shows its face. As some would have noticed I mentioned vROPS in articles … Continue reading »vROPS – survive the Kraken – Endpoint Operations Example

vROPS: Beware of a Whole Lotta Metrics creating the Spaghetti Incident

Reading Time: 3 minutes When doing consultancy at organisations I often find a vRealize Operations, vROPS (or vCOPS) initial deployment left alone because of the IT operations department responsible persons are overwhelmed by the information you (can) receive from vROPS (manager and optionally other suite components). Mostly this is because of the lack of time invested in getting to … Continue reading »vROPS: Beware of a Whole Lotta Metrics creating the Spaghetti Incident