VMware vRealize Operations Manager (VROPS)-All About

What is  vRealize Operation Manager(VROPS)?

VROPS is an Intelligent Operations correlates data from applications and infrastructure, across Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) and hybrid cloud, in a unified, scalable management suite that’s easy-to-use and provides visibility into IT costs and control over health, performance, capacity, and logs, with predictive analytics driving proactive action and policy-based automation.

VROPS Intelligent Operations is enabled by the vRealize Suite Standard Edition that includes:

  • vRealize Operations
  • vRealize Log Insight
  • vRealize Business for Cloud(Standard)

VMware vRealize Operation Manager  6.5 -What is New?

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I.vRealize Operations Manager 6.5 focuses on enhancing product scalability limits and troubleshooting capabilities.

a. Monitoring capabilities
1. Adds ability to increase memory and increase the scope of monitoring within the same environment.

2. Enables you to monitor larger environments with the same footprint through platform optimization.
3. XL size node enables you to monitor more objects and it processes more metrics.

b.Automatic upgrade of Endpoint Operations Agents:
1.The new Endpoint Operations Agent upgrade bundle allows you to automatically upgrade the agent through the vRealize Operations Manager user interface.
2.Enhanced troubleshooting capabilities:
3.Quickly correlates logs and metrics in context for any monitored object using Log Insight within vRealize Operations Manager.

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4.Creates custom metric groups that enables customers to focus on most relevant metrics

c.Improved collaboration:
1.Simplifies export and import of custom groups and eases dashboard sharing between different vRealize Operations Manager installations.

2.Understands Private Cloud costs and Public Cloud spends by accessing vRealize Business for Cloud from within vRealize Operations Manager.

d. Capacity Optimization and Scenario Modeling
e.General improvements
1.Removes scale limitations from Predictive DRS (pDRS).
2.Predictive DRS enables vRealize Operations to provide long-term forecast metrics to augment the short-term placement criteria of the vSphere Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS).
3.Default values for the following global settings have changed:
4.For Deleted Objects, it has changed from 360 hours to 168 hours
5.For Action History, it has changed from 90 days to 30 days
6.For Symptoms/Alerts, it has changed from 90 days to 45 days


VMware vRealize Operations 6.5 introduces scale and performance improvements,
integrations with Log Insight and vRealize Business, automation for upgrading Endpoint Operations agents, ability to customize metric groups and import/export of custom groups.

Export/Import Custom Groups

Another nice touch is the ability to export and import Custom Groups. This will make it much easier if you want to move Custom Group criteria sets among different vROps instances like Prod and non-Prod.

VROPS Installation and Configuration 

Installation and Configuration VMware vRealize Operations (VROPS) 6.5


Distributed Installation and Configuration  VROPS 6.5- Mult-NLB capabilities
*coming soon!!!

VROPS 6.5 download link

vRealize Operations Manager 6.5 Release Notes

vRealize Operations Manager 6.5 What is New?

What is vRealize Operations Manager
Automate IT operations management, proactively manage performance and gain visibility across physical and virtual infrastructure with VMware vRealize Operations.


VROPS Introduction

Monitoring Application, OS, Middle ware, and Database


Performance -Self Learning Analytics







Alerts Management


Capacity Management 


vRealized Operations Manager 6. UI


Get intelligent IT operations management from applications to storage–for vSphere, Hyper-V, Amazon and physical hardware–with predictive analytics and policy-based automation. –

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VMware Video Tutorial – vRealize Operations Manager 6-Initial Setup of the Cluster-






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