VMware vRealize Operations: Advanced Use Cases [v8.x] (VROAUC8)


Course Overview

This two-day hands-on training course provides advanced knowledge, skills, and tools to achieve competency in operating VMware vRealize® Operations™ 8.X. This course explains the design and creation of advanced dashboards, capacity concepts, and the REST API with real-world use cases.

Product Alignment

  • vRealize Operations 8.6

Who should attend

Experienced system administrators and consultants, application owners, and system architects



Before taking this course, you should have completed the following course:

  • VMware vRealize Operations: Install, Configure, Manage

You should also have hands-on experience administering vSphere 6.x/7.x deployments.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Use the applications to group objects
  • Create the logical groups of objects in the vRealize Operations environment
  • Create and design advanced dashboards
  • Discuss about widget and its settings
  • Define a vRealize Operations policy
  • Outline the components of a vRealize Operations policy
  • Create the custom alerts
  • Describe the troubleshooting workbench
  • Review the advanced capacity concepts
  • Discuss the what-if analysis scenarios
  • Describe how to integrate vRealize Operations with VMware vRealize® Suite products
  • Import the VMware vRealize® Network Insight™ applications
  • Describe the super metrics use cases
  • Outline the vRealize Operations REST API architecture
  • Discuss the vRealize Operations traversal spec
  • Create and query objects using the REST API

Course Content

Course Introduction
  • Introduction and course logistics
  • Course objectives
Custom Groups and Applications
  • Outline the use cases for custom groups
  • Create the custom groups
  • Assign the objects to custom groups
  • Identify the use cases for applications
  • Create the custom applications
  • Identify the vRealize Network Insight applications
Custom Dashboard Design
  • Design the dashboards
  • Discuss the types of widgets and widget’s settings
  • Select the widgets based on the scenario
  • Explain the advanced dashboards
  • Discuss the use cases of dashboards
Custom Policies
  • Outline the components of a vRealize Operations policy
  • Review the policies applied to the objects in vRealize Operations
  • Outline how the policy hierarchy is implemented
  • Design a vRealize Operations Policy
  • Understand how a policy supports the business objectives
Alerts, Symptoms and Troubleshooting workbench
  • Identify the use case for custom alerts and symptoms
  • Create the custom alerts and symptoms
  • Access the troubleshooting workbench feature
  • Use the troubleshooting workbench feature to identify problems
  • Outline the metric correlation options in vRealize Operations
Capacity Models and What-if Scenarios
  • Review the capacity planning concepts
  • Describe the demand based and allocation-based model
  • Discuss the use cases of capacity models
  • Discuss the use cases of what-if analysis scenarios
vRealize Operations integration
  • Integrate vRealize Operations with products in vRealize Suite
  • Identify the advantages of integrating vRealize Operations with vRealize Log Insight
  • Import the vRealize Network Insight applications
  • Configure the integration with vRealize Automation
Super Metrics
  • Create super metrics
  • Explain the depth value
  • Discuss the use cases of super metrics
vRealize Operations REST API
  • Outline the REST API architecture
  • Navigate the REST API landing page
  • Discuss the Swagger response codes
  • Explain the vRealize Operations traversal specification
  • Create and query objects using the REST API
  • Discuss some of the examples of the REST API

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

2 days

  • 1,500.— €
Classroom Training

2 days

  • Switzerland: 1,500.— €

Currently there are no training dates scheduled for this course.