Video, VMworld 2016

#VMworld 2016 Interview With @VMwareCloudMgmt - What's New in vRealize Operations 6.3 (@vRealizeOps)

Ahead of VMworld 2016, VMware released the newest version of vRealize Operations (aka @vRealizeOps and @VMwareCloudMgmt on Twitter). David Davis met with Hicham Mourad, Sr. Technical Marketing Manager for Cloud Infrastructure Management at VMware, who shared some details on the new features vROPS 6.3 makes available.

In the video, Mourad talks about how version 6.3 can help VMware admins be more proactive, how you can leverage vSphere 6 hardening and address important security issues, along with some details on the new UI. You can get a list of all of the new features in vROPS 6.3 in this blog post from Henry Guo. And if you haven’t already, you can try vRealize Operations for free through VMware’s Hands-on Labs available at this link.

Mourad also presented a number of sessions around vROPS at VMworld, one of which focused on simplifying operations through the powerful management tool. You can watch the complete KISS of vRealize Operations session here along with a short intro video where Mourad shares how he came up with the idea for one of the most popular sessions at VMworld 2016.