Create automatically a vRealize Automation Deployment Name with locale Date and Time

In this blog post I will show you how you can create automatically a vRealize Automation Deployment name which contains the local Date and Time and makes the Deployment name unique. How you get the local Unix Time with the JavaScript Module “moments” you can reach out the blog Convert the vRO Date with the…

Mount an ISO-File to a VM with vRA 8 “Day 2 Operation”

This blog post describes how you can mount a ISO-File to a existing vRA 8 provisioned machine with a “Day 2” Operation. This solution is using a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow and a NFS share where the ISO-Files are stored. How you can configure a NFS Server on Ubuntu 20.04 based OS is described here and…

Configure NFS on Ubuntu 20.04 and use it with an VMware ESXi Host

In this blog I will show you how you can configure a NFS-Server on a Linux Ubuntu 20.04 machine and use it with an ESXi Server. Prereqisites Set Up the NFS Server on the Ubuntu Linux machine The first steps are to install the NFS packages, then configure NFS and if the firewall active set…