vRops – Maintenance Mode for Resources

So there was a question over at the VMware community forums on how to enable / disable maintenance mode on objects with a script… as this is something I was planning to do anyway I decided to script it for myself and share it with the community… There are...

vRops – Automated Workload Balance

This feature… along with many others in recent vRops and vCenter releases hits close to home for me… Back in 2015 I raised many requirements with VMware, one of them being Automated Workload balancing and many others…. but to see these features in...

vRops 6.6 – Custom Rest Notification

For those of you that are interesting in / using the Custom Rest Plugin from pierrelx please be aware that it no longer works in vRops 6.6! vRops 6.6 appears to be running on JRE 1.8…. so the Custom solution will need to be recompiled with the updated libs from...

vRops appliance – explore postgres DB

This post is a quick and dirt.. I used to use vRops on a Windows server but since VMware no longer support vRops on Windows (as of 6.5) I had to access the postgres DB from my desktop… These instructions explain how to open up the postgres DB config /...

vRops – Custom Rest Notification Plugin

In this post I explain how to create an eclipse project out of pierrelx custom REST Notification plugin in case you need a slightly modified version of his plugin! I compared his code to the standard REST plugin and it appears he did what I am about to explain below...