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How to enable additional users to see WAP Subscription Resources ?

Enable co-admins to WAP Subscriptions

While it is obvious for most of us who dealt with Azure Pack or Azure in the past, for some it may be puzzling how to give access to resources created by one user to another user. In Azure Pack and in traditional Azure the way to accomplish this is by adding someone as co-admins to the existing user subscription. This help center article in support.cloudassert.com shows where and how to accomplish it from Windows Azure Pack admin portal.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015/Author: Ravi C Kolandaiswamy/Number of views (0)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Windows Azure Pack
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How to invoke System Center Orchestrator Runbooks from VConnect?

VConnect Operations Templates, Custom Operation and Orchestrator Runbooks

Cloud Assert VConnect integrates VMWare vCenter clusters and datacenters with Microsoft Windows Azure Pack.

VConnect provides many ways to extend functionality and customize. Combining those with external tools like Microsoft’s System Center Orchestrator brings lot of flexibility for the Administrators, System Integrators and Power Users. In the following sections, we will go through the steps to invoke an Orchestrator Runbook from VConnect Operations Templates.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015/Author: Ravi C Kolandaiswamy/Number of views (12910)/Comments (7)/ Article rating: 5.0

How to troubleshoot Windows Azure Pack and System Center Usage Pipeline?

Cloud Assert Usage and Billing pulls and aggregates data from Windows Azure Pack and System Center Usage data pipeline frequently in order to provide up-to-date metered resource / consumption based usage to end users.

This underlying usage pipeline has many moving parts and more often users are left with no usage data shown for System Center Virtual Machines. This post provides steps and tricks to troubleshoot and fix various components in the Windows Azure Pack, System Center and Operations Manager.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015/Author: Anonym/Number of views (15251)/Comments (8)/ Article rating: 4.8

CLOUD ASSERT @ WPC 2015 - Come see us

CLOUD ASSERT will be in WPC, Orlando, Florida from July 12th to July 16th

Cloud Assert will be present in upcoming Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference #WPC15, Orlando, Florida from July 12th to 16th. Come see us at booth # MC18 in Microsoft Cloud Partner Pavilion.
7/12/2015 - 7/16/2015/Author: Ravi C Kolandaiswamy/Number of views (2208)/Comments (1)/ Article rating: No rating
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Announcing Usage and Billing

Announcing Usage and Billing

Usage and Billing Solution for Windows Azure Pack from CLOUD ASSERT

Usage and Billing solution for Windows Azure Pack is a platform for enterprises and service providers to address the need to provide a simple, straight forward Windows Azure Pack resource utilization across various services over time. Usage and Billing solution enables Windows Azure Pack administrators to configure pricing for more than 100+ resources, maintain multiple Pricing Profiles, integrate with billing systems and generate invoices automatically based on real usage from the end users.
Thursday, February 26, 2015/Author: Ravi C Kolandaiswamy/Number of views (9672)/Comments (10)/ Article rating: 5.0

VConnect Update 5 Released

VConnect RTM v1.5 is available now !

Latest VConnect 1.5 includes bug fixes and improvements for robust VM Deployment flow and visiblity for admins into provisioning steps for Virtual Machines.

Thursday, January 22, 2015/Author: Ravi C Kolandaiswamy/Number of views (4197)/Comments (4)/ Article rating: No rating
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Whats new in VConnect v1.0 Update 3 ?

Features and updates in VConnect update 3

VConnect v1.0 Update 3 adds following features and improvements

 

- VConnect IP Address Pool Management

- Virtual Machine Backups for both VMWare and System Center

- Polished User Experience for setting up VConnect

- Auto discover datacenters and clusters on vCenter

- Validate and warn administrators on potentially incorrect configurations

- Step by step guided Wizard for creating VConnect Templates

 

Tuesday, November 18, 2014/Author: Ravi C Kolandaiswamy/Number of views (5171)/Comments (5)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Create custom VConnect Template to Domain Join a VM

Steps to create a VConnect template that provisions a VM and joins a admin defined domain

VConnect VM Templates support customizing the VM startup configuration. Administrator user can determine if the VM should join a specified domain and can also provide the values needed to join a domain.

Monday, October 6, 2014/Author: Ravi C Kolandaiswamy/Number of views (7888)/Comments (13)/ Article rating: 5.0
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CLOUD ASSERT VConnect Integrates Veeam & VMware with Windows Azure Pack

CLOUD ASSERT is Veeam Silver Partner and Authorized Reseller for Veeam Backup & Replication solutions

CLOUD ASSERT is now a Veeam Silver Partner and a Reseller. Veeam is a leader in providing enterprise backup and replication solutions.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014/Author: Ravi C Kolandaiswamy/Number of views (6187)/Comments (2)/ Article rating: 5.0
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CLOUD ASSERT is Certified VMware Partner - Professional Solution Provider

CLOUD ASSERT is now Certified VMware Partner - Professional Solution Provider

CLOUD ASSERT is now Certified VMware Partner - Professional Solution Provider
Tuesday, September 30, 2014/Author: Ravi C Kolandaiswamy/Number of views (3601)/Comments (8)/ Article rating: 5.0
Categories: General
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