vRA User Interactions hacks

A vRO / vRA “User Interaction” is a nice feature to have request data completed by several peers and / or gathering data which is not known during request time. To some extend this could also be used to approve a step during a provisioning or WF run. If a XaaS Blueprint or Resource Actions… Continue reading vRA User Interactions hacks

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Orphaned vRA User Interaction

Under followed circumstances an active vRA Manual User Interaction becomes orphaned. No vRO User Interaction will wait for this input form this point in time and vRA just displays the interaction with no content and no options to cancel, reject or submit this task.Only way to get rid of this orphaned Manual User Interaction described… Continue reading Orphaned vRA User Interaction

Giro di Pasqua 19

Stages: Day 1: Route: Domosdossola – Santa Maria Maggiore – Locarono – Monte Ceneri – LuganoDistance: 94kmElevation Gain: 2140mElevation Loss: 2093m Day 2: Route: Lugano – Mendrisio – Varese – Castelletto – Buffalora sopra TicinoDistance: 104kmElevation Gain: 829mElevation Loss: 1004m Day 3: Route: Buffalora – Novara – Vericelli – Crescentino – TorinoDistance: 124kmElevation Gain: 283mElevation… Continue reading Giro di Pasqua 19

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Custom Build #1

Components Frame: Bombtrack The Hook 2 (2018) (Size: 49cm) Brakes: Sram Rival 1 Hyd Disc Brake (f&r) Crank: Sram Rival 1 Crank 1×42 Cassette: Sram 11x Cassette 11-42 Chain: KMC X11 Chain 11x silver/black Bottom Bracket: Praxis Works Rear Derailleur: Sram Rival derailleur Type 3.0 – 11x Top cap: Sinewave Cycles Reactor (USB top cap)… Continue reading Custom Build #1

First tests with YOLOv3

YOLO (You only look once) provides a framework for realtime object detection which works for images and videos. Because of the method how the image is detected it’s called YOLO. YOLO is written based on Darknet (a open source neural network library). More information about the method and how YOLO works: First test with YOLOv3… Continue reading First tests with YOLOv3

Dismiss a vRA XaaS deployment

New introduced in vRA 7.5 there is single view for requests and deployments. This feature brings a lot of advantages. Now there is a possiblity to switch from the request to the deployed machine. This works fine for IaaS Blueprints which deploying components or machines. On a failed request you are even able to to… Continue reading Dismiss a vRA XaaS deployment

Python Twitter Bot

Just created a twitter bot with python and tweepy (a python library to interact with twitter, http://www.tweepy.org/) which is following a defined set of users. This users are gathered from defined user’s followers. After a defined lease of days this followers are became unfollowed if they did not followed back during a new execution of the… Continue reading Python Twitter Bot

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vRO automated REST endpoint check

Use vRO action to check all configured REST endpoints in a automated fashion and receive a health state.– gathering information of configured REST endpoints of vRO– checking connectivity by telnet of each REST endpoint– report state by eMail based on return value of check– schedule Workflow for daily automated check and report

Useful vRNI queries

get Bytes and Rate by port and application get sum of Bytes and average of Bytes Rate by Port and Application get traffic by destination city get flows to application