VMware vRealize Automation: Orchestration and Extensibility (VRAOE)

Course Description Schedule

Course Overview

In this five-day course, you will explore the use of VMware vRealize® Orchestrator™ 7.3 and VMware vRealize® Automation™ 7.3 for the automation of VMware cloud infrastructure and IT processes. This course focuses on extensibility and advanced administration through the use of vRealize Orchestrator workflows in vRealize Automation. You will gain practical experience through the completion of hands-on labs.

Product Alignment

  • vRealize Orchestrator 7.3
  • vRealize Automation 7.3
The Advanced courses is delivered directly by VMware.

Who should attend

Experienced VMware administrators, automation and orchestration specialists, system integrators, and private cloud and public cloud administrators


This course requires the following prerequisites:

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Describe the features, benefits, components, and integration of vRealize Orchestrator and vRealize Automation and the role of vRealize Orchestrator workflows and content elements in automation
  • Use the vRealize Orchestrator client to access and navigate the vRealize Orchestrator platform and to import and run library vRealize Orchestrator workflows
  • Design, develop, and run custom reusable vRealize Orchestrator workflows
  • Use VMware APIs in vRealize Orchestrator workflow scripts
  • Integrate vRealize Automation with vRealize Orchestrator instances to extend IaaS machine lifecycle processes and enhance and deliver custom IT services
  • Use XaaS to extend vRealize Automation into other enterprise systems
  • Use the vRealize Automation event broker to trigger specific vRealize Orchestrator workflows

Course Content

Course Introduction
  • Introductions and Course Logistics
  • Course Objectives
Enterprise Cloud Architecture and Components
  • Extending Enterprise Systems
  • vRealize Automation and the Enterprise
  • Unified Self-Service Portal Components
  • Managing Provisioned Items
  • Converged Blueprint Concepts
  • vRealize Orchestrator Overview
vRealize Orchestrator Workflow Basics
  • Orchestration Workflows
  • Logs in Workflows
  • Working with Workflows
  • Information Flow in Workflows
vRealize Orchestrator Workflow Design Considerations
  • Configuration and Resource Elements
  • Scriptable Tasks and Actions
  • Input Presentation
  • User Interactions
Developing vRealize Orchestrator Workflows
  • Decision Elements and Switch Elements
  • Creating Loops in Workflows
  • Scriptable Tasks and Actions
  • Calling vRealize Orchestrator Workflows
  • Exception Handling
  • Debugging
Introduction to vRealize Orchestrator Extensibility
  • Introduction to Extensibility
  • vRealize Automation Components and Functionality
  • VMware NSX® On-Demand Components
Extending vRealize Automation with Event Broker
  • Event Broker Overview
  • Event Broker Functionality
  • Event-Based Processes
  • Information Exchange Between Event Broker and vRealize Orchestrator
  • Integrating Workflows Based on the vRealize Automation Plug-In with Event Broker
Unified Services in vRealize Automation
  • XaaS Blueprints and Actions
  • vRealize Automation Form Designer
API Tools
  • API Interfaces Overview
  • vRealize Orchestrator REST API Plug-In
  • vRealize CloudClient
Classroom Training
Modality: G

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,750.- €
  • Switzerland: 3,750.- €
Digital courseware Dates and Booking
Online Training
Modality: U

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,750.- €
  • Switzerland: 3,750.- €
Digital courseware Dates and Booking
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08/07/2019 - 12/07/2019 Hamburg
04/11/2019 - 08/11/2019 Schwalbach
International guaranteed dates
08/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 Online Training Time zone: Europe/London Course language: English
20/05/2019 - 24/05/2019 Vienna
18/11/2019 - 22/11/2019 Vienna
07/10/2019 - 11/10/2019 Zaventem Course language: English
01/07/2019 - 05/07/2019 Paris
04/11/2019 - 08/11/2019 Paris
27/05/2019 - 30/05/2019 Milan 4 days
21/10/2019 - 25/10/2019 Milan
20/05/2019 - 24/05/2019 Nieuwegein Course language: English
20/05/2019 - 24/05/2019 Online Training Time zone: Europe/Amsterdam Course language: English
08/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 Warsaw Course language: English
United Kingdom
08/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 Staines upon Thames
08/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 Online Training Time zone: Europe/London Course language: English guaranteed date!
North America
United States
01/04/2019 - 05/04/2019 Online Training Time zone: US/Central Course language: English
22/04/2019 - 26/04/2019 Online Training Time zone: US/Central Course language: English
29/04/2019 - 03/05/2019 Online Training Time zone: US/Central Course language: English

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