Welcome to the vRealize Operations documentation page. Use this page to access the documentation for the on-prem versions of vRealize Operations.

Note: Starting with the April 2023 release, the vRealize Operations and vRealize Operations Cloud product names have changed to VMware Aria Operations. For documentation related to it, see the VMware Aria Operations documentation home page.

How to Use the vRealize Operations Documentation

Use the navigation on the left to browse through documentation for your release of vRealize Operations.

When you are reading a topic from the documentation, use the version selector to see the documenation for a different version of vRealize Operations.

You can also access the contextual help from the screen by clicking the Help icon (?).

What Is vRealize Operations

vRealize Operations deliver a unified management platform to optimize, plan, and scale hybrid cloud deployments from applications to infrastructure, powered by AI/ML, as a service.

Documentation Resources to Help You with vRealize Operations

Access the guides on the left, use the search option at the top, or go directly to sections in the table below.

Getting Started with vRealize Operations Configuring vRealize Operations Top Features Other Resources
Reference Architecture for vRealize Operations

Configuring Cloud Proxies in VMware Cloud

Performance Management

VMware Product Interoperability Matrix

Best Practices for Deploying vRealize Operations

Adding and Configuring Cloud Accounts

Capacity Management VMware Compatibility Guide
Installing vRealize Operations Connecting vRealize Operations to Data Sources Troubleshooting Compare vRealize Operations Editions
Upgrading vRealize Operations Configuring Compliance Application Monitoring VMware Solution Exchange

Configuring Alerts

Managing Solutions and Accounts in vRealize Operations Videos for vRealize Operations
Configuring Dashboards

Secure Configuration

Configuring Administration Settings

Looking for the Documentation of an Older Release

Browse the list below for older vRealize Operations documentation. Click the release number to download the zip files containing PDFs of all the archived documentation for vRealize Operations 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, 6.7, 7.0, 7.5, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, and 8.5.

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