vRealize Cloud Automation December release.

Saturday, 7 January 2 hours and 30 minutes

The scheduled maintenance has been completed.


Scheduled maintenance is currently in progress. We will provide updates as necessary.


vRealize Automation (vRA) 8.11.0 provides capabilities in the areas of Cloud Guardrails Policies, Onboarding enhancements. The benefits of vRealize Automation 8.11.0 include: The Cloud: Snapshot limits in vRealize Automation is independent of vSphere backups. Ability to upgrade salt-master plugin from SaltStack Config. Capacity management enhancements - Storage allocation limits. Capacity management enhancements - CPU allocation limits. AD Group support within Service Broker for Day-2 Action Policy.

The Multi Cloud Universe: Dry Run a Guardrails template in an Azure Environment. Create a Guardrails Template from an Existing Azure Environment. Day 2 action GCP - ability to create snapshot of VM and attached disks. "Reset VM" available as Day 2 action for GCP VMs. Manage a VMware Cloud on AWS Environment in an AWS GovCloud Region. Support for Selecting Azure Availability Zones.

Application Aware: SaltConfiguration property is no longer available in Cloud Assembly Template. Enable Change Project for deployments with Ansible resource. Enable Change Project for deployments with Terraform resource.

Start Time: January 7, 2023 07:00 UTC End Time: January 7, 2023 09:30 UTC Duration: 150 minutes

Impact: Services may be unresponsive/requests may intermittently fail for brief periods.

Began at:

Affected components
  • VMware Cloud Services
    • VMware Aria
      • VMware Aria Automation
        • Asia Pacific (Japan)
        • Asia Pacific (Mumbai)
        • Asia Pacific (Singapore)
        • Asia Pacific (Sydney)
        • Canada (Central)
        • Europe (Frankfurt)
        • Europe (London)
        • South America (São Paulo)
        • US West (Oregon)