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Enabling Oracle EM12c-based MWaaS on VMware with the Blue Medora Plugin for VMware


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High level overview of the Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c (EM12c) based MIddleware-as-a-Service (DBaaS), also known as WebLogic-as-a-Service, on VMware using the Blue Medora EM12c plugin for VMware.

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Enabling Oracle EM12c-based MWaaS on VMware with the Blue Medora Plugin for VMware

  1. 1. © 2014 Blue Medora LLC All rights reserved Enabling  Oracle  EM12c-­‐based     MWaaS  on  VMware   with  the  Blue  Medora  Plugin  for  VMware  
  2. 2. 2 2 EM12c  Plugin  for  VMware  –  Solu?on  details   §  Developed  by  Blue  Medora,   key  Oracle  partner     §  Extends  Oracle  EM12c   capabili?es  to  VMware   •  Monitoring   •  Power  management  of  virtual   machines   •  BI  Publisher-­‐based  repor;ng   •  Virtual  machine  provisioning   •  Enables  EM12c-­‐based  MWaaS   on  VMware   •  Enables  EM12c-­‐based  DBaaS  on   VMware  
  3. 3. 3 3 Fully-­‐automated   provisioning  of  any  #  of   VMware-­‐based  WebLogic   servers  using  EM12c     How  it  enhances  Oracle  Enterprise  Manager  
  4. 4. 4 4 Key  Benefits   §  Extends  MWaaS  to  VMware     §  Provisioning  of  WebLogic  server  on  VMware  virtual   machines  automated  by  plugin   •  Separate  workflows  for  VM  crea;on  and  WebLogic  crea;on   no  longer  required   §  Massive  reduc?on  in  deployment  ?mes  of  WebLogic   on  VMware  
  5. 5. 5 5 Enables  Oracle  MWaaS  on  VMware   Adds  new  ‘VMware   Management’  target   to  Oracle  EM12c   Create  Oracle   WebLogic  on   VMware   provisioning  profiles   and  link  VMware  VM   templates  to  them   Determine  how  many   WebLogic  on  VMware   servers  to  deploy,  which   Oracle  Cloud  zone  and   pools  they  should  go,  and   kick-­‐off  the  deployment   Clone  VMware  VMs  or   deploy  from  templates   outside  of  the  Oracle   MMaaS  process   Power  on,  power  off,   suspend,  etc  VMware  VMs   from  within  EM12c  
  6. 6. 6 6 How  Oracle  on  VMware  MWaaS  works   1.  VMware  plugin  is  installed  and  configured     2.  1  to  100s  of  WebLogic  servers  requested  and   deployed  from  purpose  built  VMware  template(s)     3.  host,  weblogic  j2ee,  and  oracle  home  targets   automa;cally  promoted  within  EM12c     4.  New  WebLogic  targets  are  placed  into  appropriate   Oracle  Cloud  pools  and  zones  for  use  within  Self-­‐ Service  portal  
  7. 7. 7 7 Oracle  Enterprise  Manager  12c   Management  Server  (OMS)   VMware (vCenter) Blue  Medora  VMware  Plug-­‐in  for  EM   Oracle EM12 Cloud Middleware- as-a-Service How the VMware plugin works §  Remote  agentless  connec;on  to   VMware  environment  via   vSphere  API     §  WebLogic  Server  can  be   deployed  to  mul;ple  VMware   environments  from  a  single   OMA     §  No  agents  required  on  VMware   ESX  servers  or  VMs     §  Uses  standard  VMware  virtual   machine  templates  customized   for  use  with  Oracle  MWaaS   Oracle  WebLogic  on  VMware  MWaaS  Architecture  
  8. 8. 8 8 Comparison  How  the  plugin  eases  Weblogic  on  VMware  deployment  
  9. 9. 9 9 Enables  up  to  95%  reduc?on  in  deployment  ?mes   Without  the  plugin,   VMware  VMs  must  be   provisioned  ‘out-­‐of-­‐ band’  by  the  VMware   opera;ons  team   With  the  plugin,  VMware   VM  provisioning  is  fully   automated  within  the   WebLogic  provisioning   workflow  
  10. 10. 1010 Enables  WebLogic  scale-­‐out  on  VMware            Define  the  #  of            WebLogic  servers   on  VMware  to  be   deployed        Complete  the            process  by   clicking  “Provision   Resources”                Select  the  Oracle  Cloud                          ‘Zone’  and  ‘Pool’  the   new  VMware-­‐based   WebLogic  Servers  are  to  be   deployed  to   1   2   3  
  11. 11. 1111     Creates  new  VMware   VM  from  WebLogic   Template   2       Configures  VM   Networking  and  make   available  to  Oracle  EM   3       Push  and  configure   Oracle  Management   Agent  (OMA)   4       Promote  Oracle   Homes  within  Oracle   EM   5     Add  to  Oracle  EM   MWaaS  Zone  and  Pool   6     Automated   deployment  of  new   WebLogic  Server  on   VMware,  fully   managed  by  Oracle   EM12c,  in  less  than  40   minutes   7       From  the  new   VMware  Management   target  in  Oracle   EM12c,  choose   MWaaS  deployment   and  kick  off  a   provisioning  job   1   What  MWaaS  on  VMware  looks  like  end-­‐to-­‐end  
  12. 12. 1212 So[ware  Pre-­‐requisites  for  Oracle  MwaaS  on  VMware   §  Oracle  EM12cR3  or  greater   •  WebLogic  Lifecycle  Management  Pack   •  Oracle  Cloud  plugins     §  VMware  vSphere  v4.1  or  greater   •  VMware  virtual  machine  template     •  Linux-­‐based     •  Containing  WebLogic  binaries   •  Configured  for  integra;on  with  EM12c   §  Blue  Medora  EM12c  plugin  for  VMware  v12.0.1.8  or  greater