VMTurbo Review
Updated February 14, 2016

VMTurbo Review

Tarun Verma | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 8 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User

Software Version

Cloud Edition,Enterprise Edition

Modules Used

  • VMTurbo Ops Manager

Overall Satisfaction with VMTurbo Operations Manager

It's nice to have VMTurbo Operations Manager; it is helping us with expanding our environment with existing unused resources.
  • Suggests if resources are not being efficiently and should be reduced wherever required.
  • Takes action based on defined rules rather just reporting an alert.
  • Effective Reporting.
  • Doing good so far, I do not have anything that I can suggest at this moment.
  • Help identifying and can utilize unused resources.
It takes action rather just reporting as alert.
VMTurbo Operations Manager is well suited where you want to know if an environment is up to its appropriate utilization.

Using VMTurbo Operations Manager

Information Technology.
MS Windows, Citrix, AD
  • Based on the defined VM templates we were able to see the snapshot of available capacity.
  • Many of the servers resources under utilized and VMTurbo could report those to revoke unused resources and increase capacity
  • Reporting is the key information provider for management and give high level view resources being used.
  • Before VMTurbo, no reporting of Hardware infrastructure.
  • Were able to use available resources efficiently
  • Can manage many options from single console.
  • Optimum usage of available resources.
  • Will help defining IT strategies and IT budgeting.
  • Can automate action to save unused resources.
Its useful and practical in live environments.

Evaluating VMTurbo Operations Manager and Competitors

  • Product Features
  • Product Usability
  • Product Reputation
Automation of optimal resource utilization.
Test and deploy if satify IT users.

VMTurbo Operations Manager Implementation

Pretty useful for BAU operational support
Change management was a big part of the implementation and was well-handled - Planned change.

VMTurbo Operations Manager Training

  • Online training
  • In-person training
  • Self-taught
Experienced trainers. Onsite training and hands on lab at seminars really good.
lot of contents are available including blogs.
yes, as help content pretty descriptive and covers most of the contents.

Configuring VMTurbo Operations Manager

Though expect to add more features in future, current version covers most of the current requirements.
Not really, but people can develop multiple template and import them for proper sizing and estimation to know how your virtualization environment is being utilized.
Some - we have done small customizations to the interface - It was so easy due to simple friendly user interface help contents.
Some - we have added small pieces of custom code - For ease and quick overview, reporting for senior management which give them highlight of the virtualization environment.

VMTurbo Operations Manager Support

Technician and account managers are spontaneous and active on our queries.
Quick Resolution
Knowledgeable team
Kept well informed
Support cares about my success
Poor followup
Problems left unsolved
Escalation required
Need to explain problems multiple times
Slow Initial Response
While procuring new hardware, we did our capacity assessment and helped us to generate usage report.

Using VMTurbo Operations Manager

Helping BAU for resources optimization.
Like to use
Easy to use
Well integrated
Quick to learn
Feel confident using
Unnecessarily complex
Requires technical support
Lots to learn
  • Alerts and actions
  • Capacity assessments
  • Reporting
  • Importing templates for different profiles.

VMTurbo Operations Manager Reliability

easy scalable, adding new clusters in, no big deal.

Integrating VMTurbo Operations Manager

So far good experience with this products, AD integration for single sign-on
  • VMware virtualization
Not really.
  • File import/export
  • Single Signon

Relationship with VMTurbo

regualar tech session, seminar & webinars are good.
easy accessible, quick response. Regular follow up by TAM.
Up gradation
Keep contacting and reaching out techs.

Upgrading VMTurbo Operations Manager

Yes - yes, tech support was awesome.
  • Lot of new features including multiple templates.