VCP7-CMA – Objective 6.2

Disclaimer: These are my notes from taking the 2V0-731 exam. If something doesn’t make sense, please feel free to reach out.

The goal of this objective is be comfortable with subscription events.

Objective 6.2 – Create and Manage Event Broker Subscriptions


All subscriptions are configured per tenant, nothing global.

Different types of subscriptions are:

Events can be two states:

Add the subscriptions at Administration, Events, Subscriptions to Add

Add based on the event type:


Once the event type is selected, choose the conditions that the event will trigger:


In this instance we’ve selected machine provisioning and will choose data, Lifecycle State, Lifecycle State Name – Equals – VMPSMasterWorkflow32.MachineProvisioned. This would suit an event being fired to update a CMDB for example.

Next is to select the vRO workflow to fire:


These would need building based on the event subscription (e.g. into Service Now)

Finally update the details, including configuring whether it is a blocking event or not.