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10 Steps to Kick-Start Your VMware Automation with PowerCLI
Virtualization is a powerful technology, but it comes with its own host of monotonous and time-consuming tasks, no matter how big or small your organization is. Eliminating these mind-numbing tasks (and the potential for error which they bring with them) is a goal with striving for, and well within your reach. Jonathan Medd explains.
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Export information via PowerCLI
In this new blog post I’m going to start showing you how to export data from vCenter using PowerCLI to provide you with all sorts of useful information that you may need in case of a vCenter database loss. I’m going to include the loss of a Virtual Distributed Switch (vDS) as well in case you’re using this fantastic option from VMware.
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Install vSphere 5 update 1 with PowerCLI
sanderdaems explains how to install vsphere 5.1 via powershell. handy script!
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Register a LUN full of VMs with PowerCLI
One of the great things about VMware vSphere is virtual machine encapsulation — a VM is simply a directory of files that can be easily copied around by administrators for a variety of purposes. By Eric Gray
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Scripted Linked Clones
Treasure trove curated by Ruben Garcia
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Simon Longs PowerShell Scripts
Simon Longs Blog, or SLOG
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Windows PowerShell™: Essential Admin Scripts (Part 1)
Just like the title says, this is a good collection of PowerShell scripts that will help lighten your load a bit.
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