vSphere DSC is an open-source module that provides PowerShell DSC resources for VMware. PowerShell DSC resources follow declarative code style, like most configuration management tools and allows you to document infrastructure configurations.
vSphere DSC is a PowerShell based module for Desired State Configuration.
Hello Everyone! It is always good to refresh new products/new features coming in Industry (Although it’s been a year that vRA 8.0 has been released but it’s still new to many!). So, in this blog post, I’ll try to give an insight on new vRealize Automation 8.0 Architecture and will talk about what exactly has … Continue reading vRealize Automation 8.0 – A lot has changed!
Hello Everyone, I feel it's no more a secret that you can decrypt PSCredential Object and read/get the password in plain text. Wait..., I do not know what is PSCredntial object, This is what you must be thinking. I feel you stumble upon PSCredential object if you do basic PowerShell for system administration. Get-Credential is the cmdlet … Continue reading Decrypt PSCredential object password and it’s applications
Hello All, SQL servers on VMware infrastructure need to be built as per recommended guidelines. One of the major recommendations is to have specific SCSI controllers assigned to data HDD of a SQL server. The idea here is to have dedicated SCSI controllers for each data disk so that it does not pass all the … Continue reading Set SCSI controllers to a VM HDD: vRO workflow
Welcome back, As promised earlier, I am back with the new blog series. So let's get started. Note: From, Hereon I will be using abbreviation PSTK for 'NetApp PowerShell ToolKit', as the same has been referred on NetApp documentation as well. What is Netapp PowerShell ToolKit? NetApp PowerShell Tool Kit (PSTK) is a PowerShell Toolkit … Continue reading PsTK1: Getting Started with ‘NetApp PowerShell Toolkit’
Hello Everyone, I used to consider myself a VMware engineer rather than anything else. Even though my core expertise was from the VMware Compute domain, I understood well in advance that if I want to be a good VMware engineer than I must also work on the Storage and Network piece of infrastructure. In 2019, … Continue reading Coming Soon: Blog Series, Netapp PowerShell Toolkit
Hello everyone, I am writing this short blog after a long time. While explaining in-out of PowerShell to some of my friends in person, I discussed about PSProviders. Most of the knowledge about PSProvider is information only and as a script writer we dont really bother about how powershell is playing with different resources (Variable/function/Filesystem/Registery … Continue reading PSProvider and VMware datastore – PowerCLI
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