Lots of new posts

Yes I have added a ton of posts in the last few minutes this is because I just moved everything from my other blog back here.  I am making a single home on the internet.[…]

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Powercli Basics Part 1

We all have to start somewhere so what better place than the basics. I kept jumping into complex scripts without working out the basics. For years I have written scripts in shell or perl but[…]

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Powercli Basics Part 2

Welcome to part 2 we are going to expand on our last code slice: get-vm | select Name, CpuUsageMhz, MemoryUsageGB Which produces a nice list of the CpuUsageMhz and MemoryUsageGB per node.   Now we[…]

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Powercli – Virtual Switches

Q: How do I add a new port group to a virtual switch on each ESX host A: Using powercli you could run the following: [sourcecode language=”powershell”] $cluster_name = “Your_Cluster_Name” $vSwitch = “vSwitch_you_want_to_add_vlan_to” $PortGroupName =[…]

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