Power CLI 6.5.4

On Friday, November 17th, VMware released yet another update to PowerCLI. New in 6.5.4 there are cmdlets to help you manage your VMware Cloud on AWS environment and some new functionality to the storage cmdlets. For full details on the latest release check out the VMware PowerCLI Blog: https://blogs.vmware.com/PowerCLI/2017/11/vmware-powercli-6-5-4.html Remember in order to update your PowerCLI […]

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Cisco Connect Vermont

Yesterday I attended the first ever Cisco Connect Vermont. It was a very exciting event packed full of information and news about the latest products and services available from Cisco. Presentations included: Security – presentation on Cisco’s new NGFW line, AMP, and a Cisco Umbrella demo Enterprise Networking – insights into Cisco’s new Network Intuitive […]

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PowerCLI Updated 6.5.3

Yesterday VMware announced that PowerCLI has been updated to 6.5.3. In this release some issues have been address and there are several new features, including: New module for NSX-T A “Create” method that can be used with the Get-Service cmdlets Now that Power CLI is a PowerShell module available from the PowerShell Gallery it’s super […]

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Configuring NTP on a Cisco Device

Configuring NTP on a Cisco device is an easy, and essential, step when configuring a new router or switch. SYSLOG log entries are all stamped with the time and if the time is off from device to device it will make t-shooting events and event correlation that much more difficult. So, the solution is to […]

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Getting Started with PowerCLI

PowerCLI is a very powerful scripting language written as a set of Microsoft PowerShell Cmdlets. If you’re not familiar with PowerShell I highly recommend you take a look at it as it is the defacto way to administer anything Microsoft, particularly if you’re looking to automate routine tasks. I recently got started with PowerCLI, and […]

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vExpert 2017

Earlier this year I was named a VMware vExpert! I’m very excited and honored to be named a vExpert. For those of you who don’t know, vExpert is VMware’s evangelist program and semi-annually people may submit their application to be named a vExpert. There are several different vExpert sub-programs, in addition to the vExpert. There […]

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