powercli

List of VMX Files

Don't ask me why but I wanted a list of .VMX files for all of the virtual machines registered in vCenter. With a little experimentation it was easy to come up [...]

Display vSCSIStats Data With Microsoft Chart Controls

I had to run vSCSIStats for the first time in a while the other day. Normally, trying to display the data that it outputs in a graphical form involves some [...]

PowerCLI: New cmdlets for Update Manager

VMware have this morning / last night released some PowerCLI cmdlets for VMware Update Manager (VUM). A short description can be found of them below: Cmdlet [...]

Basics: Open PowerCLI using different credentials

Everytime I use a different PC or laptop I always forget to do this after installing PowerCLI. I happily open PowerCLI up and try to connect to a vCenter [...]