PowerCLI 11.0 is Out – Easy Update and Features Galore!

PowerCLI fans unite and celebrate as the launch of the latest edition is now public.¬† If you’re a reader of my blog then there is a good chance you probably found me from PowerShell or PowerCLI¬† content which also is a hint of much more to come in the next while. The first thing you … Read more

Using VMware PowerCLI with Self-Signed TLS/SSL Certificates on vCenter

PowerCLI is one of the more popular scripting environments for VMware administrators and architects around the world, with good reason. It’s also something that newcomers to VMware environments often shy away from when errors are encountered. Hoping to save you some time and a few clicks by sharing the most common first error that admins … Read more

Resetting vSphere 6.x ESXi Account Lockouts via SSH

VMware vSphere has had a good security feature added since vSphere ESXi 6.0 to add a root account lockout for safety. After a number of failed login attempts, the server will trigger a lockout. This is a good safety measure for when you have public facing servers and is even important for internally exposed servers … Read more

Join the vExpert 2017 Community! Application Process is Open until 12/16

TL;DR Are you a vExpert and want to re-up for 2017? Click here: https://form.jotform.com/63124887851969 Are you keen to join the vExpert community but aren’t a vExpert yet? Click here: https://form.jotform.com/63124382084957 Know someone who you want tor refer as a vExpert? Click here: https://form.jotform.com/40285869039970 Do you want to see who the current vExperts are? Click here: … Read more