Monthly Archives: April 2017

PowerCli Script to List HPE Driver and Firmware

PowerCli Script to get HPE Driver and Firmware, Its ‘s  been hard coded to BL-460Gen8 and Gen9 and can be changed as per requirement.  $vmhosts = Get-Cluster “ClusterName” | get-vmHost $report = @() foreach( $ESXHost in $vmhosts) { $HWModel = get-vmHost $ESXHost | Select Name, Model $esxcli = Get-ESXcli -vmhost $ESXHost if($HWModel.Model -eq “ProLiant BL460c

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List the ESXi host Storage LUN Path-count, State, and DatastoreName

The below script is from Vmwareadmins.com. Thank’s to the post “http://www.vmwareadmins.com/list-the-path-and-path-state-for-every-vsphere-datastore-using-powercli/“ I have tweaked the script with few lines,  to list the DataStore Name and Naaid info, so it would be nice to have all objects in single pane of view.  All credits to “Eric Sarakaitis“   Power CLI Script :– $initalTime = Get-Date $date = Get-Date ($initalTime)

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Patch – Update vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 with External PSC’s – CLI

        The Process to patch vCenter Server Appliance’s is pretty straight forward and the below procedure shows the high level Steps involved using CLI to patch to 6.0U3a. For GUI, we can directly login to 5480 and use either check URL (Internet connectivity required, I would only recommended this for HomeLab) or

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