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Getting into scripting can be daunting. It’s easier to just use existing scripts found online, but if you choose this route you’ll quickly run into limitations. If you take the time to learn how to create your scripts, trust me, you’ll never look back!
Automating vSphere is particularly useful for countless applications and the best way is through PowerCLI – a version of PowerShell developed specifically for VMware. Learn how to develop your own PowerCLI scripts with this free 100+ page eBook from Altaro, PowerCLI: The Aspiring Automator’s Guide.
Written by VMware vExpert Xavier Avrillier, this eBook presents a use-case approach to learning how to automate tasks in vSphere environments using PowerCLI. We start by covering the basics of installation, setup, and an overview of PowerCLI terms. From there we move into scripting logic and script building with step-by-step instructions of truly useful custom scripts, including how to retrieve data on vSphere objects; display VM performance metrics; how to build HTML reports, and schedule them; the basics on building functions; and more!
This free eBook presents a use-case approach to learning how to automate tasks in vSphere environments using PowerCLI. It covers the basics of installation, setup, an overview of PowerCLI terms, and much much more. We all know that If you take the time to learn how to create your scripts, you’ll never look back!
Stop looking at scripts online in envy because you wish you could build your own scripts.
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