vCenter – Report – Export VM info

So the next report is one I wrote in December for some migration work I was performing… basically I wanted to have a copy of VM information before a migration to a new VC… so I wrote this script to dump out the details i required into excel Its not the...

vRops – suite-api – Report- Notifications & Alarms

So I built this latest solution because I had a need to report / track configuration details for notifications, all possible alarms available in the environment and all the alarms that have been triggered into alerts still retained in vRops. The report can be run...

I made vExpert 2017 !!!

So I had some great news on the 8th of February arrive in my email, I am now recognised as a vExpert by VMware 🙂 For those who want to know more please visit VMware vExper 2017 Announcement vMan...

Random Update #1

So I havent been very active in the last few weeks… this is due to some personal and work stuff which poped up + I am studing for the VCP6-CMA. But hopefully I will be back in February with some cool stuff… vMab

My Home Lab

I am sharing the details of my vSphere 6 home lab for those of you interested in building a cheap but reasonable white box lab / setup. I have 3 hosts running a combination of vSAN and NFS (Synology) For the Network I am running 2 x CISCO Small business 300...

PowerCLI Guide

I came across this great post for those wantig to learn PowerCLI and thought I would share it… Enjoy vMan

vRops – Privilege escalation bug

I discovered a new unknown vulnerability in vRops 6.3 on my home lab, this allowed me to obtain the Administrator role from a lower non privileged role… I informed VMware which were very responsive and patched the bug, the announcement from VMWare can be found...