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Cisco and Microsoft continue their ongoing enhancements to the
integrations of their operations and automation tools to help IT
organizations achieve greater efficiencies. Cisco UCS™ was designed to
help optimize IT operations. We created a broad partner ...
In an effort to better serve the growing UCS Director community and to
better host our growing UCS Director Workflows library, we are excited
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The Cisco UCS PowerTool suite is a set of PowerShell modules for Cisco
UCS Manager, Cisco IMC (C-Series stand-alone servers) and Cisco UCS
Central that help in configuration and management of Cisco UCS domains
and solutions. The Cisco UCS PowerTool Suite ...
If you have Cisco UCS and VMware ESXi in your data center environment,
and you have not taken a look at this management pack yet, you should!
Here's why; Significant Functionality in a Single Pack The VMware and
Cisco development teams have worked closely...
Guest Blog by Ron Graham Ron Graham had served as a Data Center
Architect and Systems Engineer for some of the largest IT companies in
the U.S. including Cisco Systems, NetApp, Sun Microsystems, and Oracle.
He is currently working for Cisco Systems as a B...
As a Scot, I have a natural predisposition – almost a gene – for money
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Did you know? It takes over 500 screens to install just the
prerequisites and SQL server for a complete System Center Installation.
Here is a prerequisite list from Microsoft; Microsoft's PowerShell
Deployment Toolkit (PDT) solves exactly this. It install...
With earlier releases of PowerTool (prior to 220.127.116.11), to get different
UCS servers multiple cmdlets needs to be executed. Suppose I have 3 UCS
domains, with 2 UCS domains containing UCS B-series and C-series servers
and 3rd domain containing UCS M-series...
I wrote a script for a coworker who was at a customer site and needed to
collect information from every blade in every UCS in the customer’s data
center. The information to be collected was Server Service Profile
Adapter Firmware Version CIMC Firmware Ver...
We are attempting to leverage PowerTool to retrieve driver version details based on an uploaded hardware profile. We can complete the process from end-to-end. However, we cannot seem to get any more information other than the VIC (CNA) driver information....
This script can be referred for configuring bare metal with vMedia policy.
Below are the global parameter which must be set before executing script according your requirement.
# Global Variables$ImageFileName = 'VMware-ESXi-6.7.0-9484548-Custom-Cis...
Hello, we want to configure raid in one of our cisco hx220c m5 nodes, however, the default raid controller(hx-sas-m5) doesn't support the raid. Therefore, it would be very helpful if anyone could suggest to me a raid controller that will be supported by t...
This script allows you to Create, Modify or Clear LDAP Group. You can use this feature for multiple IMC server or single IMC server. This sample script takes csv file as input for multiple IMC server LDAP group configuration. If you don't pass csv file ...
This script gives overall server status of IMC server.
The overall server status is calculated by IMC UI based on the IMC faults and their severity
Please provide me any comments, concerns or suggestions!