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Reporting, Monitoring and Diagnostics with PowerCLI

by Hal Rottenberg

This deep dive course will show you how to harness the power of PowerCLI for your vSphere 4 environment.

What you'll learn

This deep dive course will show you how to harness the power of PowerCLI for your vSphere 4 environment. You'll walk away from this course able to generate detailed reports about hosts, VMs and storage, able to monitor and analyze workloads and resources in order to optimize the virtual infrastructure's performance, and able to use command-line tools to reduce troubleshooting time. Since this is an advanced course, to get the most out of it you should have a solid understanding of working with vSphere and virtualization concepts. Some experience with command-line administration and PowerShell is helpful but not required.

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About the author

Hal Rottenberg is a system engineer, Microsoft PowerShell MVP, and VMware vExpert living in Woodstock, Georgia. He has over thirteen years of experience in IT while working for such large enterprises as Hewlett-Packard, IBM, and The Home Depot. When it comes to IT, Hal's passions are automation and virtualization. He is well-known in sysadmin circles for co-hosting the PowerScripting Podcast, and heading up the PowerShellCommunity organization. He is also the author of a book titled "Managing V... more

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