Packer – Vagrant – Ansible – Windows (WinRMTransport Error)

Packer – Vagrant – Ansible – Windows While doing some Packer builds for Windows Server 2012 R2 to be used with Vagrant in order to do some Ansible learning I stumbled across this issue. ansible-playbook -i hosts playbook.yml PLAY [windows] Continue reading Packer – Vagrant – Ansible – Windows (WinRMTransport Error)

PowerCLI – Change vSphere iSCSI Path Selection

Here is just a quick PowerCLI script to change all of your iSCSI datastores to “Round Robin” path selection. The default path selection for all datastores is “Most Recently Used” which means that any given time you will only be Continue reading PowerCLI – Change vSphere iSCSI Path Selection

PowerCLI Script to add Syslog Servers

I was asked earlier about this. So I figured I would throw this together real quick. There was a concern about adding syslog server settings to an enormous number of hosts in a cluster for Log Insight (or other). So Continue reading PowerCLI Script to add Syslog Servers

vSphere 5.1 AutoDeploy

In this guide we will be installing, configuring and using the AutoDeploy feature of vSphere 5.1. This is a great feature to use when you need to deploy many hosts and do not want to configure a local disk to Continue reading vSphere 5.1 AutoDeploy