Tag Archive: VMs

Sep 06

PowerCLI Script to Start VMs in a Predefined Order

The discussion lead to what happens if you lose everything, say in the event of a power failure or something like that. We did not get to deep into designing the infrastructure correctly to make sure things like that do not happen we focused on the “Well what if it did?”

Dec 14

PowerCLI Script to Shutdown My Home Lab

Ran across a PowerCLI script that can be used to shutdown your virtual infrastructure written by Alan Renouf and thought it would be pretty handy to use to automate shutting down my home lab. The original script attempts to shutdown VMs “cleanly” using Shutdown-VMGuest. Shutdown-VMGuest attempts to shutdown the VMs OS and requires that VM …

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