Cisco UCS Power Scripting Finalist & Update #4
|Alberto Yanes||New UCS Domain Config|
|UCS Manager LDAP Config|
|Joshua Barton||UCS Backup|
|vCheck UCS Plugins|
|Matt Oswalt||NetApp Storage True-Up|
Vote on your favorite scripts on the Communities and be sure to Tweet about them with the hashtag #CiscoScripts.
Not to be left out, there were a bunch of submissions since update #3.
Build a UCS Environment for Citrix XenDesktop
“I have never written a script using any method prior to this one, and because of the power of the ConvertTo-UCS cmdlet, I was able to write the entire script in about a week.
For me, this was the real power of the tool… an amateur like me, having zero experience, writing a script that fully configured an environment from scratch, following all best practices developed jointly by Cisco and Citrix.”
Check UCS Inventory against a Field Notice
Submitted by Community user cgagliar123, this one-line script checks the chassis PSU serial numbers against a Cisco Field Notice.
Custom User Labels for Servers
Doron Chosnek, a Cisco Technical Solutions Architect, submitted a script that changes the user labels to reflect the server’s actual configuration. He even included a video showing the script in action!
vCheck UCS Plugins
Joshua Barton extended Alan Renouf‘s vCheck framework to include UCS.
Cisco Software Engineer Chaitra Sudarshana submitted an inventory script to capture all hardware and firmware information.
UCS Health Check
Cisco Solutions Architect Chris Shockey script validates the overall health of a UCS instance to be sure it is ready for any major change activity.
Default UCS Custom Script Template
Also by Chris, this script is meant to help others with their UCS scripts and error handling. It will overcome most common scripting errors that may occur while interacting with UCS.
UCS Health Check 2.1
Cisco Consulting System Engineer Brandon Beck updated his script. It produces some fantastic looking output.
Maybe you could use them in your environment? To review all of the scripts head over to the Cisco Communities.