PowerShell User Group event – June 2016 in London in Rackspace

I would like to thank you all for attending PowerShell User Group in London in Rackspace. Please find PowerShell Pester code from my session on GitHub. Thank you Josh Atwell for your first session and thank you Matt Penny for your fantastic sketch notes. https://twitter.com/Josh_Atwell/status/748231060052385792 https://twitter.com/salisbury_matt/status/748257069644546048 https://twitter.com/salisbury_matt/status/748496075003170816 https://twitter.com/salisbury_matt/status/748497813827366913

Pass-through wired or wireless (Wi-Fi) NIC to VM using Hyper-V Discrete Device Assignment (DDA) in Windows Server 2016

Hyper-V Discrete Device Assignment (DDA) was developed for attaching (passing through) video adapters into virtual machines. This feature exists on other hypervisors (for example VMDirectPath I/O passthrough on VMware ESXi) for a long time and it is used to virtualize applications that can leverage GPU hardware. Such applications are used for example for scientific calculations […]

Modify disk classifications in Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) using PowerShell

Do you need to modify large number of disk classifications in System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)? It is very simple in PowerShell. Get-SCVMHost -VMMServer MyVMMserver -ComputerName MyHyperV -OutVariable vmHost | Format-Table -Property FQDN, ProcessorModel $storageClassification = Get-SCStorageClassification -Name ‘My disk class’ Get-SCStorageDisk -VMHost $vmHost[0] -OutVariable hostDisk | Format-Table -Property Name, Classification $hostDisk | Set-SCStorageDisk […]