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PowerCLI Docker Image Updated

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With the official releases of PowerShell 6 Core and PowerCLI 10.0, I am happy to announce that the PowerCLICore Docker image has been updated with all the latest packages! In the new build, we’re running the latest PhotonOS container, more streamlined than ever! Our PhotonOS team has been hard at work making it easy to Read more...

PowerCLI Beta

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The PowerCLI Beta containing support for MacOS and Linux is LIVE! How to participate: Log in to the VMware Community and read this first! Join the Community discussions in the beta forum Join us on VMware {Code} Slack in the #PowerCLI channel! That’s it for now! Happy Automating! ❤️Jake Read more...

Windows Defender reports false positive for PowerShell Modules

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Over the weekend, Microsoft released a Windows Defender signature file that falsely reports many PowerShell modules, including PowerCLI as containing a virus. This is a FALSE POSITIVE widely affecting the PowerShell community. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/40fa56dd-b73f-456a-9d97-cdb4500bc7ed/latest-updates-indicated-peasectoa-infection-?forum=WindowsDefenderATPPreview There is no official statement from Microsoft yet, but the PowerCLI community on VMware {Code} has been working overtime! Here’s what you Read more...

Powershell Core 6.0 Released

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It’s an exciting time for infrastructure automation! PowerShell Core 6.0 enables us to use the same amazing automation framework on Mac and Linux, opening the door for many more automation opportunities in your infrastructure. I want to personally congratulate everyone at Microsoft and the PowerShell community that made this dream a reality. The amount of Read more...

Thoughts around PowerCLI and the Powershell Gallery

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I am *very* excited to share some thoughts and possibilities for PowerCLI. Packaging and Installation are big areas we have been looking at. We have heard loud and clear that our customers wanted to embrace modules and in our recent releases we have moved away from snapins into modules. We’re now looking at how we package the modules Read more...