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Enhanced Support for Distributed Switches in PowerCLI 4.1.1


Support for managing distributed switches was initially introduced in PowerCLI 4.1. In PowerCLI 4.1.1,  we extend this functionality by making changes to the following cmdlets: Name Description Get-VirtualSwitch Returns both standard and distributed switches. You can filter the retrieved switches by their type. Get-VirtualPortGroup Returns the virtual port groups of the specified standard and distributed Read more...

Managing vSphere Permissions with PowerCLI


vCenter Server and ESX/ESXi hosts determine the level of access for the user by reading the permissions that are assigned to the user. The combination of user name, password, and permissions authorizes the user to perform activities on vSphere server objects. PowerCLI 4.0 U1 introduced a full set of cmdlets for managing vSphere permissions: Name Read more...