Work Philosophy - Part 1/10

While coming back from the Global Powershell & DevOps summit in April of 2016, I had a chance to think about HOW I perform my job currently, and HOW I want to be performing it eventually, and what are the items that get me there. This ultimately became my philosophy of work, and maybe this will spur you on to think about how you do the work that you do daily.

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HPE Synergy Automation - Creating Server Profiles

HPE OneView offers multiple ways to automate the infrastructure in the datacenter. The basis for automating the hardware are server profiles and server templates. Deploying templates can be simplistic but with a little additional code, this simple concept can be expanded to automatically deploy templates to profiles and wait for the creation of the profiles to complete.

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HPE Synergy Automation - An Introduction

I recently finished a very large project to automate the deployment of physical servers on the HPE platform without using DSC, Puppet, or Chef. This series will be not only to document this process for myself but also for others who work with HPE servers and are looking to automate their server deployments and keep them consistent and quick.

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Exchange 2010 and Active Directory Crashes Windows Powershell

Normally there is not an issue importing the Active Directory module when using Exchange Remoting, but once in a while there are conflicts which cause the Windows PowerShell instance to crash. Sometimes unconventional workarounds fix the issue temporarily, at least enough to do your work. There were some good reminders that came out of this as well for the future.

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