Catching Virtual Machine questions with PowerCLI

As part of our VM-template, template-VM conversion process at work (which I’ve automated via a webpage as discussed in my previous post “Executing Powershell using PHP and IIS“), I had to find a way to handle the VM question “This VM has questions that must be answered before the operation can continue” when attempting to […]

Importing to VUM results in an error

In order to install cross_cisco-vem-v140- to our vCenter 5 / ESXi 5 / Cisco 1000V environment we attempted to add the following VEM to VMware Update Manager (VUM): (extracted from Unfortunately on first attempt we received an error along the lines of “invalid vendor code CSCO in patch metadata, another vendor code with […]