Changing Mounted Script Directory for SolidFire PowerShell Docker Image

Last month the NetApp SolidFire integrations team released the latest PowerShell Tools for managing SolidFire systems. This release (1.3.1.4) is the first release to also include direct support for the module outside of Microsoft Windows operating environments. Leveraging the recently open-sourced .Net Core, this release allows us to deploy the SolidFire PowerShell Tools on Linux, … Read more

Automate Cluster Setup in 12-Steps with ONTAP PowerShell Toolkit 4.1

With the latest release of the ONTAP PowerShell Toolkit, a new set of cluster cmdlets are now available that support cluster setup. The following cmdlets can be used for cluster setup: Add-NcCluster Add-NcClusterNode Get-NcClusterCreateProgress New-NcCluster Let’s walk through the process of using these cmdlets. A FAS2552 two-node switchless cluster will be the example system. The … Read more

PowerShell Hackathon – RTP

Explore How the Dynamic Duo of PowerShell and NetApp Work Together As a task automation and configuration management framework, Microsoft Windows PowerShell enables system administrators to perform tasks on both local and remote Windows systems. They can also perform tasks on storage systems, virtualization hosts, databases, and many other data center components. NetApp® ONTAP® integrated … Read more

Using Connect-SFCluster in SolidFire PowerShell Module

SolidFire’s architecture and API provides a wide range of capabilities. However, implementation of some features, and the collection of some information, requires connecting to both SolidFire Nodes and Clusters. The Connect-SFCluster cmdlet provides the necessary parameters and capabilities to service a wide range of needs. In this post we’ll discuss the Connect-SFCluster cmdlet and the … Read more