Automation–Orchestrator Runbook Spotlight–Virtual Machine Startup by Priority

Hello Readers/Viewers! Today we are going to take an in depth look at a specific example Runbook – Virtual Machine Startup by Priority Use Case: Ability to query Virtual Machine Manager for Virtual Machines (for more than 1 Virtual Machine) within a Cloud, then start up those Virtual Machines in a specified order (often used… Read more

Automation–Greatest Hits and Blog Reference Guide

Hello again Readers/Viewers! Like my previous post over at “Blog D’Joy”, this post will act as a reference to the various posts that I have done in the past and be updated to include the new ones that I have continued to publish here on Building Clouds! Recently, Jim Britt and I curated that old… Read more

Automation–Orchestrating Hyper-V Replica with System Center for Planned Failover

Hello Readers/Viewers! I am excited to announce the release of my Example Runbooks for Hyper-V Replica (and beyond!) What is included? 56 Example Runbooks! The Runbooks target Windows Server, Windows Server Hyper-V, System Center 2012 SP1 Virtual Machine Manager, System Center 2012 SP1 Service Manager, and Exchange 2 Specific Example Demo Scenarios One with other… Read more