Cisco UCS PowerTool Suite - PowerShell Modules for Cisco UCS Manager, Cisco IMC, UCS Central

We are pleased to announce the release of Cisco UCS PowerTool Suite Core version 2.2.1 for PowerShell Core. Refer Cisco UCS PowerTool Core Suite for PowerShell Core Modules for Cisco UCS Manager, Cisco IMC, UCS Central

 

Cisco UCS PowerTool suite is a set of PowerShell modules for Cisco UCS Manager, Cisco IMC and Cisco UCS Central that helps in configuration and management of Cisco UCS domains and solutions.


Key Features in Release 2.3.1

  • Support for new features in Cisco IMC Release 3.1(1d)
  • Support for new features in Cisco UCS Central Release 2.0(1b)
  • Support for new features in Cisco UCSM Release 3.2(1d)
  • Updated cmdletAdd-UcsCentralServiceProfileFromTemplateto create Service profile with service profile template
  • Added cmdletGet-UcsCentralPolicyUsage to provide support to fetch policy details for any managed object.

 

Key Features in Release 2.2.1

  • Support for new features in Cisco IMC Release 3.0(1c) and 3.0(2b)
  • Support to launch the UCS Manager HTML GUI automatic login
  • Support to specify the JSON file as input for uploading the hardware profile to HCL Tool
  • Support to collect advisories for the hardware profile in HCL Tool cmdlet
  • Security enhancement to HCL Tool cmdlets

Key Features in Release 2.1.1

  • New cmdlets added to interact with the Cisco UCS Hardware and software Compatibility List (HCL) tool
  • Support for new features in UCS Manager Release 3.1(2)
  • Support for new features in Cisco IMC Release 2.0(10), and 2.0(13)
  • Support for new features in Cisco UCS Central Release 1.5
  • Support to launch KVM session using both in-band and out-of-band management IP addresses in UCS Manager PowerTool
  • Enhancements to ConvertTo-UcsDSCConfig cmdlet to support reading from the log file and to generate the corresponding configuration
  • Support to launch UCS Manager HTML GUI

Your scripts written using PowerTool 1.x will break due to module name changes.

The following table lists the module name changes in this release:

 

Previous Module Name

 

New Module Name

CiscoUcsCentralPS

Cisco.UCSCentral

CiscoImcPS

Cisco.IMC

CiscoUcsPS

Cisco.UCSManager

 

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Documentation:


Reference: Cisco UCS PowerTool Command Reference for Cisco UCS Manager

 

 

External customers - For any queries/feedback on PowerTool, contact Cisco TAC or ucs-powertool@cisco.com or add a discussion to the Cisco Developed Integrations sub-space on Cisco UCS Communities

We are also on Slack - slack requires registration, but the cisco-ucs-powertool channel on powershell team is open invitation to anyone to register here. Once you join the powershell slack team you can join cisco-ucs-powertool channel here


Internal (Cisco) customers and employees - Contact us at ucs-powertool@cisco.comucs-powertool@cisco.comfor support questions and ask-ucs-tme@cisco.com or ask-ucs-pm@cisco.com for roadmap questions and feedback.