This post was originally published on this siteQuick post. I have published my ActiveCluster implementation guide for vSphere Metro Storage Cluster (vMSC). You can find it...
This is just a quick post to recommend that Pure Storage customers or partners working on automation workflows using PowerShell with Server and SAN infrastructure should closely look at using Start-Transcript as a best practice. Today many vendors have invested in developing a PowerShell Module (script/binary) so many scenarios can be automated using PowerShell. In the case with FlashArray there is the Pure Storage PowerShell SDK. Microsoft has excellent documentation here which makes my job easy on how to use the feature.
I use it every time I demo on customers calls or conference speaking. People ask questions which you can script live but once done you might never think of that scenario again. Using Start-Transcript you have an indexable copy of data. The
Different ways to use:
Remember to run Stop-Transcript to open and view the file.