Cheng's Random Thoughts on System Management

Senior Program Manager, MSD

August, 2008

  • How to collect WinRM traces

    Since “ How to collect SCVMM traces ” and “ What to do when I have hosts in Needs Attention state? ” are published, we've seen requests on how to further debug WinRM/WMI issues that lead to VMM AddHosts failures. It’s...
  • DFS on VMM Library

    We have seen some questions around DFS and VMM Library. Here is an attempt to explain how VMM would behave when deployed in such an environment and what customers should expect before doing so. First of all, what is DFS ? DFS stands for Distributed...
  • VMM and PowerShell

    We, at SCVMM team, have made our automation and integration stories super easy and fun through the powerful PowerShell interface. And the reason we chose PowerShell is that it is not only a powerful commandline tool for IT admins, it also provides strong...