On this page, I list different tools from my toolbox I'm using on daily basis or I have created to help me be more effective or competitive.

VMware Information Services
  • Virtual NewsLetter (VMware TAM Source) - a regular newsletter with information related to VMware technologies.
  • VMware Security Advisories - VMware Security Advisories document remediation for security vulnerabilities that are reported in VMware products.

VMware vSphere Community Tools
  • ESXi : vsish (VMkernel Sys Info Shell) - What is VMware vsish?
  • VMware ESXi SCSI Sense Code Decoder
  • As-Built-Report - A collection of PowerShell scripts to generate as-built reports on the configuration of datacentre infrastructure in Text, XML, HTML, and MS Word formats.
  • GOVC - govc is a vSphere CLI built on top of govmomi. The CLI is designed to be a user-friendly CLI alternative to the GUI and well suited for automation tasks. It also acts as a test harness for the govmomi APIs and provides working examples of how to use the APIs.
  • VMW-CLI - vmw-cli is a CLI client used to login and interact with It provides an interface for programmatic query and download of VMware product binaries.
Tools for automated vSphere environments documentation
  • As-Built-Report - A collection of PowerShell scripts to generate as-built reports on the configuration of datacentre infrastructure in Text, XML, HTML and MS Word formats.
  • vDocumentation - vDocumentation provides a community-created set of PowerCLI scripts that produce infrastructure documentation of vSphere environments in CSV or Excel file format.
VMware vSphere Tools developed by me

VDSCLI - CLI for VMware Virtual Distributed Switch

Some of my other scripts published on GitHub

Non-VMware related tools

Below are some infrastructure tools/products I developed in the past ...

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