X
X
Back to the top
X

PowerShell

Active Directory Certificate Services [Part1]

In this post, I will tell you the information to prepare for the installation of a future two-tier PKI infrastructure. What is it AD CS Services Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) provide customizable services for issuing and managing certificates that are used in software security systems that use public key technologies. Features of AD...

continue reading

Script to promote DC with constraints

Hello folks, Recently i have defined with colleagues a specifications document for deploy new domain controllers in existing forest. For this deploy, first constraint is fixed replication ports between domain controllers, please see KB Microsoft . Second constraint is to check the minimal hardware system configuration. Third constraint is verify if flux networks are open...

continue reading

Set acls remotely to a VDI / RDSH Delivery Group

In the same way as the previous blog post, some more automation to maintain a VDI/RDSH environment, and get back to a controlled and clean environment. This blog is a follow up to Remotely clean up Virtual Machines drives – XenDesktop , Expand virtual machines hard disk – automation , XenDesktop XenApp 7.x – vmware / ad...

continue reading

Remotely clean up Virtual Machines drives – XenDesktop

Following up the previous blogs XenDesktop XenApp 7.x – vmware / ad / delivery group notes and descriptions sync and Expand virtual machines hard disk – automation and continue in automated task, I had to clean up the D: drive of different XenDesktop Delivery Group. As there was no security restriction on the D: drive some users used it...

continue reading

XenDesktop XenApp 7.x – vmware / ad / delivery group notes and descriptions sync

Several times i had the need to synchronise Virtual Machine notes (vmware) with Active Directory Computer description. As in big environment, different team are managing each of these components, the need to be able to link an Active Directory computer account to a vm with XenApp / XenDesktop delivery group has often been seen as...

continue reading

List XenApp 6.5 hotfixes with PowerShell

This is a classic but needs to be written somewhere so I can find it again when I need it ! First thing, you need to add the XenApp Powershell snapin : Then you can use few very useful command to gather information and script your deployment / inventory. That’s what you got access to,...

continue reading

Trend ServerProtect 5.80, XenApp 6.5 / PVS

AntiVirus software are always pain in the ass when it’s about delivering desktops through golden images system like Citrix Provisioning Services. It’s changing but still, in most of the company I’m working for there is always the AntiVirus dude who is yelling and requesting to be able to watch / watch and be able to...

continue reading