31 08, 2015

vRealize Automation: Troubleshooting Mail Configuration (or notification) Issues

By | 2016-12-11T15:25:01+00:00 August 31st, 2015|vCAC, Virtualization, vRA|2 Comments

On a couple of engagements in the recent past, I encountered situations where I was configuring Inbound/Outbound mail for newly-installed vRealize Automation environments.  Despite assurances from mail admins that settings provided to me by them were correct, I found that mail didn't just work smoothly and I had to do some minor investigations. There isn't [...]

3 04, 2010

Cleaning up after sending SMTP mail in Powershell

By | 2016-12-11T15:25:09+00:00 April 3rd, 2010|Powershell|2 Comments

I like exporting and sending the results of my Powershell scripts via SMTP mail.  That obviously require some sort of temporary location to hold my data while I am working on things.  However, I also try to stay away from dumping the temporary contents into TEMP or TMP.  I want to keep my junk separate [...]