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PowerCLI on vRO

Would be great to be able to get PowerCLI Core on the vRO appliance and to be able to paste PowerCLI code straight into a workflow!

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  • Aug 28 2017
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    Jake Robinson commented
    November 30, 2017 08:51

    I've talked to the vRO team about this feature request, and it does not sound like it will be implemented.

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    Jake Robinson commented
    November 30, 2017 08:53

    I believe there will be better orchestration options for PowerCLI once it runs on Linux. I will revisit the underlying request after we release the multi-platform version.

  • Steven Carnes commented
    November 30, 2017 17:32

    :( Sad to see these updates, but happy at the possibilities in the future!

  • Bence Bertalan commented
    December 4, 2017 19:39

    Dear Jake!

    As someone who uses PCLI and vRealize Orchestrator on a daily basis, I have to say extending the vRO functionality with this little addition would spare us 1) a Windows server (If we want to utilize PS, it's the only way right now) 2) a lot of hassle working with JavaScript-based workflows :)
    Anyway I understand that PCLI on a Linux-based appliance is unusual... I hope we'll get the "multi-platform" PCLI soon:)