Workflows

Embotics® vCommander™ Workflows
Embotics vCommander™ provides users with powerful automation to provision and manage virtual and real assets, and save time and money doing so. This is ac...
Tue, 9 May, 2017 at 9:07 AM
Why Am I Getting an APIPA (169.x.x.x) Address?
  When deploying VMs with Windows guest operating systems, you may observe that the assigned IP address is not the address you expe...
Wed, 25 May, 2016 at 11:23 AM
Does Embotics® Provide any Reference Scripts?
Using scripting with your Embotics vCommander™ workflows opens up a world of automation that optimizes operational efficiency. Embotics provides t...
Fri, 13 May, 2016 at 1:39 PM
Using Variables to Specify Email Recipients in Workflows
Prior to vCommander™ 4.7.2, email notifications were configured for service requests and service workflows in a related email notifications tab. These ...
Tue, 9 May, 2017 at 9:14 AM
Why Can’t I Target a Cluster in a Deployment Destination?
Attempting to create a new deployment destination in vCommander™, you find you are unable to select a cluster as the target. The Next button only ...
Thu, 19 May, 2016 at 4:55 PM
Why Can’t I Create a Deployment Destination for Fencing?
Attempting to set up vCommander™ for deployment of fenced services, you find that you are unable to enable isolated (fenced) networks because th...
Wed, 25 May, 2016 at 11:29 AM
Creating Step Dependencies in Workflows
vCommander workflows may be configured to run only when a certain condition exists. When configuring a workflow comprised of one or more condition...
Thu, 19 May, 2016 at 4:52 PM
Automating Customer Onboarding
  Embotics vCommander multi-tenancy is very powerful and flexible, and allows for completely unique experiences for each organization’s members, wh...
Tue, 9 May, 2017 at 2:38 PM
Automatically Expanding Partitions on Resized Disks
This article describes a solution you can use to automatically expand an existing partition to use all of the space on a disk that’s been...
Mon, 30 May, 2016 at 8:26 AM
“The vCenter Server is unable to decrypt passwords stored in the customization specification.”
Problem Following a vCenter upgrade, vCommander deployments that rely on customization specifications fail, and the error message “The vCenter Server...
Thu, 18 May, 2017 at 10:06 AM