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WebCommander wraps up PowerCLI scripts for easy consumption

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Helping your end users help themselves can be easier said than done.

For administrators who have developed handy PowerCLI scripts and want to present them to end users without giving access to the vSphere Client, there's a VMware Fling called WebCommander. WebCommander uses a Web-based GUI to display icons attached to scripts that can perform certain troubleshooting and maintenance tasks.

A user with the proper clearance will be able to access this self-service portal to run various scripts, such as deploying a VM.

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