Using Windows PowerShell and the Compellent Storage Center Command Set for PowerShell, I have created a simple script that performs searches for server and volume objects providing results of each in addition to their related mappings. This can be helpful if you have multiple levels of server or volume folders.
I needed a quick and dirty method to add database copies to other servers in an Exchange 2010 Database Availability Group (DAG). I had three servers, each with 10 databases. Each one of those databases should have a copy on the other two servers. Now, this is painful if you […]
Compellent Enterprise Manager works great for managing your Storage Center environment and providing reports on volume usage and utilization. I was looking for a little different spin on the information. I was looking for a cumulative volume count across an entire Storage Center, plus a total count of replays on […]
I’ve been doing lots of work in the lab lately with Exchange 2010 to understand all the new changes and how it works with the Compellent Storage Center. With Exchange 2010, the concept of Storage Groups no longer exists. Databases are the sole object and are a peer to the […]
Ever needed to export the contents of an entire mailbox (or mailboxes)? The Export-Mailbox cmdlet that is available via the Exchange 2007 PowerShell console can export each mailbox to a PST file. In addition, Import-Mailbox can be used to import the contents of a PST back into an existing Exchange […]