Automation

The String Replace Map activity takes an input string, and replaces all occurrences of characters/strings based on a map table. In Europe we are normally more concerned with preserving non English Language characters in pieces of text than removing them, so when i got asked about this it was an interesting reversal of a problem I…

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Martin Cotter
Mar 2, 2015
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Welcome to Part 4 of Hyper-V Integration Activities for NetIQ Aegis. This is a 4 part cool tool Activity Library which will introduce and extend the functionality with new activities in each part bringing the power of Aegis Automation to Hyper-V environments.

Martin Cotter
Feb 25, 2015
11:23 am
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But the fire is so delightful. And since we have no place to go, Let it snow, Let it snow, Let it snow! (props to Sammy Cahn and Jule Styne). It’s true, I love a good snow storm, dustings are a joke, 4 inches of snow is decent, 1 foot or more of snow is…

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Tobin Isenberg
Jan 27, 2015
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“The only constant in life is change.” Certainly a cliché, but very characteristic for Data Center IT, in 2015 more than ever. Business inevitably requires change, but with that change comes the opportunity for improvement, consolidation and increased efficiency. So nothing to be afraid of. Right? Well… if you have the right tools. And, if…

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jdebaer
By: jdebaer
Jan 13, 2015
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Joe Rogers article Yeah, there’s a module for that showed how easy it is to create your own module with the Module Builder.   If like me you don’t want to be trawling through loads of alerts and doing root cause analysis, you’ll probably want to have an automation layer between you and the monitoring software filtering…

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Martin Cotter
Nov 18, 2014
11:33 am
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The “Aegis Automation Workflows in 5 Minutes” cool-tool blog series shows examples of Aegis workflows which deliver value in as little as 5 minutes development time – all using out of the box activities! Aegis workflows can be forever evolving, and while these workflows fulfill a purpose, you may for example want to extend a…

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Martin Cotter
Sep 22, 2014
2:37 pm
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In this workflow I have 3 levels of escalation

Martin Cotter
Sep 15, 2014
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This 5 minute workflow tackles the tedious problem of updating local passwords for an account across multiple Linux systems.

Martin Cotter
Sep 10, 2014
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This 5 minute workflow will connect to all your Cisco Network Devices and save their running configuration to disk. This could be done on a schedule, before upgrades or just to verify the configuration hasn

Martin Cotter
Sep 3, 2014
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There are many ways to detect Disabled User accounts, in this 5 minute workflow I will use the Directory Resource Administrator Adapter for Aegis to interact with Active Directory. Accounts can be for many reason, disabled manually by an administrator to automatically when the account expires.

Martin Cotter
Aug 27, 2014
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