Assigning permissions to a volume through the NetApp PowerShell Toolkit

As part of my work to automate as much as I can, both to reduce time and increase consistency, I was looking for a way to assign permissions to a newly created volume which was providing a CIFS share through our NetApp FAS unit. Normally I would use the Get/Set-Acl cmdlets that are provided through
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Using Add-Type in a PowerShell script that is run as a Scheduled Task

I like using objects in PowerShell, they make management and scripting easier as your are dealing with named sets of information and not having to find objects in numbered arrays or use dictionaries. That means however that a lot of my scripts start off with a block that looks a little like this: $UserDefinition =
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Customising the NetScaler 11 User Interface – Adding Extra Content

I am finally getting round to playing with NetScaler 11, and working on a side-by-side migration from our working 10.5 installation. The configuration of all of the services, servers, monitors etc has all been pretty smooth sailing. However, the customisation of the user interface has been somewhat challenging. With one hand, Citrix have given us
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Citrix StoreFront ‘Group View’ – An Alternative to Folder View

We have a StoreFront set up, in which User Subscriptions are disabled and so every application is subscribed to a user. Our applications are defined in folders in the XenDesktop site for ease of finding the applications. The folders were added after we discovered that everything was just chucked together in one big group in
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Citrix Director: Cannot Initiate Remote Assistance Session

This is more of a dialog of the process that I went through in troubleshooting an issue. This particular issue I think would be rare, as there are only a few situations where total closure from the Internet is actually required or implemented, but the process itself provides a potentially useful guide on logging and
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Installing Nimble Connection Manager Toolkit Silently

If you want to install the Nimble Connection Manager for Windows silently, you will need to specify a couple of options at the command line: Setup-NimbleNWT-x64.2.2.3.432.exe /S /v/qb- INSTALLDIR=\””C:\Program Files\Nimble Storage\”” NLOGSDIR=\””C:\Program Files\Nimble Storage\Logs\”” /norestart The important section is the NLOGSDIR. If this option is not specified then you will get a MSIEXEC Error 1606:
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