The VMware vSphere Update Manager PowerCLI Installation and Administration Guide, provides information about installing and using the Update Manager PowerCLI. The Update Manager PowerCLI contains cmdlets for managing software patches and baselines, and scanning and remediating virtual machines and hosts.
Intended Audience
This book is intended for administrators who need to install and use Update Manager PowerCLI.
Note All Update Manager PowerCLI users are expected to be familiar with the VMware vSphere PowerCLI cmdlets, VMware vSphere administration, VMware vSphere Update Manager, and the Windows operating system. For more information about the functionality of Update Manager, see the Update Manager Administration Guide.
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