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REST ❤ Swagger, 2 minutes to create an API SDK ⏱ – Codegen Demo – Part 2

REST ❤ Swagger, 2 minutes to create an API SDK ⏱ – Codegen Demo – Part 2
After a short introduction of Swagger Codegen and the context of the demo made for a French vMUG Webinar, we will see how to apply this to VMware products like vCenter and vCloud Director. As this post is following the steps made in the part 1, I strongly encourage you to start with the previous post. Pre-requisites vCenter SDK with Codegen Prepare a client object Get a new session Get some content vCloud Director SDK...

REST ❤ Swagger, 2 minutes to create an API SDK ⏱ – Codegen Demo – Part 1

REST ❤ Swagger, 2 minutes to create an API SDK ⏱ – Codegen Demo – Part 1
On March 30th, I presented a webinar to the French VMUG community on the REST API subject and in particular on the way to generate API SDK clients without writing any code. Slide deck is published (only in french, sorry) here: vupti.me/rls. As said in the slide deck, this presentation was greatly inspired by a VMworld session: {CODE2216E} The art of code that writes code (Kyle Ruddy @ VMware Inc.). I cannot encourage you enough...

Ansible/Day 1 of a newly deployed VM in my home lab

Ansible/Day 1 of a newly deployed VM in my home lab
Ansible is a great tool for someone as lazy as I can be and it helps me daily to automatize some regular or time consuming tasks. Ansible way to manage remote resources Linux based OS is mainly based on SSH protocol when it deals with OS or application customization/settings/configuration. By using public-key authentication mechanism it is possible to avoid using password and being prompt for every action. This post will explain how I setup a...