Connect-VMSan

Associates a host bus adapter with a virtual storage area network (SAN).

Syntax

Connect-VMSan
       [-CimSession <CimSession[]>]
       [-ComputerName <String[]>]
       [-Credential <PSCredential[]>]
       [-Name] <String>
       -WorldWideNodeName <String[]>
       -WorldWidePortName <String[]>
       [-Passthru]
       [-WhatIf]
       [-Confirm]
       [<CommonParameters>]
Connect-VMSan
       [-Name] <String>
       -HostBusAdapter <CimInstance[]>
       [-Passthru]
       [-WhatIf]
       [-Confirm]
       [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Connect-VMSan cmdlet associates a host bus adapter with a virtual storage area network (SAN).

Examples

Example 1

PS C:\> Connect-VMSan -Name Production -WorldWideNodeName C003FF0000FFFF00 -WorldWidePortName C003FF5778E50002

Associates the virtual storage area network (SAN) named Production with the host bus adapter having the specified world wide node name and world wide port name.

Required Parameters

-HostBusAdapter

Specifies the host bus adapter to be associated with the virtual storage area network (SAN).

Type:CimInstance[]
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Name

Specifies the name of the virtual storage area network (SAN) with which the host bus adapter is to be associated.

Type:String
Aliases:SanName
Position:0
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-WorldWideNodeName

Specifies the world wide node name of the host bus adapter to be associated with the virtual storage area network (SAN).

Type:String[]
Aliases:Wwnn, NodeName, Wwnns, NodeNames, WorldWideNodeNames, NodeAddress
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-WorldWidePortName

The port world wide name of the host bus adapter to be associated with the virtual storage area network (SAN).

Type:String[]
Aliases:Wwpn, PortName, Wwpns, PortNames, WorldWidePortNames, PortAddress
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-CimSession

Runs the cmdlet in a remote session or on a remote computer. Enter a computer name or a session object, such as the output of a New-CimSession or Get-CimSession cmdlet. The default is the current session on the local computer.

Type:CimSession[]
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ComputerName

Specifies one or more Hyper-V hosts where the host bus adapter is to be associated with the virtual storage area network (SAN). NetBIOS names, IP addresses, and fully qualified domain names are allowable. The default is the local computer. Use localhost or a dot (.) to specify the local computer explicitly.

Type:String[]
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:cf
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Credential

Specifies one or more user accounts that have permission to perform this action. The default is the current user.

Type:PSCredential[]
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Passthru

Specifies that a Microsoft.HyperV.Powershell.VMSan object is to be passed through to the pipeline representing the virtual storage area network (SAN) to be associated with the host bus adapter.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:wi
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Outputs

None by default; Microsoft.HyperV.Powershell.VMSan if PassThru is specified.