Get-SMServerInventory

Gets the basic inventory information of a server.

Syntax

Get-SMServerInventory
   [-AsJob]
   [-CimSession <CimSession[]>]
   [-ComputerName <String>]
   [-ThrottleLimit <Int32>]
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Get-SMServerInventory cmdlet gets basic inventory information of a server. Server Manager inventories all local and remote machines that you place under management.

Examples

Example 1: Get a server inventory

PS C:\>Get-SMServerInventory

This command gets a server inventory for the local computer.

Optional Parameters

-AsJob

Runs the cmdlet as a background job. Use this parameter to run commands that take a long time to complete.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-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[]
Aliases:Session
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ComputerName

Specifies a name of a computer.

Type:String
Aliases:CN
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ThrottleLimit

Specifies the maximum number of concurrent operations that can be established to run the cmdlet. If this parameter is omitted or a value of 0 is entered, then Windows PowerShell® calculates an optimum throttle limit for the cmdlet based on the number of CIM cmdlets that are running on the computer. The throttle limit applies only to the current cmdlet, not to the session or to the computer.

Type:Int32
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Outputs

Microsoft.Management.Infrastructure.CimInstance#MSFT_ServerInventory