UCS - Persist WWNN & WWPN With New Service Profile From Template

I have been looking for an excuse to blog about something other than CloudGateway and thankfully, I finally found it today (aww c'mon Citrix, you know I love you baby). I had someone ask me how they could create a new Service Profile from a Service Profile template while retaining the WWNN and WWPNs from their existing profile. The reason behind this was that the old profile was no longer going to be used, but it was already zoned into the SAN. So if we could duplicate the WWNN and WWPNs we wouldn't have to zone the new profile into…

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Back Home, Varrow, and NetScalers... oh my?

That was a long blogging break wasn't it? I just realized I haven't posted here in 7 months. I have an excuse for 4 of them: I was at the Signal Basic Officer Leadership course at Fort Gordon, GA. It was a good learning experience, I got my Security+, improved my public speaking skills, made some good friends, and learned quite a bit about satellite and radio communications. Since returning home, I've also completed the first half of my CCNA - becoming CCENT certified in the process. I've been working at , a VAR in Greensboro since July and I am…

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