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TIP: Using TrueSight QueryEventByID and RetrieveQueryResults Complex Types in PowerShell

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Recently I was working on piece of code which retrieves TrueSight alert information. I got stuck with “Invalid Long Type:” – Doesn’t make sense right? Come lets see it detail! Consider you have an alert ID like “mc.pncell_[HOSTNAME].1a5ed3bb.0” using the below snippet you can retrieve the result (resultHandle) param ( $AlertID ) try { $Url = […]

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Tip: Retrieve servicenow CI item values using REST API (Turn on Display Value)

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In my last blog post I shared about ‘Scripted REST API’ getDisplayValue() tip. Now, here lets see Out of the Box option. When we query the CI with a query “sysparm_query=name=$($ConfigurationItem)&sysparm_limit=1” param ( $ConfigurationItem = ‘Car-3’ ) try { $Uri = “https://dev42835.service-now.com/api/now/table/cmdb_ci?sysparm_query=name=$($ConfigurationItem)&sysparm_limit=1” $admin = “admin” $password = “admin” | ConvertTo-SecureString -AsPlainText -Force $Credential = New-Object pscredential […]

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Create VSTS Build Definitions using PowerShell

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For my current project assignment I was asked to share a PowerShell script which creates VSTS build + phase dynamically. To make this blog short let me show a simple build definitions sample. With no wait here is the code $Token = “Personal Access Token” $Authentication = [Text.Encoding]::ASCII.GetBytes(“:$Token”) $Authentication = [System.Convert]::ToBase64String($Authentication) $Headers = @{ Authorization […]