PowerShell OVF Helper

This page is a collection of preconfigured PowerShell OVF/OVA deployment snippets. The idea is to speed up the deployment process if you have to deploy multiple appliances, have to redeploy because of wrong input, or want to save the file as reference for future deployments.
Just fill out the prepared variables like you usually do using the vSphere Client and run the script. All templates are using the same sequence and help texts from the deployment wizard. Optional configuration options can be commented out. If options have a default value, they are pre-filled.

OVF Templates by Product Name

  • VMware NSX-T 3.0
  • VMware NSX-T 2.5
  • VMware NSX-T 2.4
  • VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x
  • VMware Cloud Director 10.x
  • VMware vRealize Operations Manager 8.1
  • VMware vRealize Orchestrator 8.1
  • VMware vSphere Integrated Containers
  • VMware ESXi Virtual Appliance

  • OVF Templates by supported OVA Files

    The ova files listed here are verified to work with the template. Newer or older versions might also work.

  • VMware NSX-T 3.0
  • VMware NSX-T 2.5
  • VMware NSX-T 2.4
  • VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x
  • VMware Cloud Director 10.x
  • VMware vRealize Operations Manager 8.1
  • VMware vRealize Orchestrator 8.1
  • VMware vSphere Integrated Containers
  • VMware ESXi Virtual Appliance
  • Please leave a comment when you have issues with the deployment. Additional feature requests are also welcome.