Ask OpBot – Part 2: Check the VM console screens remotely?
When trouble shooting virtual machines or most systems in general, you want to check what is visible on the console. Getting this information remotely is not just great, it can be essential to save time and recover a system as quick as possible.
That is the moment where OpBot comes in handy and you can access your VMware vSphere from anywhere you like using Slack chat (or Rocket.Chat, if you prefer on-premise). OpBot is up and running in minutes!
The VMware vSphere API offers the possibility of saving a console screenshot to a image file. OpBot uses that feature to create and upload the image to your chat window. Doesn´t matter if its your desktop, tablet or smartphone.
Read the entire article here, Ask OpBot – Part 2: Check the VM console screens remotely?
via the fine folks at opvizor.